PIMCO’s Ivascyn to Challenge Gross With Unconstrained Fund
The new group CIO is about to go head to head with Bill Gross in the fastest-growing segment of fixed income: unconstrained funds.
Retirement Income Experts Convene at IRI Conference
Political analyst Stuart Rothenberg will discuss the current political landscape of the retirement industry.
SEC Probes PIMCO Total Return ETF; Firm Says It's Cooperating
“We believe our pricing procedures are entirely appropriate and in keeping with industry best practices,” a firm spokesman said.
Gene Fama to Keynote 5th Annual Morningstar ETF Conference
Strategic beta, emerging markets, active management and alternatives are among this year's topics, as well as a keynote presentation from economist and Nobel laureate Eugene Fama.
Annuity Sales Hit 3-Year High: IRI
Citing Beacon Research and Morningstar, IRI said both fixed and variable annuities had the highest sales in three years.
F-Squared Investments Says Regulators Consider Civil Action
F-Squared Investments, one of the largest managers of ETF investment products, said U.S. regulators were considering a civil action over performance claims.
Top Portfolio Products: Incapital Launches Farmer Mac Notes Program
Meanwhile, a new partnership between PwC and Salesforce.com allows wealth managers to use the cloud for numerous functions.
Allianz Backs ‘Legend’ Bill Gross as PIMCO Total Return Lags
“We want Bill Gross to work as CIO for as long as he is willing and able,” says Allianz board member Jay Ralph.
Worries Peak on Puerto Rico Utilities Debt After New Bankruptcy Law
After debt-restructuring bill’s passage, bondholders watch to see if the commonwealth's electric utility will make Tuesday payment; two fund companies sue to declare law unconstitutional.
New Hire Roundup: BNY Mellon Announces Organizational Changes
Commonfund's president and CEO Verne Sedlacek will step down; Sarr to head ESG investing at Northern Trust Asset Management.