SEC Rejects Non-Transparent ETFs
The SEC rejected plans by BlackRock and Precidian Investments to open a new type of ETF that wouldn’t disclose holdings daily.
Enforcement Roundup: Standard Chartered to Pay $300M, Cut Services
In another enforcement action, the SEC charged a former bank exec and his friend with insider trading.
One Golf Course That's Great for Stock Tips
The Oakley Country Club in Watertown, Massachusetts, would seem to be the biggest hotbed of alleged insider trading since SAC Capital.
Built for Tactical Moves: Direxion CEO Talks Leveraged, Inverse ETFs
Direxion CEO Daniel D. O’Neill speaks to Research magazine about how leveraged and inverse ETFs can help advisors profit from important market developments.
New Hire Roundup: Focus Financial Adds Five
This week in new hires, Focus Financial announced five new hires, JHS Capital welcomed Mark Palsson, and Eric Falkeis became president and COO of Direxion.
Roubini: Minimal Growth ‘at Best’ in 2013
The legendary bear says tax hikes on wealthy Americans and government spending cuts will have a severe impact on economic growth in the United States this year.
Few Apply for Top BoE Spot
The list of candidates to succeed Mervyn King as governor of the Bank of England is smaller than expected, with many potential candidates disqualified because of recent investigations into bank misdeeds, and two of the top contenders off the list by choice.
Global Investing and Election: 6 Key Strategies by 6 Top Analysts
To sort out the pros and cons of international investing this election season, AdvisorOne went straight to the source for some of the best commentary from thought leaders in asset management.
Spanish Banks Downgraded as Cyprus Seeks Bailout
The troubled eurozone continued to experience turmoil as Moody’s downgraded 28 Spanish banks and Cyprus requested a bailout that could amount to more than half its economy.
No 3-Peat in 2012: Goldman’s O’Neill on Economy
The analyst takes an above-consensus view on U.S. and global growth rates for this year.