State Pensions Seek Higher Returns Through Alts
Ramped-up use of alternative investments has paid off for states, but sometimes it comes back to bite them.
Iran Nuke Deal Could Spur Economic Growth
The agreement, breaching a 30-year impasse, indicates an easing of sanctions that could happen fairly quickly and in a variety of key areas.
Overseas Investing Always a Part of Goodrich’s Strategy
John Goodrich’s 25 years spent in Guam give him a competitive advantage in international investing for his clients. He chooses by country, region and sector.
Can Hedge Funds Save Troubled Pension Funds?
A new vision of hedge funds is emerging in which they could have a much bigger role to play in portfolio management.
Top 10 Threats Facing Investors, Small Businesses
NASAA warns that investors and small businesses should be on high alert in light of new rules under the JOBS Act.
Pipe Down: How to Play the New Oil Boom Without All the Risk
Many advisors are using an ETN that focuses solely on the beneficiaries of the oil and gas boom, not the boom itself.
Will New Norway Government Help Prosperity?
There’s an old adage that says, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Norway seems to disagree.
The More Things Change: The 2013 Broker-Dealers of the Year
This is the 23rd year that Investment Advisor invited producing representatives of IBDs to rate their BDs on 14 specific categories.
Top Portfolio Products: First Trust Launches Managed-Futures ETF
Global X offers an MLP and energy infrastructure ETF, while DMS Funds rolls out a Poland-focused index fund.
NASDAQ Dividend Achievers: Proven Performance
When it comes to consistently rising dividends, execution and excellence are paramount.