How Chess Can Make You Rich
A grandmaster and financial advisor look at investing through the tactics of the chessboard to get a more objective view of how to become rich.
Top 10 U.S. Public Pensions by Private Equity Investments and Returns
A new study finds private equity is public pensions’ top-performing asset class.
Raymond James Highlights Women’s Achievements, Tech Updates
The firm attracts a record number of attendees, including 29 prospective advisors, to its 20th annual event for female reps.
New Hire Roundup: Vanguard’s McNabb to Serve Additional Term at ICI
Meanwhile, Dynasty Financial Partners announced a new partnering with Nova Wealth Advisors.
IRS Prods Lawmakers to Pass Tax Extenders
Senate Finance Chairman Wyden prodded Congress after the IRS warned that failure to act could disrupt tax filing season.
20 Best & Worst States for Pension Funding
Data from S&P shows the health of public retirement funds.
10 Best Cities for Jobs in Financial Services: 2014
Several cities debut on Accounting Principals’ annual list on financial services jobs.
Some Female Nonprofit Execs Earn 23% Less Than Men
Also, bigger nonprofits were less likely than smaller ones to have female CEOs, a report from GuideStar found.
Lots of Testimony, Much Dissent on Retirement Fixes
Senate Finance hears plenty of suggestions (including from John Bogle) for boosting savings, but also that the idea of a retirement crisis is overblown.
Treasury, IRS Issue New Guidance to Curb Corporate Tax Inversions
The Treasury Department and IRS issued guidance late Monday to reduce the tax benefits of corporate inversions.