Experimenting With New Compensation Models
The variety of fee structures is growing, as advisors fine-tune offerings for a changing client base.
Coal: Energetic Results
Natural Resource Partners (NRP) is a master limited partnership headquartered in Houston, with its operations headquarters in Huntington, W. Va. NRP is principally engaged in the business of owning and managing mineral reserve properties. NRP primarily owns coal, aggregate, and oil & gas reserves across the United States that generate...
Water: Resourceful Growth
American States Water (AWR) of San Dimas, Calif., is the parent company for Golden States Water Company and American States Utility Services. AWR is a high-quality utility with a strong balance sheet (58% common equity) and high credit ratings (S&P: A+). In 2014, AWR expects to invest $80 million-$90 million...
IAA’s Barr to Replace Tittsworth as President, CEO
Karen Barr will become the IAA's new president and CEO, replacing David Tittsworth, who has led the association since 1996.
Record S&P Masks Pain as 47% of Nasdaq Mired in Bear Market
Beneath the U.S. stock market’s record-setting gains, trouble is stirring.
Andrew Madoff, Convicted Conman’s Last Surviving Son, Dies at 48
He died Tuesday at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York after battling mantle cell lymphoma, his attorney told Bloomberg.
Boomer Mortgage Debt Could Dampen Economy
A growing number of homeowners are reaching retirement age still owing money on their houses, causing a squeeze on other spending.
Clients Want Ethical Advisors. Are You One?
Steven Blum, author of "Negotiating Your Investments," says advisors’ duty to clients goes beyond a fiduciary standard.
9 Worst States for 401(k) Plans
While any company can design a better plan no matter the state it's in, the trends are nonetheless telling.
Kickstarter: The Rosie the Riveter of Investing?
Two recent studies report women have higher rates of success than men in funding their projects through crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo.