Sallie Krawcheck Launches Robo ‘Investing Experience’ Built for Women
Ellevest, a new digital platform for women, has raised $10M in a Series A funding round led by Morningstar. Mohamed El-Erian is among the investors.
4 Market Movers El-Erian Is Watching
Mohamed El-Erian discusses Brazil’s downgrade, technology's disruptive power and more.
Government Shutdown Fight May Hinge on Planned Parenthood
Looming fiscal deadlines will spark “intense drama and brinkmanship,” says PIMCO's Cantrill.
PIMCO’s Latest Woes: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
The SEC is looking at “odd lot” pricing of non-agency MBS, which is no simple matter, says a Morningstar researcher.
Bill Gross: 6 Scenarios That Would Threaten ‘Shadow Banking System’
That system includes asset management firms, says the Janus portfolio manager, who takes time in his monthly investment outlook to criticize former PIMCO colleagues.
New Hire Roundup: Advisor Software Adds Nguyen as Chief Technology Officer
Meanwhile, Hartford Funds announced that Tom Scanlan, Tom Monks and Nick Hammer have joined as advisor consultants.
Grantham, Kelly & Krawcheck to Speak at Morningstar Confab
The popular investment conference takes place Wednesday through Friday in Chicago and should draw at least 1,000 advisors.
Fed Holds Rates Steady, Signals Slow Increase
Fed decision suggests economic liftoff still a ways off; 2% inflation goal not seen until the "medium term."
Apple Is the New Pimco, and Tim Cook Is the New Bond King
Tech companies hoarding cash have become big fixed income players, going after investment-grade offerings.
New Hire Roundup: NASAA Names Joseph Brady Executive Director
Meanwhile, TIAA-CREF announced that Derek Dorn has been named vice president of public policy and associate general counsel.