Charlie Munger: Buffett’s ‘Abominable No-Man’
Author Tren Griffin tells ThinkAdvisor why Munger is the not-so-secret sauce in Berkshire Hathaway's extraordinary investing success.
FINRA Bars Ex-Wells Fargo Rep
Michael Frew may have set up a Ponzi scheme involving 30 investors and a man named “Guido.”
15 Biggest Charitable Gifts of 2013
Fifteen Americans made gifts of $100 million or more—and one gave almost $1 billion to one lucky recipient, Chronicle of Philanthropy reported.
Best 5 Stock Investments for 2014
If now is truly the season for activist investing, then these stocks’ owner-operator champions are positioned to unlock shareholder value.
Emerging-Market Real Estate’s Hot Run Continues
International real estate funds, particularly emerging-market portfolios, had a fantastic run in 2012, and the run is continuing.
SEC Enforcement Roundup: Hedge Fund Manager Fined $44 Million in China Scheme
Among recent enforcement actions taken by the SEC were charges against a Miami-based entrepreneur for defrauding investors.
Advising the Aging Brain; Running a Cool Workplace: August Research—Slideshow
Financial decision-making ability peaks in middle age, according to a body of research cited by Michael Finke of Texas Tech University in his cover story for the August issue of Research, “The Challenge of the Aging Brain.” In “A Cool Place to Work,” Ellen Uzelac looks at how some advisors...
UBS Offers Big Help for Small Business
The program gives company owners one-on-one strategic financial and business advice and access to UBS senior executives, plus a smorgasbord of other UBS resources. Objective: new job creation.