Russell Investments Chief Economist Dueker Found Dead
Mike Dueker, the chief economist at Russell Investments, was found dead at the side of a highway that leads to the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in Washington state, according to the police.
Top Portfolio Products: Euronext, PowerShares Announce Index-Based Portfolio
Other new products include a muni bond ETF from Market Vectors and a variable annuity offering access to alternative investments from Guardian Life.
Russell 1000, S&P 500 to Rise in 2014: Russell Investments
The research forecasts that equities will appreciate by about 5% in 2014, depending on corporate performance.
Evensky, Friedman, Mellan at Think Retirement Income Conference
A retirement planning conference kicks off Thursday with, we humbly submit, a difference: a program guided by top advisors who share their retirement planning secrets and challenges.
Genworth Taps Industry Veteran Charles Goldman for Board of Directors
As Genworth Financial moves ahead in a partnership with two private equity firms, Goldman, known as a fiduciary advocate, takes the reins as board chairman.
Why Facts Trump Feelings in Financial Planning: Russell’s Noonan
Retirement planning has been "sold" as a feeling or a mood, with not enough emphasis on tactical research, capital insight expert says.
What Makes a Successful Retirement Plan? Advisors Disagree
For the third-quarter Professional Outlook Survey, Russell Investments took a closer look at retirement income planning.
Top Portfolio Products: Winklevoss Twins File Bitcoin ETF
In recent portfolio developments, the brothers of Facebook fame filed a Bitcoin ETF with the SEC, and Thornburg’s Developing World Fund went global.
Why It’s Getting Easier to Win New Clients
A new report from Russell Investments found the “overwhelming majority” of advisors optimistic about client acquisition in 2013.
Is Your Client a Skittish Investor? Russell Offers Calming Tool
Advisors can struggle to help clients set realistic expectations for portfolio performance and avoid obsessing over day-to-day market movements.