Why Barry Ritholtz Went Robo
The CIO and blogger talks to ThinkAdvisor about his firm's robo-platform, Liftoff, and why he'd wish for a market crash if he were a millennial.
New Hire Roundup: RBC Global Asset Management Adds 5
Meanwhile, Northern Trust added a senior VP in New York and a Minnesota state president.
ETF Flows Hint at Rise in Overseas Investing: SSgA
State Street’s midyear ETF outlook favors international equities, sector investing and the financial sector specifically.
Top Portfolio Products: Direxion, SSGA & Van Eck Add ETFs
Morgan Stanley launches a green bond, while Franklin Templeton introduces a new target date fund.
4 Midyear Market Trends to Watch: MFS
MFS’ midyear outlook examines the longevity of the current business cycle, the potential interest rate rise, why consumers aren’t spending and investors’ biggest mistake.
Top Portfolio Products: SSGA Rolls Out Multi-Factor SPDR ETF
Plus, Exceed Investments adds fund that tracks Nasdaq’s structured-product index.
Investor Confidence Rises for Institutions, but Individuals Disagree
Institutions may be optimistic about stocks, but affluent investors are stashing cash.
Under the Hood: The History and Structure of ETFs
Not all exchange-traded products, especially ETFs, are created equal. Part 1 of what you and your clients need to know about ETPs.
The Stress of It All: DC Plan Participants Need More Than Just Retirement Advice
SSgA survey finds the vast majority of employees think their employer should provide resources to improve their financial wellness and decrease their stress levels.
Gundlach: Beware of ‘Blockhead’ Fed on Rates
The fixed-income expert also warns of the effects a strong dollar has on equity markets and sees continued weakness in oil prices.