SEC Wants to ‘Keep Alive’ the ’40 Acts Through New Regs; Bogle Talks ETFs
At 75th anniversary event, Vanguard founder John Bogle and T. Rowe Price’s James Riepe debate ETF regulation; SEC Chief White talks about upcoming rules.
Top Portfolio Products: International Funds From Vanguard, T. Rowe Price
How two different mega fund companies hope to profit from investing in international stocks
Top 20 Commodities Funds in 401(k)s: BrightScope
About 1% of 401(k) assets are in commodities funds, the research firm says.
Why Now Is a Good Time to Remind Clients to Save for College
Several states are offering prize money this month to families who contribute to their in-state 529 plan.
Amid Asian Turmoil, Japan Corporate Profits Shine
Japanese corporates were among the highest dividend payers globally, according to a recent report by Henderson Global Investors.
Top Portfolio Products: New Muni Bond Fund From Vanguard, Market Neutral Stock Fund From Hatteras
Also, Envestnet added a CLS Investments strategy to its network, and Guardian Retirement Solutions expanded its investment option lineup.
Top 10 Mutual Fund Firms Most Trusted by Advisors: Cogent
An advisor’s trust in an asset manager has the biggest impact on whether they will invest with that company, a Cogent study finds.
Greek Turmoil Threatens Frontier Market Success
The Greek crisis has created new tension for market participants who had hoped for a smooth ride in the second half of the year.
New Hire Roundup: Merrill Adds Teams From Barclays, UBS
In addition, Intellectus joins Dynasty and Independent Financial Partners names Ned Van Riper as recruiting director.
Top Portfolio Products: ProShares Adds Currency-Hedged ETF
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management rolls out a Japan ETF as Calvert launches large-cap indexes.