QE Is Dead; What’s Next for Fed?
Some analysts expect longer-term fallout from QE’s end as the Fed juggles multiple challenges.
3 Reasons to Wait Until Retirement for a Roth IRA Conversion
Generally, converting to a Roth IRA at a young age allows more time for tax-free growth. But there may be other factors at play.
20 Richest & Poorest Members of Congress: 2014
As the important midterm elections near, it's probably good to know which legislators have the most money and which have the least.
The New Retirement Dream: Relocation
Moving where money goes further has gained popularity as a retirement strategy.
What a GOP Senate Takeover Means for Dodd-Frank, CFPB, User Fees
AEI's Peter Wallison and others weigh in on what it will mean for advisors if Republicans dominate the midterm elections.
Top 10 Worst Baseball Contracts
Excluding the players in the World Series, there are many contenders for a baseball list that no one wants to be a part of.
Fiduciary Rule to Snag BDs on IRA Rollovers
The DOL is likely to hold broker-dealers who chase IRA rollovers to the same fiduciary standards retirement advisors must meet, ERISA attorney Fred Reish says.
10 States With Most Advisors Headquartered
Most investment advisory firms’ main offices are concentrated in relatively few states, with distribution likely driven by access to financial markets, population and net worth.
Top 10 U.S. Public Pensions by Private Equity Investments and Returns
A new study finds private equity is public pensions’ top-performing asset class.
DOL Advisor Crackdown Is ‘Out of Control’: Benefits Lawyer
The DOL conducted more than 3,600 audits of qualified retirement plans last year. Settlements related to violations totaled $1.7 billion in plan reimbursements and fines.