Star Trek Econ 201: Utopia, the Final Frontier
Rather than focus on "getting more" for clients, planners can help clients reach a higher level of happiness.
Star Trek Economics: A Future Free of the Dismal Science
In thinking about the economics of Star Trek, what we’re really thinking about is how to get to economic utopia, Noah Smith writes.
Ameriprise Agrees to $27.5M 401(k) Settlement
The broker-dealer was accused of charging its employees high fees and using expensive proprietary funds.
8 Oddest Enforcement Cases of 2014
Office equipment trafficking, a broker who gave client money to charity and more offbeat cases from the SEC and other regulators.
Finance's Trek Into Forecasting Chaos
A decision-making lesson from Captain Kirk.
Morningstar Goes to Cash
Morningstar is concerned enough about valuations in U.S. markets that the firm’s chief investment officer is keeping his unconstrained portfolio at 40% cash.
Gundlach, El-Erian Weigh In: What’s Behind Apple’s Fall?
What the flight from the stock can teach advisors about succession planning.
Jeff Gundlach: ‘Financial Catastrophe Just Over the Horizon’
"No early warning, you should be moving now," Gundlach says.
What’s Jeff Gundlach Thinking?
Call him eccentric if you like, but you’d have to follow it with another accompanying superlative (Hint: It rhymes with “zenius”).
Top Portfolio Products: BlackRock to Cut ETF Fees
New products introduced over the last week include a series of geographic exposure indexes from Russell, a strategic dividend income fund from Advantus and an ETF from AdvisorShares.