New Hire Roundup: Principal Financial Names Houston President, COO
Meanwhile, iCapital Network has added a senior vice president and vice president of fund manager due diligence.
Top 10 Better Letterman Replacements Than Colbert: Advisor Edition
Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman next year as host of CBS’ “Late Show,” but ThinkAdvisor has 10 financial gurus who might be better fits.
Vanguard CEO to Chair ICI Board of Governors
William McNabb, chairman and CEO of The Vanguard Group, has been elected chairman of the ICI Board of Governors, the institute announced Thursday.
New Hire Roundup: Ex-NFL Quarterback Joins Lourd Capital Management
This week in new hires, Lourd Capital Management welcomed former NFL quarterback Cade McNown as vice president, and Christine Walker went to Drexel Morgan Capital Advisers.
Evidence Over Ideology
In the words of the great Benjamin Graham, an “investor’s chief problem – and even his worst enemy – is likely to be himself.”
Vanguard Adds 9 S&P Equity ETFs
The Vanguard Group just launched nine equity ETFs linked to S&P indexes that track the stocks of large, medium and small companies with growth, value and blend characteristics.
Vanguard Introduces Commission-Free ETF Trading
The Vanguard Group has moved to offer commission-free ETF trades for 46 of its exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The changes became effective in late May and allow...
Nobel Laureates Call for Fiduciary Standard
A group of American luminaries, including Nobel Laureates, top academics, economists and financial industry statespersons calls for the fiduciary standard in financial reforms.
? The Investment Company Institute's Board of Governors has elected Edward Bernard, vice chairman of T. Rowe Price Group, to serve as chairman of the...
Panel recommends money market funds regulation
Mutual fund leaders announced today they are endorsing several recommendations to improve and increase oversight of money market funds. The Investment Company Institute is supporting...