Americans Feeling Grim About Their Financial Future
Don’t tell working Americans they’re in the midst of an economic recovery. A Harris poll found some gloomy results.
Top Portfolio Products: NASDAQ OMX Adds Two ETF Listings
MainStay adopts three funds from Cushing, including two focused on MLPs; more
Morgan Stanley Beats Estimates on Smaller Drop in Fixed Income: Q2 Earnings
Morgan Stanley saw a smaller drop in second-quarter fixed income trading revenue than Citigroup or JPMorgan.
Spain’s Troubles Run Deeper Than Economic Improvement
Spain’s troubles started long before the abdication of King Juan Carlos, and it will take more than a change on the throne to relieve them.
The Secret Sadness of Retired Men
As an advisor to retirees, you may be a witness — and sometimes an unwitting accessory — to lives whose joy is sapped by depression.
3 Lessons for Advisors on Service and Pricing From the Airlines (Really)
The airlines clearly display their tiers of service and pricing, and provide perks valued by their customers.
Retiree Social Security Benefits to Be Wiped Out by Health Care Costs: Index
Middle-class Americans will soon have to use their entire Social Security benefit for health costs, according to HealthView Services’ new cost Index.
Europe Considers Encouraging Investment Through Shadow Banking
European Commission growth roadmap pushes for allowing securitization and crowdfunding to prime the lending pump.
A ‘Creative’ Niche: Providing Tax, Financial Planning to Artists and Actors
Actors Miata Edoga in L.A. and Todd Thurston in New York teach their creative peers how to take charge of their financial lives.
Top 10 Industries for Retirement Preparedness
Perhaps surprisingly, the finance industry isn't in the top 5, according to a ranking by Judy Diamond and Associates.