New Hire Roundup: Northern Trust Welcomes Marsh
Meanwhile, LIMRA has hired Dr. Betty Moon as managing director of Bank Insurance and Securities Research Associates.
5 Annuity Answers Every Investor Needs to Know
NAFA has released a paper that helps advisors answer five of the most important annuity questions.
Campaign Begins to Woo Investors in India After Successful Mars Spacecraft Launch
As investment campaigns go, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” brainchild had a launch that was literally out of this world.
As Marijuana Becomes Legal, a Hedge Fund Looks to Profit
Entrepreneur Leslie Bocskor foresees a $40 billion to $50 billion market for cannabis.
Are Killer Robots the Next Black Swan?
Assessing the threat of out-of-control financial AI.
Climate Change Grabs Savvy Investors’ Attention
When the U.N. released its latest report on the impact of climate change, smart investors took note and considered the ramifications for their strategies.
Gundlach Was Right: Agricultural Commodities, Gold Miners Rode High in Q1
While DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach is bullish on commodities, other experts point to defensive sectors and fixed income.
Top 20 Countries for Retirement Security: 2014
Despite improvements, the U.S. ranking in the Natixis Global Asset Management 2014 Global Retirement Index is not so hot.
Emerging Market Slump Hides Opportunities Within
While the overall picture is "not pretty," expected instability means lower prices for some high-quality companies, Maria Negrete-Gruson of Artisan and other portfolio managers say.
GemShares Pushes to Securitize Diamonds, Build a Market
Diamonds are set to become a part of the global hard asset monetary system.