Vintage Watch Prices Keep on Ticking
The best vintage watches are "fetching phenomenal sums of money right now," longtime collector James Dowling says.
In Private Equity Funds, Does It Really Pay to Diversify?
Preqin finds diversified structures still dominate investors’ preferences, but specific-industry funds often outperform.
Hedge Funds Maintained Momentum in May
Hedge funds in May reported their fourth straight monthly gain, according to Hedge Fund Research.
Meredith Whitney Done Managing Money After Hedge Fund Flop
Whitney says her hedge fund experience was “highly unfortunate and I’m putting it behind me.”
Oil Price Drop Hitting Sovereign Funds: Invesco Study
North American sovereign wealth funds have been hardest hit by the steep drop in energy prices, the study found.
Marijuana Investing: Why Advisors Should Just Say No
Advisors can't in good faith recommend an investment that's still illegal, lawyer David Welch says, but they can help position clients for eventual legalization.
Why ‘I Don’t Know and I Don’t Care’ Is Underrated: Eric Nelson
Servo Wealth advisor Eric Nelson says investors should beware of geeks — and even Fed chairs — bearing stock tips.
SEC: Intrastate Crowdfunding Rules Predate Internet, Need an Update
The SEC wants to modernize the rules that govern state-based crowdfunding in order to make intrastate offerings easier, Chairwoman White says.
Hedge Fund Investors: Who’s in the $1 Billion Club?
Despite high-profile withdrawals, the number of institutional investors pouring $1 billion or more into hedge funds increased over the last year, Preqin reported.
FINRA Boosts Asset-Backed Securities Market’s Transparency
By Dec. 4, asset-backed securities transactions will be available to the public no later than 15 minutes after the trade is executed.