Schwab Ruled the Robo Roost in Q3
A model portfolio invested with Schwab's consumer-focused robo-advisor outperformed comparable portfolios on other platforms, according to a benchmarking report.
AI-Powered Equity ETF Launches on NYSE Arca: Portfolio Products
In other product news, IndexIQ launches two actively managed municipal bond ETFs.
Making the Case for Strategic Beta as Fees Plunge
As strategic beta funds get cheaper and more plentiful, Morningstar's Ben Johnson and Schwab's Tony Davidow offer their analysis and advice.
Trump Says He May Pick Taylor and Powell for Fed Leadership Seats
‘They’re both very talented people,’ he tells Fox Business; it is unclear which candidate would be chairman and which would be vice chair.
Trump Wins Path to Tax Bill in Senate Budget, but It’s Not Easy
The budget measure passed, but sharp divides over an array of non-binding amendments revealed the towering challenge Trump faces from here.
ESG Investing: More Training, Better Data Will Increase Demand
More analysts and portfolio managers are embracing ESG investing, but many receive no training in that area, according to a new CFA Institute survey.
Trump Advisors Lean Toward Taylor or Powell for Fed
Yellen is said to fare well in interview with the president, who hasn’t yet made his choice from slate of five contenders.
Investors’ Cash Dips, but Not Enough to Trigger ‘Sell’ Signal: Merrill
Eighty-two percent of fund managers surveyed said bond yields will rise, and 85% said bonds were overvalued.
A $4 Trillion Hole in Bond Market May Start Filling in 2018
Once the supply increases, the rates issuers have to pay might increase, a research group says.
Women Invest Like Men but With a Key Difference, Study Finds
Capital Group’s survey of women shows confidence in their investment decisions but not necessarily the power to execute.