Summers Says Markets Underestimating Risks of Trump Presidency
Former Treasury secretary sees “extraordinary uncertainty” and says Navarro-Ross paper is “well beyond voodoo economics.”
2017: Most Volatile Year for Political Risk Since WWII, Says Eurasia Group
Among those risks, the breakdown of central government institutions, which isn't inevitable but possible, according to the global risk research firm.
Deborah Fox: New Credit Crisis Is Brewing
The Fox Financial Planning founder tells ThinkAdvisor why she’s on high alert for another crisis and where the advisors she coaches need the most help.
S&P 500 Ends Year Up 9.3%; Dow Jones Rallies 13% in '16
Meanwhile, oil has best year since 2009, as gold rises most since 2011.
Equity Funds Rule in 2016: Morningstar
Despite some bumps during the year, stock pickers proved their worth, according to one analyst.
Uncertain Outlook for Muni Bonds in 2017
The municipal bond market may have a lot more to worry about than just rising interest rates next year.
Golden Era of Hedge Funds Draws to a Close, Clients in Revolt
Investors are up in arms as traders get rich on management fees. The million-dollar question: Who will keep earning 2 and 20?
Top 2017 Emerging EMEA Picks Are All Things Russia; Avoid Turkey
Investors seek bargains in politically stable countries; some asset managers favor Egypt’s local-currency bonds.
Oil Trades Near 17-Month High as Market Seen Balancing in 2017
Iraq, Venezuela said to implement production cuts on Jan. 1; OPEC and non-OPEC monitoring panel will meet to track compliance.
Banks, Broker-Dealers Poised for a 'Terrific' 2017
Dick Bove and other analysts are bullish on large financial companies, and their BDs, for a host of reasons.