SEC Wants to ‘Keep Alive’ the ’40 Acts Through New Regs; Bogle Talks ETFs
At 75th anniversary event, Vanguard founder John Bogle and T. Rowe Price’s James Riepe debate ETF regulation; SEC Chief White talks about upcoming rules.
Morningstar to Tackle Hottest ETF Topics at Conference
Among the topics where Morningstar wants to "rethink conventional wisdom" are active share, strategic beta, 401(k) mistakes and hedging currency exposure.
3 Keys to Picking Active Retirement Investments: American Funds
Actively managed equity funds that met these three criteria historically generated more wealth for retirees compared with index portfolios, according to American Funds.
Top Portfolio Products: International Funds From Vanguard, T. Rowe Price
How two different mega fund companies hope to profit from investing in international stocks
Who Wins the ‘Passive vs. Active’ Institutional Debate? Pt. 6: U.S. Intermediate-Term Bonds
No EM index funds met our criteria, so we jump to fixed income to see whether active or passive mutual funds make the grade.
SEC Wants to Stem Liquidity Risk of Open-End Funds, ETFs
The growing use of less liquid funds requires the SEC to "look anew at liquidity management," Chairwoman Mary Jo White says.
Gundlach: What to Do When the Fed Finally Raises Rates
Gundlach says long-term rates will fall and long-term Treasury prices will rise when the Fed hikes rates.
Ritholtz: The Price of Losing Bill Gross or Jeff Gundlach
Once an ace manager departs, it seems it's only a matter of time before the outsize reputation of that fund departs as well, Ritholtz writes.
Advisors Downplay Fed’s Interest Rate Decision
“Too much emphasis is being placed on the significance of this event,” one advisor said as the FOMC announced it was keeping rates unchanged.
SEC Removes Ratings References From Money Market Fund Rules
"Reducing reliance on credit ratings to determine which securities money market funds can hold is an important part of our efforts," said SEC chief White.