Risks Lurk in DOL Rule Exemption for ‘Clean Shares’
Problems lie ahead if Labor issues "too broad" or "too narrow" a definition of clean mutual fund shares, says Aron Szapiro of Morningstar.
Top 5 Advisor-Recommended TDFs in 401(k)s
The amount of 401(k) assets in TDFs has increased phenomenally, says one expert. Here are the top 5 advisors are recommending.
Alibaba Bump: 89% of Funds That Own It Are Beating Benchmark
In comparison, only 52% of funds that don't own Alibaba are beating their benchmark.
Tax Cut Bill Could Wallop Muni Bond Market
The House and Senate tax cut bills would adversely impact the economies, bond issues and home prices in high-tax states.
Vanguard, Passive Giant, to Roll Out First Active ETFs in US
Five of the seven funds will be targeted at advisors, and will begin trading in the first quarter of 2018.
4 Hot Trends to Buy Into Before Year Ends
Before we bid our final adieu to 2018, we offer one last look at tradeable sectors for Q4 and beyond.
ETF Assets Predicted to Surge 73% by 2020: EY Global Report
RIAs were biggest buyers of ETFs in 2016, as report says industry will need to do more than just be inexpensive.
Fed Signals December Rate Hike in Latest FOMC Minutes
The minutes showed that some Fed policymakers would prefer to see stronger signs of rising inflation before raising rates.
More Evidence That Green Investments Are Golden
An analysis by FTSE Russell illustrates outperformance by environmentally friendly indexes over different time periods.
Waddell & Reed Makes Exec Shifts at Ivy Funds, BD
The firm announced the departure of Thomas Butch and new appointments to key leadership slots.