A Tool to Hedge Against the Next Market Downturn
MPT didn't benefit client portfolios during the financial crisis, but using a single inverse fund can reduce the risks of market volatility while keeping clients invested.
Why Yale Keeps Beating Harvard in the Endowment Game
David Swensen, who has led Yale’s strong performance, says his approach should not be a model for individual investors.
As U.S. Workers Struggle With Retirement Planning, Most Yearn for Advice: Transamerica
Baby boomers, Gen Xers and millennials face separate but significant challenges when it comes to saving for retirement.
Harvard Does a Trade You Should Never Make
It looks like Harvard Management Co. may have sacrificed billions of dollars in investment returns by hiring less-capable asset managers.
Farmland: An Increasingly Popular Alternative Investment
A report found that more investors are buying agricultural/farmland assets to diversify and profit from growing global demand for food.
Can Public Equity Investing Have Impact?
To have impact, we must recognize that equity investing can actually involve companies not found within traditional benchmarks.
Finke: Keys to Retirement Planning in a Low-Yield World
It’d be nice to believe market returns will be as high in the future as they were in the past. Science suggests they won’t.
Harvard’s Endowment Loses Nearly $2B in Latest Fiscal Year
The prestigious university just reported its worst performance for its endowment since 2009, with timber assets underperforming.
15 Best Paying Jobs for College Business Majors: 2016
ThinkAdvisor used PayScale’s College Salary Report, which collected data from 1.4 million graduates, to find the top jobs.
Active U.S. Equity Funds Bled Cash in August: Morningstar
Active U.S. equity funds continued to hemorrhage assets in August while their passive counterparts persisted in performing well.