Government vs. Private Loans for College: What Borrowers Should Know
Some private lenders are charging lower rates than the government this year, but beware the tradeoffs.
UBS Makes Case for Borrowing as an Investment Strategy
If 2%-plus yields on 10-year Treasuries don't excite you, then logic dictates you should take the other side of the trade — by borrowing cheaply.
The 14 Wealthiest People in the World
The richest get richer, and, for the most part, older men (surprise, surprise) dominate our list.
Why ‘I Don’t Know and I Don’t Care’ Is Underrated: Eric Nelson
Servo Wealth advisor Eric Nelson says investors should beware of geeks — and even Fed chairs — bearing stock tips.
Focus Financial Obtains $1B for Growth
The credit facility is available to all Focus firms and will fund programs to support efforts to go independent and plan for succession.
529 Plans: The College Savings Tool Most Families Don’t Know About
About two-thirds of families don't know what a 529 plan is, according to a recent survey. Here's what your clients should know.
Aberdeen to Buy FLAG Capital
The move expands the asset manager's reach in the alternatives business and among investors in Asia.
Managing the Risks of HNW Clients’ Global Travels
When wealthy people take a trip abroad, their jewelry, designer clothing, artwork, nannies and even their automobiles travel along.
Billionaires: Where They Are, What They Want
Two-thirds of U.S. billionaires are self-made, a UBS/PwC study finds, and many are at a crucial decision point in their lives.
Women: ‘The Largest Emerging Market in the World’
The conversation is shifting from "stark gender comparisons toward discussions that focus on how the investing world must adapt and embrace women," says Mellody Hobson.