Yield of Dreams http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/15187/feed en Bond Guru Mohamed El-Erian to Leave PIMCO http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bond-guru-mohamed-el-erian-leave-pimco <div class="node-body blog-body">After six years as head of the firm, Mohamed El-Erian will step down from role as CEO and co-chief investment officer of bond giant PIMCO in March. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bond-guru-mohamed-el-erian-leave-pimco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bond-guru-mohamed-el-erian-leave-pimco#comments Blogs People Fixed Income Yield of Dreams Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:46:00 +0000 477161 at http://wealthmanagement.com ETF Strategists Still the ‘Wild, Wild West’ http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/etf-strategists-still-wild-wild-west <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite huge interest, the ETF managed portfolio space is still considered an immature, fragmented market by ETF pundits. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/etf-strategists-still-wild-wild-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/etf-strategists-still-wild-wild-west#comments Blogs ETFs Yield of Dreams Wed, 15 Jan 2014 22:31:00 +0000 473491 at http://wealthmanagement.com Hedgies to Go After RIAs http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/hedgies-go-after-rias <div class="node-body blog-body">Hedge fund managers have a new target client: RIAs. But are they late to the game?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/hedgies-go-after-rias" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/hedgies-go-after-rias#comments Blogs Alternative Investments RIAs Yield of Dreams Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:44:00 +0000 457011 at http://wealthmanagement.com T. Rowe Price: We’re Due for a Correction http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/t-rowe-price-we-re-due-correction <div class="node-body blog-body">What goes up must eventually come down. As speculation starts to rear its ugly head, we’ll likely see a stock market correction sometime next year, says T. Rowe Price.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/t-rowe-price-we-re-due-correction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/t-rowe-price-we-re-due-correction#comments Blogs Markets Equities Yield of Dreams Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:59:00 +0000 445701 at http://wealthmanagement.com A Better Way to Invest in Social Media http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/better-way-invest-social-media <div class="node-body blog-body">Investors are clamoring for exposure to social media stocks, but many of them are overvalued. Here's an alternative to pure-play social media investing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/better-way-invest-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/better-way-invest-social-media#comments Blogs Markets ETFs Yield of Dreams Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:42:00 +0000 436411 at http://wealthmanagement.com TWTR: Hot Now, But It May Burn You! http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/twtr-hot-now-it-may-burn-you <div class="node-body blog-body">Twitter’s stock price was up 73 percent in its first day of trading, but that doesn’t mean it’s a prudent investment for your clients. It never pays to follow the hot dot.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/twtr-hot-now-it-may-burn-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/twtr-hot-now-it-may-burn-you#comments Blogs Markets Equities Yield of Dreams Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:56:00 +0000 427851 at http://wealthmanagement.com U.S., Europe, Japan: The New Engines of Growth? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/us-europe-japan-new-engines-growth <div class="node-body blog-body">The engine of growth is shifting from emerging market countries to developed countries, Putnam Investments says. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/us-europe-japan-new-engines-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/us-europe-japan-new-engines-growth#comments Blogs Equities Yield of Dreams Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:04:00 +0000 420271 at http://wealthmanagement.com Looking for Opportunity in Emerging Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/looking-opportunity-emerging-markets <div class="node-body blog-body">A panel of emerging market experts made some surprising picks within the space on Thursday, highlighting the potential of countries like Mexico, Indonesia and Korea. But the most surprising pick was BitCoin, which one expert predicts will be a game changer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/looking-opportunity-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/looking-opportunity-emerging-markets#comments Blogs Strategies Yield of Dreams Thu, 24 Oct 2013 17:16:00 +0000 415522 at http://wealthmanagement.com Is it Too Late for Equities? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/it-too-late-equities <div class="node-body blog-body">Market observers say we’re heading into the last quarters of the winning game on equities, with American Beacon Advisors’ President Gene Needles calling this the “seventh or eighth inning.” But is it too late for advisors to push clients to invest in the market?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/it-too-late-equities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/it-too-late-equities#comments Blogs Equities Yield of Dreams Wed, 02 Oct 2013 16:57:00 +0000 380902 at http://wealthmanagement.com If Institutional Consultants Can’t Pick Managers, Who Can? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-institutional-consultants-can-t-pick-managers-who-can <div class="node-body blog-body">If even pension fund consultants—who’s sole job it is to rigorously vet managers for use by the largest asset pools in the world—can't pick winners, what makes advisors think they can? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-institutional-consultants-can-t-pick-managers-who-can" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-institutional-consultants-can-t-pick-managers-who-can#comments Blogs Mutual Funds Asset Management Yield of Dreams Tue, 01 Oct 2013 18:39:00 +0000 376402 at http://wealthmanagement.com If Bill Gross Hates Baseball So Much, Why Use It as an Analogy? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-bill-gross-hates-baseball-so-much-why-use-it-analogy <div class="node-body blog-body">In yet another cliché sports metaphor, the PIMCO head argues against the old ways of stabilizing the economy and the investment choices dependent on them. Instead, he recommends TIPS. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-bill-gross-hates-baseball-so-much-why-use-it-analogy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/if-bill-gross-hates-baseball-so-much-why-use-it-analogy#comments Blogs Fixed Income Yield of Dreams Thu, 05 Sep 2013 19:52:00 +0000 352582 at http://wealthmanagement.com Schwab Rolls Out Suite of Fundamental Index ETFs http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/schwab-rolls-out-suite-fundamental-index-etfs <div class="node-body blog-body">Schwab will offer six ETFs that track the Russell Fundamental indicies, which weight securities based on economic factors, not traditional market capitalization. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/schwab-rolls-out-suite-fundamental-index-etfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/schwab-rolls-out-suite-fundamental-index-etfs#comments Blogs Charles Schwab ETFs Yield of Dreams Thu, 08 Aug 2013 16:19:00 +0000 340202 at http://wealthmanagement.com In Real Estate: Look for Other People’s Headaches http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/real-estate-look-other-people-s-headaches <div class="node-body blog-body">While many managers may talk about finding high quality, diamonds-in-the-rough, for managers in the commercial real estate space, the best finds are the fixer uppers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/real-estate-look-other-people-s-headaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/real-estate-look-other-people-s-headaches#comments Blogs Real Estate Public Yield of Dreams Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:33:00 +0000 315382 at http://wealthmanagement.com Rising Rates Could Blow Up Boomers' Retirement http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/rising-rates-could-blow-boomers-retirement <div class="node-body blog-body">Older investors with assets in defined contribution plans like 401(k)s and IRAs are in trouble. As interest rates rise, a new study by Casey Quirk predicts these plans will lose up to $180 billion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/rising-rates-could-blow-boomers-retirement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/rising-rates-could-blow-boomers-retirement#comments Blogs Markets Fixed Income Retirement Planning Public Yield of Dreams Fri, 31 May 2013 13:11:00 +0000 299102 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p> Photo courtesy of Marcel Oosterwijk</p> Everything You Know About Portfolio Construction Is Wrong http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/everything-you-know-about-portfolio-construction-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">One speaker at IMCA takes a lot of common investing perceptions, and throws them out the window.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/yield-dreams">Yield of Dreams</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/everything-you-know-about-portfolio-construction-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/everything-you-know-about-portfolio-construction-wrong#comments Blogs IMCA 2013 Annual Conference Asset Management Yield of Dreams Tue, 30 Apr 2013 21:18:00 +0000 279882 at http://wealthmanagement.com