With the explosive growth of public non-listed Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) during the last two years, investors may be asking themselves: Is this the right product for me? What do I need to know if I’m considering investing in one?
With the explosive growth of public non-listed Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) during the last two years, investors may be asking themselves: Is this the right product for me? What do I need to know if I’m considering investing in one?...More
Shares of Nicholas Schorsch’s American Realty Capital Properties plummeted Wednesday on news the company released inaccurate financial statements overstating its funds from operations and understated its net loss....More
Efficient market theory posits that alpha is just an anomaly and that efficient markets rule and there is no long-term prospect of managers achieving abnormal returns, obviating the possibility of active portfolio management....More
It's never too early to start saving for college, and for parents, grandparents—even family friends—529 college savings plans offer estate-planning potential, high contribution limits and convenient investment options, including target date funds....More
Global bond markets defied consensus predictions in the first half of this year. But with more muted returns are expected for the rest of 2014, investors already may have earned the bulk of this year’s returns....More
An increasing number of families in recent years have been investing in the renovation of their homes, but too many do not fully appreciate the range of risks involved – from unreliable contractors and worksite injuries to property loss, lawsuits, and family safety threats....More
Innovation may be difficult to define and hard to identify, but academic research suggests that innovative companies outperform. In this whitepaper Portfolio Managers explore what is Innovation, its role in successful companies and how Guinness Atkinson identifies Innovators for the Global Innovators Fund....More