Yield of Dreams http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/15187/feed en ETF Pundits: Smart Beta Is Active Management http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/etf-pundits-smart-beta-active-management <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart beta has become one of the hottest investment trends in the industry. But like active management, these ETFs are going to go through performance cycles, pundits say. </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-pundits-smart-beta-active-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/etf-pundits-smart-beta-active-management#comments Markets Blogs ETFs Yield of Dreams Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:05:00 +0000 1085621 at http://wealthmanagement.com Neuberger Berman: Third Avenue Fund Managed Like Private Equity http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/neuberger-berman-third-avenue-fund-managed-private-equity <div class="node-body blog-body">Neuberger Berman's Fixed Income CIO believes Third Avenue's Focused Credit Fund was managed like a private equity fund, not a 40 Act mutual fund. </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/neuberger-berman-third-avenue-fund-managed-private-equity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/neuberger-berman-third-avenue-fund-managed-private-equity#comments Markets Blogs Fixed Income Mutual Funds Yield of Dreams Thu, 17 Dec 2015 17:56:00 +0000 1058691 at http://wealthmanagement.com What Led to the Demise of Third Avenue’s Focused Credit? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-led-demise-third-avenue-s-focused-credit <div class="node-body blog-body">The demise of Third Avenue’s Focused Credit Fund shows that not all strategies, especially those with concentrated bets in low quality bonds, belong in an open-end vehicle, Morningstar 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/what-led-demise-third-avenue-s-focused-credit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-led-demise-third-avenue-s-focused-credit#comments Markets Blogs Fixed Income Mutual Funds Yield of Dreams Mon, 14 Dec 2015 18:14:00 +0000 1055721 at http://wealthmanagement.com Five Questions Advisors Should Ask Alternative Managers http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/five-questions-advisors-should-ask-alternative-managers <div class="node-body blog-body">Investment Insights' Fund Manager Sonja Uys says advisors should ask asset managers these five questions before putting client money in an absolute return fund:</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/five-questions-advisors-should-ask-alternative-managers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/five-questions-advisors-should-ask-alternative-managers#comments Alternative Investments Blogs IMPACT 2015 Asset Management Yield of Dreams Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:59:00 +0000 1034041 at http://wealthmanagement.com With Dearth of Tech IPOs, Mutual Funds Look to the Private Market http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/dearth-tech-ipos-mutual-funds-look-private-market <div class="node-body blog-body">Technology companies are now waiting longer to go public, forcing mutual fund companies, such Fidelity and T. Rowe Price, to get into the secondary 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/dearth-tech-ipos-mutual-funds-look-private-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/dearth-tech-ipos-mutual-funds-look-private-market#comments Markets Blogs Equities Mutual Funds Yield of Dreams Thu, 05 Nov 2015 21:20:00 +0000 1030661 at http://wealthmanagement.com Collective Investment Trusts Expand Product Usage http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/collective-investment-trusts-expand-product-usage <div class="node-body blog-body">Collective investment trusts are broadening the type of investment products they use and becoming more complex. </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/collective-investment-trusts-expand-product-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/collective-investment-trusts-expand-product-usage#comments Markets Blogs Mutual Funds Asset Management Yield of Dreams Wed, 04 Nov 2015 21:01:00 +0000 1029591 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Photo by linetec, ThinkStock</p> Alternative Fixed Income Products In High Demand Among Advisors http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/alternative-fixed-income-products-high-demand-among-advisors <div class="node-body blog-body">A new report shows non-traditional bond products to be in high demand as advisors look to guard portfolios against interest rate risk. </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/alternative-fixed-income-products-high-demand-among-advisors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/alternative-fixed-income-products-high-demand-among-advisors#comments Fixed Income Yield of Dreams Fri, 01 May 2015 17:19:00 +0000 863861 at http://wealthmanagement.com American Funds ETF Is Not Imminent http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/american-funds-etf-not-imminent <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite published reports that American Funds is getting on the ETF bandwagon, the mutual fund darling has no immediate plans to launch an ETF. </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/american-funds-etf-not-imminent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/american-funds-etf-not-imminent#comments Markets Blogs ETFs Yield of Dreams Wed, 04 Feb 2015 22:29:00 +0000 772471 at http://wealthmanagement.com Growing Pains for Hedge Funds in the Liquid Alts Space http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/growing-pains-hedge-funds-liquid-alts-space <div class="node-body blog-body">The transition into liquid alternatives has not been an easy one for hedge fund managers, but ‘fund adoption’ could be the next wave of growth, says 361 Capital. </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/growing-pains-hedge-funds-liquid-alts-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/growing-pains-hedge-funds-liquid-alts-space#comments Markets Alternative Investments Blogs Yield of Dreams Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:23:00 +0000 676071 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Photo Credit: ThinkStock/Gunter BAhr</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Bonds Aren’t Dead Yet. Here’s Why. http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bonds-aren-t-dead-yet-here-s-why <div class="node-body blog-body">A lot of smart people are betting on rising interest rates. But Dennis Gartman, editor of The Gartman Letter, says it’s a terrible, terrible bet. Here’s why bonds aren’t dead yet. </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/bonds-aren-t-dead-yet-here-s-why" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bonds-aren-t-dead-yet-here-s-why#comments Blogs ETFs Fixed Income Yield of Dreams Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:02:00 +0000 593701 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p class="p1"><a href="http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/search/2/image?artist=Chris+Harvey&amp;family=Creative" style="font-size: 13px;">Chris Harvey</a>/<span style="font-size: 13px;">Hemera/ThinkStock</span></p> The Trend Is Your Friend—Until It Ends http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/trend-your-friend-until-it-ends <div class="node-body blog-body">It's been 32 months without a market correction, compared to a historical average of 18 months. S&P Capital IQ's Sam Stovall says we're overdue for a decline of 10 to 20 percent. A bear market is another story...</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/trend-your-friend-until-it-ends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/trend-your-friend-until-it-ends#comments Markets Blogs Equities Yield of Dreams Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:19:00 +0000 591331 at http://wealthmanagement.com Smart Beta: Just a Fancy Marketing Term? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/smart-beta-just-fancy-marketing-term <div class="node-body blog-body">Portfolio Solutions’ Rick Ferri says, “Nothing fails like success on Wall Street.” Are smart beta strategies simply the flavor of the day?</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/smart-beta-just-fancy-marketing-term" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/smart-beta-just-fancy-marketing-term#comments 2014 Morningstar Investment Conference Blogs Yield of Dreams Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:55:00 +0000 587581 at http://wealthmanagement.com Investing Trends: Cash, ETFs In; Annuities Out http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/investing-trends-cash-etfs-annuities-out <div class="node-body blog-body">More advisors are investing in exchange traded funds and cash than they were eight years ago, while variable and fixed annuities are becoming less popular, according to an FPA survey.</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/investing-trends-cash-etfs-annuities-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/investing-trends-cash-etfs-annuities-out#comments Markets Blogs Pershing INSITE2014 ETFs Yield of Dreams Thu, 29 May 2014 17:50:00 +0000 572011 at http://wealthmanagement.com Looking for Less Risk Than Emerging Markets? Frontier Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/looking-less-risk-emerging-markets-frontier-markets <div class="node-body blog-body">Frontier markets may be small, but they're less risky than emerging market countries because they don't correlate to each other, according to a portfolio manager at Envestnet's Advisor Summit. </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-less-risk-emerging-markets-frontier-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/looking-less-risk-emerging-markets-frontier-markets#comments Blogs Envestnet Equities Yield of Dreams Wed, 14 May 2014 22:51:00 +0000 560111 at http://wealthmanagement.com A Good Predictor of Market Performance? Look Up http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/good-predictor-market-performance-look <div class="node-body blog-body">Current solar activity has reached a five-year peak. What does that mean for your clients’ investments? A lot, says a new paper published in the Journal of Financial Economics. </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/good-predictor-market-performance-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/good-predictor-market-performance-look#comments Investment Blogs Yield of Dreams Thu, 08 May 2014 20:01:00 +0000 555671 at http://wealthmanagement.com