Strategies http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/23671/more en Hedge Funds That Crowded Into Same Names Likely To Nurse Losses http://wealthmanagement.com/alternative-investments/hedge-funds-crowded-same-names-likely-nurse-losses <div class="field-byline"> Svea Herbst-Bayliss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hedge fund managers often promise to find stock ideas off the beaten path but this month many prominent players have been bloodied by doing exactly the opposite; betting on a small handful of popular names that sold off sharply in August.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/alternative-investments/hedge-funds-crowded-same-names-likely-nurse-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/alternative-investments/hedge-funds-crowded-same-names-likely-nurse-losses#comments Markets Alternative Investments Strategies Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:00:00 +0000 978641 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>The declines this week of popular stocks like Tesla motors, hurt many of the big hedge funds.</p> Protecting Your Client’s Portfolio Against the Risks of Inflation http://wealthmanagement.com/estate-planning/protecting-your-client-s-portfolio-against-risks-inflation <div class="field-deck"> One strategy to avoid eroding the value of annual distributions and property within a trust </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gregory D. Singer provides an overview about how Treasury inflation protected securities work and their potential risks and benefits</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/estate-planning/protecting-your-client-s-portfolio-against-risks-inflation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/estate-planning/protecting-your-client-s-portfolio-against-risks-inflation#comments Strategies Estate Planning Premium T&E Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:17:00 +0000 977961 at http://wealthmanagement.com Do You Want The United States To Engage In A Currency War? http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/do-you-want-united-states-engage-currency-war <div class="node-body article-body">This week, two prominent individuals have come out in favor of another round of quantitative easing on the part of the Federal Reserve.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/do-you-want-united-states-engage-currency-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/do-you-want-united-states-engage-currency-war#comments Markets Macro/Editor's Picks Strategies Equities Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:34:00 +0000 976451 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images Different Perspectives http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/different-perspectives <div class="node-body blog-body">Over the last few days, top portfolio managers and financial advisors have been quoted saying they view the recent volatility as a buying opportunity. But clients aren’t as sure, according to a recent poll by Eaton Vance.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/different-perspectives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/different-perspectives#comments Industry Markets Technology Blogs Strategies Estate Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 975641 at http://wealthmanagement.com May You Live in Interesting Times: China's Effect on Global Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/may-you-live-interesting-times-chinas-effect-global-markets <div class="node-body article-body">Recent developments in China and implications for global markets and policymakers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/may-you-live-interesting-times-chinas-effect-global-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/may-you-live-interesting-times-chinas-effect-global-markets#comments Markets Atlantic Trust Strategies Equities Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:52:00 +0000 976561 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Kevin Frayer, Getty Images Green Bonds Grow Up http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/green-bonds-grow <div class="node-body article-body">Bonds issued to fund environmentally friendly infrastructure projects are exciting more investor interest. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/green-bonds-grow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/green-bonds-grow#comments Strategies Fixed Income Mutual Funds Asset Management Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 974161 at http://wealthmanagement.com Illustration: Jurgen Ziewe/Getty Images No Safety in Gold http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/no-safety-gold <div class="node-body blog-body">It's an old-wives tale at this point: When the markets are bad, buy gold. Not so fast, according to data analytics platform Kensho. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/no-safety-gold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/no-safety-gold#comments Legal Markets Blogs Strategies Client Relations Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 974231 at http://wealthmanagement.com Investing: What's Luck Got To Do With It? http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/investing-whats-luck-got-do-it <div class="field-byline"> Boris Marjanovic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Back in 2006, TradingMarkets ran a year-long stock-picking contest in which ten Playboy Playmates were asked to select five stock each. The idea was to see if they could beat the market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/investing-whats-luck-got-do-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/investing-whats-luck-got-do-it#comments Portfolio Strategy & Asset Allocation Strategies Equities Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 +0000 972031 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Miss May 1998 Deanna Brooks</p> Copyright Ethan Miller, Getty Images The Disturbing Truth About The S&P 500 http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/disturbing-truth-about-sp-500 <div class="field-byline"> John Rhodes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I received a couple of harsh comments at the end of an article I wrote about IBM's buybacks (IBM). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/disturbing-truth-about-sp-500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/disturbing-truth-about-sp-500#comments Macro/Market Outlook Strategies Equities Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:53:00 +0000 971841 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images Ford Retirement Plans to Pull $900 Million From Fidelity Contrafund http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/ford-retirement-plans-pull-900-million-fidelity-contrafund <div class="node-body article-body">Ford Motor Co said it was dropping Contrafund as an investment option in its employee retirement accounts, pulling an estimated $900 million from Fidelity Investments' flagship mutual fund.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/ford-retirement-plans-pull-900-million-fidelity-contrafund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/ford-retirement-plans-pull-900-million-fidelity-contrafund#comments Strategies Mutual Funds Retirement Planning Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:43:00 +0000 967761 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Bill Pugliano, Getty Images