Investment http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Of Rigged Markets and Profitable Emotions http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rigged-markets-and-profitable-emotions <div class="field-deck"> It is not important to beat markets, but rather to accomplish personal goals under consideration of the right risk/reward when choosing an advisor or investment </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; It is not important to beat markets, but rather to accomplish personal goals under consideration of the right risk/reward when choosing an advisor or investment</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rigged-markets-and-profitable-emotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rigged-markets-and-profitable-emotions#comments Strategies Viewpoints Equities Investment Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:58:00 +0000 795741 at http://wealthmanagement.com leungchopan/iStock/Thinkstock Investors Tell Hedge Funds They Want Lower Fees - Survey http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/investors-tell-hedge-funds-they-want-lower-fees-survey <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Institutional investors are sending a strong message to hedge funds after last year's largely lackluster returns: charge us less and perform better.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/investors-tell-hedge-funds-they-want-lower-fees-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/investors-tell-hedge-funds-they-want-lower-fees-survey#comments Alternative Investments Strategies Asset Management Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:12:00 +0000 794801 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Buy-and-Hold Fund Prospers With No New Bets in 80 Years http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/buy-and-hold-fund-prospers-no-new-bets-80-years <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Equity investors pursuing a buy-and-hold strategy might want to check out a fund that hasn't made an original stock market bet in 80 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/buy-and-hold-fund-prospers-no-new-bets-80-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/buy-and-hold-fund-prospers-no-new-bets-80-years#comments Strategies Equities Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:00:00 +0000 795171 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>1935 was the last time the Voya Corporate Leaders Trust Fund picked stocks. It hasn&#39;t picked any new ones since.&nbsp;</p> Copyright Fox Photos, Getty Images A Promising Future for RCAP? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/promising-future-rcap <div class="node-body blog-body">Can Nicholas Schorsch's company continue to thrive even in the wake of his departure and accounting errors at its sister company? One outside investor makes the case it can. </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/promising-future-rcap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/promising-future-rcap#comments RIAs Technology Blogs Real Estate Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:00:00 +0000 794511 at http://wealthmanagement.com Americans Are Saving More … Or Are They? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they <div class="node-body blog-body">The average U.S. household savings rate increased from about 5 percent in 2013 to 6 percent in 2014, according to a new study by Hearts & Wallets. But that savings rate may be misleading.</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/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they#comments Technology Blogs Equities Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:00:00 +0000 793191 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Phil Ashley/Photodisc/Thinkstock</em></p> Top Three Ingredients for Developing a Plan-Based Investing Approach http://wealthmanagement.com/client-relations/top-three-ingredients-developing-plan-based-investing-approach <div class="field-deck"> Advisors ultimately have one job: align the plans and investments to clearly defined client goals and aspirations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advisors ultimately have one job: align the plans and investments to clearly defined client goals and aspirations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/client-relations/top-three-ingredients-developing-plan-based-investing-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/client-relations/top-three-ingredients-developing-plan-based-investing-approach#comments Strategies Client Relations Investment Practice Management Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:21:00 +0000 792971 at http://wealthmanagement.com Suradin Suradingura/iStock/Thinkstock What Financial Advisors Can Learn From Lady Gaga http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-financial-advisors-can-learn-lady-gaga <div class="node-body blog-body">You don't have to be a pop star, but advisors do need to have a social media presence for long-term success, writes advisor Mitch Goldberg in a guest column on CNBC.</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/what-financial-advisors-can-learn-lady-gaga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-financial-advisors-can-learn-lady-gaga#comments Markets Blogs Fixed Income Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:00:00 +0000 792181 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Copyright Kevin Winter, Getty Images</em></p> Technical Analysis: It’s Really VERY Simple http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/technical-analysis-it-s-really-very-simple <div class="field-deck"> Cartoonist puts it all into perspective </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cartoonist puts it all into perspective.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/technical-analysis-it-s-really-very-simple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/technical-analysis-it-s-really-very-simple#comments Strategies ETFs Investment Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:23:00 +0000 792191 at http://wealthmanagement.com Are Risk Parity Funds Worth The Cost? http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/are-risk-parity-funds-worth-cost <div class="node-body article-body">A strategy used by institutional investors to preserve capital is now easily available to individuals via retail funds. But do they perform as advertised? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/are-risk-parity-funds-worth-cost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/are-risk-parity-funds-worth-cost#comments Strategies Equities ETFs Fixed Income Mutual Funds Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:04:00 +0000 791851 at http://wealthmanagement.com Gundlach's DoubleLine Debuts its First Actively Managed Bond ETF http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/gundlachs-doubleline-debuts-its-first-actively-managed-bond-etf <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Jeffrey Gundlach's DoubleLine Capital launched on Tuesday its first actively managed exchange-traded fund, the SPDR DoubleLine Total Return Tactical ETF, contending with the Pimco Total Return Active Exchange-Traded Fund which was previously run by Bill Gross.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/gundlachs-doubleline-debuts-its-first-actively-managed-bond-etf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/gundlachs-doubleline-debuts-its-first-actively-managed-bond-etf#comments ETFs Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:00:00 +0000 791711 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Jeffrey Gundlach</p>