ETFs http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en Rex Ryan = Bill Gross http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/rex-ryan-bill-gross <div class="node-body blog-body">You probably wouldn’t think of NFL coaches and portfolio managers being very similar, but MarketWatch contends that both are high-profile, high-testosterone positions worth millions and the target of both intense criticism and praise.</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/rex-ryan-bill-gross" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/rex-ryan-bill-gross#comments People Taxes Blogs ETFs Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 763331 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Copyright Christian Petersen, Getty Images | Photo by Jim Tweedie</em></p> Playing the Energy Decline in Emerging Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/playing-energy-decline-emerging-markets <div class="field-deck"> The sharp drop in energy prices will have ramifications across emerging markets. But there are bargains to be had—if you look in the right places. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The sharp drop in energy prices will have ramifications across emerging markets. But there are bargains to be had—if you look in the right places. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/playing-energy-decline-emerging-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/playing-energy-decline-emerging-markets#comments Alternative Investments ETFs Fixed Income Investment Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:05:00 +0000 761771 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>The sharp drop in crude-oil prices and the possibility of more quantitative easing by the European Central Bank are just some of the issues investors will deal with across markets.</p> The Winklevoss Twins Really Really Want To Build A Bitcoin Exchange http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/winklevoss-twins-really-really-want-build-bitcoin-exchange <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite a tumble in value, attacks from hackers and legal scandals, Bitcoin is still in the crosshairs of the infamous Winklevoss twins.</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/winklevoss-twins-really-really-want-build-bitcoin-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/winklevoss-twins-really-really-want-build-bitcoin-exchange#comments Markets Technology Blogs Strategies ETFs The Daily Brief Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 760141 at http://wealthmanagement.com U.S. Investors Favor Currency Hedged Europe ETFs as Euro Tumbles http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/us-investors-favor-currency-hedged-europe-etfs-euro-tumbles <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. investors stung by the falling euro who want to stay invested in Europe are turning to exchange-traded funds designed to strip out the impact of the region's currency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/us-investors-favor-currency-hedged-europe-etfs-euro-tumbles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/us-investors-favor-currency-hedged-europe-etfs-euro-tumbles#comments ETFs Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:18:00 +0000 760191 at http://wealthmanagement.com Be a Monkey http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/be-monkey <div class="node-body blog-body">Forget picking stocks and stick to passive, index-based funds, says Princeton University professor Burton Malkiel on ETFFunds.com.</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/be-monkey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/be-monkey#comments Blogs ETFs Marketing High Net Worth The Daily Brief Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 758691 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Copyright Douglas Grundy, Getty Images</em></p> The 10 Largest Smart Beta ETFs http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/10-largest-smart-beta-etfs <div class="node-body gallery-body">So-called "smart beta" ETFs pulled in some $55 billion in 2014, according to Bloomberg, thanks in part to heavy marketing push among advisors. Here are the 10 largest by assets under management, via Morningstar. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/10-largest-smart-beta-etfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/10-largest-smart-beta-etfs#comments Markets ETFs Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:20:00 +0000 753251 at http://wealthmanagement.com Trends Set to Dominate the ETF Market Landscape in 2015 http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/trends-set-dominate-etf-market-landscape-2015 <div class="field-deck"> There is a race to launch more thematic strategies or 'smart beta' products and the providers are lesser known or completely new to the industry. This will continue in the year ahead </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There is a race to launch more thematic strategies or “smart beta” products and the providers are lesser known or completely new to the industry. This will continue in the year ahead</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/trends-set-dominate-etf-market-landscape-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/trends-set-dominate-etf-market-landscape-2015#comments Strategies ETFs Asset Management Investment Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 749831 at http://wealthmanagement.com US SEC Economists to Write Paper on Risky ETFs and Market Volatility http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/us-sec-economists-write-paper-risky-etfs-and-market-volatility <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission economists have begun scrutinizing riskier types of exchange-traded funds as part of an effort to determine whether they may inflame already rocky market conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/us-sec-economists-write-paper-risky-etfs-and-market-volatility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/us-sec-economists-write-paper-risky-etfs-and-market-volatility#comments Markets ETFs Regulation & Compliance Fri, 09 Jan 2015 19:16:00 +0000 748181 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images The Daily Brief: What Else Would You Expect of Bill Gross? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-what-else-would-you-expect-bill-gross <div class="node-body blog-body">How would you like to be Bill Gross' personal financial advisor, Matt Levine asks on Bloomberg View.</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/daily-brief-what-else-would-you-expect-bill-gross" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-what-else-would-you-expect-bill-gross#comments People Blogs Client Relations ETFs The Daily Brief Fri, 09 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 747281 at http://wealthmanagement.com The Daily Brief: How Much is in Your Clients' 401(k) Accounts? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-how-much-your-clients-401k-accounts <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent Vanguard report found that the average 401(k) account registered with Vanguard had $101,650, an 80 percent increase since the fallout of 2008.</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/daily-brief-how-much-your-clients-401k-accounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-how-much-your-clients-401k-accounts#comments People Blogs ETFs Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 745371 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Eldad Carin/iStock/Thinkstock</em></p>