Mutual Funds http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6615/more en The Daily Brief: Behind the Screen http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-behind-screen <div class="node-body blog-body">The year 2014 is coming to a close, which means there's precious time running out to get clients's fiscal ducks in order. </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-behind-screen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-behind-screen#comments People Blogs Strategies Client Relations Mutual Funds Wealth Planning The Daily Brief Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:00:00 +0000 736031 at http://wealthmanagement.com Janus Capital Group Says Launching EM Managed Volatility Fund http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/janus-capital-group-says-launching-em-managed-volatility-fund <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Janus Capital Group said on Wednesday that the firm was launching the INTECH Emerging Markets Managed Volatility Fund, which will seek to target above-market returns with lower risk than the benchmark.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/janus-capital-group-says-launching-em-managed-volatility-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/janus-capital-group-says-launching-em-managed-volatility-fund#comments ETFs Mutual Funds Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:28:00 +0000 733861 at http://wealthmanagement.com Saft on Wealth: The Value of (Truly) Active Investment http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/saft-wealth-value-truly-active-investment <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you are going to go with active management you perhaps ought to go all out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/saft-wealth-value-truly-active-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/saft-wealth-value-truly-active-investment#comments Strategies Mutual Funds Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:10:00 +0000 722951 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Carl Court, Getty Images U.S. Fund Managers Move Into Consumer Stocks as Oil Prices Fall http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/us-fund-managers-move-consumer-stocks-oil-prices-fall <div class="node-body article-body">Falling oil prices are spurring U.S. mutual fund managers to pick up shares of restaurants, airlines, and retailers, all consumer stocks that have been among the worst performers in the stock market this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/us-fund-managers-move-consumer-stocks-oil-prices-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/us-fund-managers-move-consumer-stocks-oil-prices-fall#comments Equities Mutual Funds Wed, 03 Dec 2014 17:08:00 +0000 722661 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Drowning in Liquid Alts http://wealthmanagement.com/impact-2014/drowning-liquid-alts <div class="field-deck"> Goldman Sachs recognizes 298 funds as true liquid alts, spread out over five broad categories </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Liquid alternative mutual funds have exploded in popularity, yet most advisors aren’t using them properly, a Goldman Sachs analyst argued at Schwab’s annual IMPACT conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/impact-2014/drowning-liquid-alts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/impact-2014/drowning-liquid-alts#comments Alternative Investments IMPACT 2014 Mutual Funds Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:32:00 +0000 699251 at http://wealthmanagement.com SEC Commissioner: PIMCO Outflows Aren't Disrupting Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/sec-commissioner-pimco-outflows-arent-disrupting-markets <div class="node-body blog-body">There’s no evidence that the recent turmoil at PIMCO caused any disruption in any of the underlying markets, Securities and Exchange Commission Republican member Michael Piwowar said Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/advisor-intelligence">Advisor Intelligence </a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/sec-commissioner-pimco-outflows-arent-disrupting-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/sec-commissioner-pimco-outflows-arent-disrupting-markets#comments Industry Mutual Funds Advisor Intelligence Thu, 09 Oct 2014 18:07:00 +0000 676081 at http://wealthmanagement.com Investing in a Rising Dollar http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/investing-rising-dollar <div class="field-deck"> Weakening overseas economies, coupled with the end of QE, has helped the dollar index rise </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The end of QE, along with weakness in Europe and Japan, means continued good fortune for the US greenback. For believers and speculators, a handful of funds could profit from the ride.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/investing-rising-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/investing-rising-dollar#comments Strategies Mutual Funds Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:50:00 +0000 662191 at http://wealthmanagement.com Active Management Under The Microscope http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/active-management-under-microscope <div class="field-deck"> So-called “active share” metrics may point to the extent, and cost, of active management in a fund, but other measures can sometimes give more transparent details </div> <div class="node-body article-body">So-called “active share” metrics may point to the extent, and cost, of active management in a fund, but other measures can sometimes give more transparent details. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/active-management-under-microscope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/active-management-under-microscope#comments Strategies Mutual Funds Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:12:00 +0000 660521 at http://wealthmanagement.com Is Active Management Dying? http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/active-management-dying <div class="field-deck"> Active management once reigned supreme, but flows to active funds are now slowing. Is there still a role for active investing? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Active management once reigned supreme, but flows to active funds are now slowing. Is there still a role for active investing?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/active-management-dying" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/active-management-dying#comments Asset Protection ETFs Mutual Funds Asset Management Retirement Planning Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:00:00 +0000 651161 at http://wealthmanagement.com adrian825/iStock/Thinkstock Editor's Letter: July 2014 http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/editors-letter-july-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Are there too many mutual funds out there? Or not enough? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are there too many mutual funds out there? Or not enough?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/editors-letter-july-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/mutual-funds/editors-letter-july-2014#comments 2014 Morningstar Investment Conference Alternative Investments ETFs Opinions Mutual Funds Investment Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:36:00 +0000 591341 at http://wealthmanagement.com