Commentary http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6618/more en Seven Lessons From the U.K.'s Departure http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/seven-lessons-uks-departure <div class="field-byline"> Mohamed A. El-Erian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Add "Brexit" to a list of unthinkables that have become reality: Strange things happen when advanced economies persist in a new normal of protracted low growth and worsening inequality.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/seven-lessons-uks-departure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/markets/seven-lessons-uks-departure#comments Markets Commentary Equities Asset Management Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:32:00 +0000 1218371 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Charles McQuillan, Getty Images Wall Street Tries Out Lots of Shiny New Objects http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects <div class="field-byline"> Barry Ritholtz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a question for investors: Is Wall Street creating too many products?</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects#comments Viewpoints Commentary ETFs Asset Management Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:10:00 +0000 1216061 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images The Smart Money That's Not Worried About Brexit http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/smart-money-thats-not-worried-about-brexit <div class="field-byline"> Mark Gilbert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Next week's British referendum on whether to quit the European Union is starting to spook financial markets, with the pound in particular taking fright at the prospect of a win for the secessionists.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/smart-money-thats-not-worried-about-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/smart-money-thats-not-worried-about-brexit#comments Commentary Equities Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:21:00 +0000 1208571 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Stay of go?</p> Copyright Dan Kitwood, Getty Images Editor’s Letter: June 2016 http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/editor-s-letter-june-2016 <div class="field-deck"> Retirement Woes Won’t Go Away </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Will the new rule really add to Americans’ retirement savings? </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/editor-s-letter-june-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/editor-s-letter-june-2016#comments Industry Commentary Retirement Planning Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:52:00 +0000 1197811 at http://wealthmanagement.com Fox: Defining a Minimum Standard for Feeling Affluent http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/fox-defining-minimum-standard-feeling-affluent <div class="field-byline"> Justin Fox </div> <div class="node-body article-body">So $250,000 a year makes you ... what exactly? </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/fox-defining-minimum-standard-feeling-affluent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/fox-defining-minimum-standard-feeling-affluent#comments Commentary High Net Worth Wealth Planning Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:56:00 +0000 1203981 at http://wealthmanagement.com Adam Gault/Photodisc/Thinkstock Blockchain's One Big Idea for Wall Street Is People http://wealthmanagement.com/technology/blockchains-one-big-idea-wall-street-people <div class="field-byline"> Lionel Laurent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coding jobs and other tech-related projects related to blockchain could attract millennials back to the finance industry.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/technology/blockchains-one-big-idea-wall-street-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/technology/blockchains-one-big-idea-wall-street-people#comments Technology Commentary Careers Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:17:00 +0000 1201711 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images El-Erian: Markets May Have Overreacted to Jobs Report http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/el-erian-markets-may-have-overreacted-jobs-report <div class="field-byline"> Mohamed A. El-Erian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A June interest rate hike may not be completely off the table.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/el-erian-markets-may-have-overreacted-jobs-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/el-erian-markets-may-have-overreacted-jobs-report#comments Markets Commentary Fixed Income Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:04:00 +0000 1201701 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Joe Raedle, Getty Images The Rich Are Different, and It Matters http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/rich-are-different-and-it-matters <div class="field-byline"> Narayana Kocherlakota </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Inequality in the U.S. depends on how you look at it: Some groups of rich households, for example, have fared much differently than others.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/rich-are-different-and-it-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/rich-are-different-and-it-matters#comments Commentary High Net Worth Fri, 03 Jun 2016 13:59:00 +0000 1200311 at http://wealthmanagement.com DOL Lawsuit Goes Shopping for a Forum http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/dol-lawsuit-goes-shopping-forum <div class="node-body article-body">Some financial industry heavyweights are on a forum-shopping trip to try and block the Department of Labor’s controversial fiduciary rule.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/dol-lawsuit-goes-shopping-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/dol-lawsuit-goes-shopping-forum#comments Industry Legal Commentary Retirement Planning Thu, 02 Jun 2016 20:47:00 +0000 1199671 at http://wealthmanagement.com Mika Makelainen/iStock/Thinkstock Trump's Financial Report? That's Rich http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/trumps-financial-report-thats-rich <div class="field-byline"> Timothy L. O&#039;Brien </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Donald Trump has once again made his income and wealth objects of fascination and confusion in the 2016 presidential race -- this time, by filing an updated personal financial disclosure form with the Federal Election Commission.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/trumps-financial-report-thats-rich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/trumps-financial-report-thats-rich#comments People Commentary High Net Worth Fri, 20 May 2016 13:06:00 +0000 1188791 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Benjamin Krain, Getty Images