Mutual Fund Center
By Janet M. Brown
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Bond portfolios, with their diversification, flexibility and opportunity, beat individual bonds, providing peace of mind during periods of uncertainty.
06/17/16 - 02:28 PM EDT
By Gregg Greenberg
There's nothing wrong with a mutual fund that mixes stocks, bonds and REITs.
06/03/16 - 01:10 PM EDT
An announcement on job cuts comes just days after legendary corporate raider Nelson Peltz and his investment firm, Trian Fund Management, won two seats on Legg Mason's board of directors.
05/26/19 - 11:26 AM EDT
BlackRock continues to steal market share from mutual-fund competitors with its suite of exchange-traded funds. Analysts say investors' increasing preference for ETFs shows no sign of abating. But because of the low fees charged by ETFs, profit margins are shrinking.
04/16/19 - 01:53 PM EDT
WisdomTree Investments, a specialist in exchange-traded funds, could be an attractive takeover candidate for big money managers looking to catch up in the fast-growing ETF industry, according to Credit Suisse.
04/02/19 - 09:00 AM EDT
Moody's Investors Service predicts active stock- and bond-picking firms' share of the money-management industry will be overtaken as soon as 2021 by 'passive' vehicles like index-tracking mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.
03/14/19 - 10:35 AM EDT
The runaway growth of exchange-traded funds over the past decade shows no signs of abating, with a top industry forecaster now projecting the assets will surge at least 18% this year, topping $4 trillion for the first time.
02/25/19 - 12:45 PM EST
Investors should regard CEFs or closed-end funds as "as great pieces of a portfolio to augment investor allocation" as well as a way to "generate high levels of income and maybe better levels of income than they might otherwise be able to get within an asset class", say our all-star panel in TheStreet's webinar. (Sponsored Content)
11/05/18 - 06:22 AM EST
A panel of experts at Jim Cramers Boot Camp for Investors tells us the biggest mistakes retirees make. Plus, outlines a plan for twenty or thirty years of retirement.
10/29/18 - 07:17 AM EDT
Before you make a bet on a closed-end fund, be sure to do your homework.
10/09/18 - 04:00 PM EDT
Closed-end mutual funds have a small but faithful following.
06/17/18 - 07:43 AM EDT
Mutual funds are on a tear this year, with 56% of large-cap funds outperforming the market year to date.
05/24/18 - 07:50 AM EDT
A report Friday from the U.S. Labor Department is expected to show that wages climbed 2.8% in February from a year earlier, with unemployment falling further to 4%, based on economist surveys by the data provider FactSet.
03/08/18 - 07:30 PM EST
The plan entails raising capital requirements for the largest banks while simultaneously reducing the burden placed on the smaller ones.
01/10/18 - 09:00 AM EST
Investors are allocating their funds more into ETFs and less into mutual funds.
01/10/18 - 07:13 AM EST
Once head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency during the 2008 financial crisis, John Dugan helped Citigroup to get a big bailout. He has now been tapped as a board member at the bank, making about $300,000 annually to attend six meetings a year.
12/22/17 - 04:30 PM EST
French asset management firm TOBAM has launched Europe's very first Bitcoin-focused mutual fund, which is set up in France but available to investors worldwide.
11/28/17 - 12:30 AM EST