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Outside the Box: Think 3% is small potatoes? It can eat your life savings
Marketwatch.com

What might seem like pennies a year is actually a huge drag on performance. more…

Clean Energy Investment is the Next Big Thing: 2 Fund Picks
Yahoo.com

Most of the electricity produced in the United States in April came from clean energy sources. more…

T. Rowe Price Reports 3.6% Sequential Decline in May AUM
Yahoo.com

T. Rowe Price's (TROW) preliminary assets under management (AUM) of $1.07 trillion for May reflect 3.6% a drop from the prior month. more…

First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund Declares its Quarterly Distribution of $0.35 Per Share
Businesswire.com

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust/Aberdeen Emerging Opportunity Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FEO) has declared the Fund's regularly scheduled quarterly distribution of $0.35 per share. The distribution will be payable on June 28, 2019, to shareholders o… more…

First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Distributions for Exchange-Traded Funds
Businesswire.com

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Advisors L.P. ("FTA") announces the declaration of the monthly distributions for certain exchange-traded funds advised by FTA. The following dates apply to today's distribution declarations: Expected Ex-Dividend Dat… more…

First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Declares its Quarterly Distribution of $0.285 Per Share
Businesswire.com

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FFA) has declared the Fund's regularly scheduled quarterly distribution of $0.285 per share. The distribution will be payable on June 28, 2019, to shareholders of reco… more…

First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Distributions for Exchange-Traded Funds
Businesswire.com

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Advisors L.P. ("FTA") announces the declaration of distributions for 125 exchange-traded funds (each a “Fund,” collectively, the “Funds”) advised by FTA. The following dates apply to today's distribution declaration… more…

How to Invest in Bitcoin
Nerdwallet.com

Buying bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies can be a fun way to explore an experimental new investment. But it’s also true that any investment in cryptocurrency should carry a warning label… more…

NBFC crisis: Looking beyond MFs
Thehindubusinessline.com

A lot of attention has been given on the impact of the crisis on mutual fund investors, but bigger problems lie elsewhere more…

Fund managers, insurers now look beyond rating agencies
Thehindubusinessline.com

Tighten internal investment analysis and assessment processes after IL&FS crisis more…

How Hedge Funds Affect You Even If You Don't Invest in One
Howstuffworks.com

Hedge funds might seem like something only the very rich have to think about but actually they are actually part of everyday life. What are they and why are they so risky? more…

Opening the fund-gate: How to prevent the Woodford saga from happening again
Cityam.com

The UK’s most famous fund manager has been having a terrible time recently – or perhaps infamous is a better [...] The post Opening the fund-gate: How to prevent the Woodford saga from happening again appeared first on CityAM. more…

Airtel and Voda Idea in talks to turn fibre JV into infra investment trust
The Times of India

The move is aimed at reducing debt to free up cash to compete with Reliance Jio Infocomm.. more…

Ultimus Panel Reveals Key Insights for Building a Registered Fund Distribution Plan
Prnewswire.com

CINCINNATI, June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultimus Fund Solutions® (Ultimus®), today shares insights from a recent poll conducted during a panel conversation focused on fund distribution. The webinar, "Tools for Building a Distribution Strategy," was moderated… more…

Morningstar Assigns New Analyst Ratings to Nine Strategies, Upgrades Eight, and Downgrades Six in May 2019
Prnewswire.com

CHICAGO, June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has published a summary of Morningstar Analyst Rating™ activity for 161 U.S. strategies that occurred in May 2019. Strategies inclu… more…

Manning & Napier, Inc. Reports May 31, 2019 Assets Under Management
Prnewswire.com

FAIRPORT, N.Y., June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Manning & Napier, Inc. (NYSE: MN), ("Manning & Napier" or "the Company") today reported preliminary assets under management ("AUM") as of May 31, 2019 of $20.6 billion compared with $21.2 billion at April 30, 2019… more…

The Next Big Rush - Real Assets
Seekingalpha.com

Interest rates remain at historically low levels and stock market valuations are historically high. Traditional assets (stocks and bonds) are experiencing incre more…