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The financial services sector has seen profound change over the past 30 years. In 1984, there were 14,400 commercial banks, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; today, there are 5,700. The savings and loan industry, which once financed...
From: TheStreet | By: David Marcus | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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SEC official tells alternative mutual funds to define principal strategies for investors.
From: InvestmentNews | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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In my last episode of Talking with John Chow, I talked about the power of association and how it impacts your reality. Today, I want to share with you the best piece of financial advice I’ve ever received. No, it’s […]
From: John Chow | By: John Chow | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Filed under: Investing Basics, Personal Finance, Mutual Funds, Income Tax, Financial Education Alamy The taxes you pay on your investment gains are among the biggest drags holding back the growth of your portfolio. Fortunately, many investors in stocks,...
From: Daily Finance | By: Dan Caplinger | Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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They’re spending it on lawyers! I’m not kidding.  Scott told a 27-year-old Fidelity Investments retirement specialist that big corporations can’t afford to hire people because they’re spending so much money on lawyers.  Which they have to do...
From: Angry Bear | By: Beverly Mann | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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No matter how you feel about the term "robo-adviser," it's becoming clear that automated investment advice is here to stay. Charles Schwab just announced that its own robo-adviser will become operational in early 2015. Reuters reports that the new service,...
From: Business Insider | By: Libby Kane | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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What is a global stock fund, why might you need one, and how do you find the best?...
From: The Motley Fool | By: Matthew Frankel, The Motley Fool | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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The Federal Reserve’s $3 trillion experiment in stimulating the nation’s economy is slated to come to an end this week -- a sign of the central bank’s growing confidence in the recovery as well as a tacit acknowledgement of the limits of its powers...
From: Washington Post | By: Ylan Q. Mui | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Can a clueless market be gamed? Can a market that makes bizarre correlations like this one let you in to make money? I say yes to both questions. But, first, you have to accept the stupidity of the daily judgment of the markets...
From: TheStreet | By: Jim Cramer | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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aDELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) -- Professional traders running mutual funds and hedge funds don't just look at a stock's price moves; they also track big changes in volume activity. Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large...
From: TheStreet | By: Roberto Pedone | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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Filed under: Retirement, Retirement Plans, 401K, IRA, Roth IRA Getty Images Good news, savers: The Internal Revenue Service this month announced the amounts you can contribute to your 401(k), IRA and other retirement accounts for 2015. 401(k) Contribution...
From: Daily Finance | By: Robert Pagliarini | Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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The superstar fund manager, promoted by mutual fund companies and put on a pedestal by the media, was frequently a creation of fund buyers and financial advisers alike confusing brilliance with a bull market. Those days are gone....
From: MarketWatch | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The ETF company's stock has plunged in 2014, but market volatility could finally get investors interested in WisdomTree's products again....
From: The Motley Fool | By: Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Retail investor interest in derivatives continues to grow as investors learn more about trading the instruments and see it as an attractive way to hedge against risk and generate income, according to online brokers and industry...
From: TheStreet | By: Dan Freed | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) -- Professional traders running mutual funds and hedge funds don't just look at a stock's price moves; they also track big changes in volume activity. Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large...
From: TheStreet | By: Roberto Pedone | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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