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The future of a class-action lawsuit targeting mutual fund managers for a "market timing" scheme that allegedly cost ordinary investors hundreds of millions of dollars will be decided by the Supreme Court of Canada on Thursday.
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Dan Fuss is joining Bill Gross in shunning long-term debt before the Federal Reserve starts tapering its bond purchases.
Last week we discussed the basics of the high-yield bond market and how risk-tolerant investors might consider the space as a source for elevated income.
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- According to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C. , by VerticalNews journalists, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing by Hartford Mutual Funds II Inc. was posted on November 29, 2013 .
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- According to a survey of more than 200 Registered Investment Advisors conducted by Aberdeen Asset Management , while historical returns, rankings, manager tenure and brand name are considered when evaluating mutual funds, the leading factor underlying a decision to recommended one ... (more)
U.S. mutual funds are disclosing some whopper capital gains distributions, anywhere from 6 percent to 60 percent of net asset value, underscoring stock market success and a potential year-end tax headache for investors.
Bond mutual funds are headed for a record year of redemptions this year amid speculation the U.S. Federal Reserve will reduce its stimulus.
George Soros and other star hedge fund managers famously made fortunes by betting on global trends.
The explanation for the move, which was effective as of Dec. 9: Too much money weakens a fund manager's hand.
The 11 European Union countries that have pledged to tax financial transactions will consider excluding several key markets from the levy's scope, an EU document showed.
With nearly R30 billion infrastructure investment committed for South Africa alone, long-term insurer Old Mutual says it is in the game for the long run, not quick returns.
Everyone is familiar with the SEC admonition that "past returns are not indicative of future results."
Banks and asset managers scored some small victories after U.S. regulators narrowed the scope of a provision in the Volcker rule that restricts banks' ownership stake in hedge funds and private equity funds.
When Franklin Templeton 's India unit wanted to launch a mutual fund that would switch allocation among stocks, bonds, gold and money markets, the Indian regulator baulked, deeming it too risky for domestic investors, according to the company.
The U.S. economy this summer made a significant rebound from the 2008 financial crisis as the booming stock market and rising home values caused household wealth to spike 2.6 percent to $77.3 trillion, according to the Federal Reserve.
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By David Goodboy The recent stock market pullback has sparked a bearish fever in many traders.