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The Takeaway: Equity fund flows come alive!

Jan 11, 2013 @ 1:14 pm

By Josh Brown

Portfolio

Go-Anywhere Funds are running out of ideas to invest in. (Investment News)

The second biggest week of equity fund in-flows ever - thanks to the positive feedback loop of 3-year returns. (The Reformed Broker)

The Biz

Michael Kitces on measuring the value of active management. (Nerd's Eye View)

A very big jump in profits for Wells Fargo (must be all those mutual fund wrap accounts, JK). (DealBook)

Some quick and dirty facts about the timing of retirement investing. (AAAMP)

RBS raiding the bonus trough to pay for LIBOR fines. (Dealbreaker)

There are 12 million baby boomer business owners, and they're about to retire. (WealthManagement)

BAC and Goldman could be doing way better in the charitable giving department. But they're "hamstrung by regulations and uncertainty"! (Advisor One)

Outliers

The guy who launched the first Twitter-driven hedge fund is now launching a brokerage service. Which must mean he's been crushing it performance-wise. (MarketBeat)

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Disclaimer: Joshua Brown is an investment advisor representative with Fusion Analytics. The content above is for informational purposes only, nothing here should ever be construed as investment advice or a solicitation to trade any securities. Mr. Brown or his firm may be long or short securities mentioned above for client or personal accounts at any time.

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