Josh Brown

The Takeawayblog

The Reformed Broker, Josh Brown, distills the best of the web each day – and offers some sage advice on social media along the way.

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)

***

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.

0
Comments

What do you think?

View comments

Recommended for you

Latest news & opinion

Wells Fargo's move to boost signing bonuses could give it a lift

Wirehouse is seen as trying to shore up adviser ranks that took a hit after banking scandal

New Jersey fines David Lerner Associates for nontraded REIT sales

Firm will pay $650,000 for suitability, compliance and books and records violations.

Report predicts $400 trillion retirement savings gap by 2050

Shortfall driven by longer life spans and disappointing investment returns.

Wells Fargo will ramp up spending to lure brokers

Wirehouse, after losing 400 brokers in first quarter, is bucking trend among rivals who have said they are going to cut back on spending big bucks recruiting veteran advisers

DOL fiduciary rule pushes indexed annuity carriers to develop new products

Insurers are introducing fixed-rate deferred annuities with income guarantees to circumvent BICE.

X

Subscribe and Save 60%

Premium Access
Print + Digital

Learn more
Subscribe to Print