InvestmentNews News and Opinion http://www.investmentnews.com News and opinion from InvestmentNews.com en-us <![CDATA[Kahler and CFP Board reach agreement on fee-only status]]> <![CDATA[Advisers leave assets behind when switching firms]]> <![CDATA[Finding some glitter among gold-mining stocks]]> <![CDATA[Unprecedented demand for ETF tracking Chinese stocks]]> <![CDATA[Stocks edge up as focus turns to jobless claims, new home sales]]> <![CDATA[Shorting chickens becomes hot trade after prices surge]]> <![CDATA[Rollovers of 401(k)s into pension plans gets government agency backing]]> <![CDATA[Schorsch REIT suspension still in place at major broker-dealers]]> <![CDATA[DOL still planning fiduciary proposal for January]]> <![CDATA[Being a traffic cop at the intersection of disability and Social Security benefits]]> <![CDATA[Oil traders are liquidating positions as oil prices drop and uncertainty mounts]]> Breakfast with Benjamin: Oil traders put on their seatbelts. Plus: Hedge funds becoming mutual funds; it's going to be a good holiday for tech gadget junkies; and the big difference between a purebred heritage turkey and the one you'll probably be eating tomorrow.]]> <![CDATA[5 steps to building enterprise value]]> <![CDATA[Broker-dealers sound off as AIG leads off with first annuity for 401(k)s]]> (Don't miss: Top sellers of individual annuities)]]> <![CDATA[Some advisers moving to mobile payment systems to bill clients ]]> <![CDATA[Adviser who sold tax avoidance schemes sent to prison for tax evasion]]> <![CDATA[Hedge fund performance continues to disappoint]]> <![CDATA[Falcone resigns as chairman, CEO of Harbinger Group]]> <![CDATA[India's roaring stock market, and funds that track it, get boost from cheap oil ]]> <![CDATA[Mutual funds to face new rules from SEC on portfolio holdings]]> <![CDATA[Economic recovery optimism boosts stock index futures]]> <![CDATA[John Hancock pushes for liquid alts in retirement plans]]> Breakfast with Benjamin:Shopping season bodes well for stocks. Plus: John Hancock pushes for liquid alts in retirement plans; being thankful for seasonal market timing; and learning to fly drones for fun and profit]]> <![CDATA[Life insurers launching new variable annuities despite tepid sales]]> <![CDATA[Upstart platform attracts advisory firms with access to alts and capital]]> <![CDATA[Citigroup fined $15 million for analyst supervisory failures]]> <![CDATA[Vanguard files for 'ultra' short-term bond fund]]> <![CDATA[Higher taxes loom for fund investors]]> <![CDATA[Some broker-dealers resume selling Schorsch-related REITs]]> <![CDATA[Pimco could withstand losing another $350 billion before asset flow starts to pinch]]> <![CDATA[New, easy and free technology to figure out capital gains distributions]]> <![CDATA[How to avoid the unexpected capital gain gift]]> <![CDATA[More buyers than sellers in the bond market means yields will remain low in 2015]]> <![CDATA[U.S. stocks climb slowly as European shares rally on stimulus hope]]> <![CDATA[Global buying binge pumps more air into the bond market run]]> Breakfast with Benjamin, featuring a global bond market mismatch that now has demand far outstripping supply. Plus: Loading up on stocks after retirement, how Larry Summers got it wrong, and new liquid alts players breaks it down for investors and advisers.]]> <![CDATA[Madoff scam recovery hits $10 billion, almost 60% of lost money, at a cost of $1 billion]]> <![CDATA[DOL to review documents in 401(k) excessive fee suit]]> <![CDATA[The economic immigration issue President Obama isn't ready to talk about]]> Breakfast with Benjamin, the immigration issue President Obama isn't ready to talk about. Plus: Morgan Stanley's wealth management riddle, chilly weather heats up commodities, and an honest look at Wall Street's culture of dishonesty.]]> <![CDATA[Accounting fiasco highlights tangled web behind Nicholas Schorsch's empire]]> <![CDATA[Brokers' push to fee-based comp slams higher-cost funds]]> <![CDATA[When slow Internet happens to fast people]]> <![CDATA[Embracing two routes to growth helps draw in assets ]]> <![CDATA[Stocks set for fifth week of gains with the help of central bankers]]>