InvestmentNews News and Opinion http://www.investmentnews.com News and opinion from InvestmentNews.com en-us <![CDATA[InvestmentNews to host women-focused conference series]]> <![CDATA[Income spike can reduce Social Security benefits]]> <![CDATA[MandA flat as buyers grow disillusioned ]]> <![CDATA[The benefits of long/short credit exposure in today's market]]> <![CDATA[Do-it-yourself bond traders are changing Wall Street]]> Breakfast with Benjamin: Do-it-yourself bond traders have become much more than just a nagging headache for Wall Street's big boys.]]> <![CDATA[Selling your practice? Here are the top five things to look for in a buyer]]> <![CDATA[How to become a more referable adviser]]> <![CDATA[Finra fines three firms for lapses on consolidated reports ]]> <![CDATA[Calamos Investments' new closed-end fund tries to limit discount to NAV issue]]> <![CDATA[Advisory fees rise above 1% after bottoming in 2013]]> <![CDATA[Exclusive: Morgan Stanley plans to sell adviser data to fund companies]]> <![CDATA[SEC charges private-equity queen Lynn Tilton with fraud]]> <![CDATA[Ameriprise relaunches Columbia Management as Columbia Threadneedle Investments]]> <![CDATA[Exclusive: Schwab robo-adviser crosses half-billion dollar mark]]> <![CDATA[ARCP plans to pay a dividend]]> <![CDATA[March Mayhem Final Results]]> <![CDATA[Job growth is the economy's only bright side, and it isn't very bright]]> Breakfast with Benjamin: The data show companies are hiring, but virtually everything else in the economy is falling.]]> <![CDATA[Federal Reserve alters investor expectations]]> <![CDATA[Dean Smith and the revocable living trust]]> <![CDATA[First and foremost, it's not about the money]]> <![CDATA[Tedious work and quarterbacking ultimately lead to grateful clients]]> <![CDATA[Stocks end worst week since January as advance stalls]]> <![CDATA[Answering the questions raised by the DOL's fiduciary proposal]]> <![CDATA[March Mayhem Round Five]]> <![CDATA[Do you have what it takes to be a CEO?]]> <![CDATA[Are brokers being branded with a scarlet 'S'?]]> <![CDATA[March Mayhem Results Round Four]]> <![CDATA[Growing minorities offer opportunities for advisers ]]> <![CDATA[Employer objections stand in way of 401(k) plan success]]> <![CDATA[Investor trust. We can rebuild it.]]> <![CDATA[Ex-LPL broker barred over loans for luxury Hawaii vacation rental]]> <![CDATA[In contrast to wages, real estate prices are hitting the roof]]> Breakfast with Benjamin: Real estate prices climbing sharply and investors are taking the blame. Plus: Fed preps for the unfamiliar waters of a rate hike, biotech looks to be correcting, and which rock star investor are you?]]> <![CDATA[Retirement income innovations aim to ease longevity's strain on assets]]> <![CDATA[Will the LearnVest-Northwestern Mutual deal lead to a culture clash?]]> <![CDATA[What advisers need to know about bond fund duration ahead of an interest rate increase]]> <![CDATA[Pimco renames some equity funds in push to juice expansion]]> <![CDATA[Google's new algorithm to hinder many advisers' web presence]]> <![CDATA[Finra slams Oppenheimer with $3.75 million penalty]]> <![CDATA[Investing for retirement just got a lot more complicated]]> <![CDATA[Ameriprise to pay $27.5 million settlement in 401(k) fiduciary breach suit]]> <![CDATA[March Mayhem: Round Four]]> <![CDATA[Top 10 adviser marketing myths]]> <![CDATA[Stocks are looking more wobbly by the day]]> Breakfast with Benjamin: As the equity markets start to wobble, analysts start to claim they saw it all coming.]]> <![CDATA[March Mayhem Results Round Three]]> <![CDATA[$6 billion RIA Mercer sold in PE deal]]> Plus: The latest ranking of fee-only RIAs by AUM]]> <![CDATA[Take that, Schwab: Wealthfront to expand free tax-loss harvesting ]]> <![CDATA[Vanguard snubs outsiders in digital advice]]> <![CDATA[DOL chief Perez says new fiduciary rule will distinguish between investor education and investment advice]]> <![CDATA[Lifetime retiree health care cost projections up 6.5%]]> <![CDATA[Untimely IRA rollover leads to trouble]]>