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Jeff Benjamin

Senior Columnist

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Jeff Benjamin writes InvestmentNews’ bi-weekly On Investing column. He also writes stories related to investments, the economy and the markets. An avid golfer and fisherman, Jeff is a self-professed investment nerd "just trying to make a difference and get paid for it."

Recent Articles

Voting with their feet, investors show fund companies how they feel about high fees

May 3, 2016

Plus: The end is near for 2-and-20 hedge fund fees, April's ETF winners, and condensing an MBA degree into a single online course

Puerto Rico default could blindside investors in municipal bonds

May 2, 2016

Some muni funds, such as Oppenheimer, are over-exposed to the risky bonds

Invesco pays $10M DOL settlement for ERISA violation

May 2, 2016

Plus: Warren Buffett isn't sweating the election outcome, find out if you're getting a fair price for airfares, and a Goldman Sachs gym with progressive membership dues

Sequoia Fund reopens to investors

Apr 29, 2016

Beleaguered fund fights to find footing after ill-fated Valeant Pharma bet

First rule of Fight Club: Don't talk about Zero Hedge

Apr 29, 2016

Edgy finance blog goes from anonymity to over sharing in blink of an eye; and the adviser community weighs in on the public food fight

T. Rowe Price shareholders vote down climate-change proposal

Apr 29, 2016

Plus: Hillary gets no love from T. Boone Pickens, former Treasury Secretary Larry Summer embraces Bitcoin, and Obama takes credit for changing Wall Street

BofA's North Carolina HQ gives CEO Moynihan platform to talk transgender issues

Apr 28, 2016

Plus: Presidential candidates show no love for Wall Street, PacLife to buy Cadence Capital, and the best places to own an expensive house

Schwab shuns load funds in DOL's wake

Apr 27, 2016

Mutual funds with sales loads to come off the shelves May 2

Almost nobody is good at timing the market

Apr 27, 2016

Plus: Be wary of energy-company dividends, an election-year twist on selling in May, and don't quit your job like Michael Strahan did

Fixed-income heavyweights ponder the 'most dangerous' bond market ever

Apr 26, 2016

Plus: Target-date fund success depends on the investor, you should have a will even if you aren't Prince, and historic levels of government paperwork

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