- Gender diversity becomes a hot ticket in the ETF space. In the wake of the March launch of the SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF (SHE), out rolls the Bloomberg Financial Services Gender Equity Index. The Bloomberg index, which is not yet linked to an ETF, includes 26 public companies that are “best-in-class in the financial industry in terms of providing opportunities for women.”
- Bank of America says investors are scared and heading for the hills like never before. “The longest uninterrupted selling streak in our data history.”
- Why and how Congress is messing with Social Security benefits. Blaming that Bipartisan Budget Bill of 2015.
- There's plenty of precedent for crazy lawsuits like the one charging Starbucks with using too much ice in its cold drinks. Maybe the real crime is how much some people are willing to pay for cold coffee. The misleading ad about fantasies coming to life.
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