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Investors React to the Fed’s Mixed Message

While members say economic growth moderated in recent months, they're now expecting an acceleration ahead.

Why Emerging Market Debt Investors Should Worry

Massive inflows into ETFs that specialize in dollar-denominated emerging market debt could cause them to blow up.

Private-Debt Market Already Has Growing Pains

In recent years, as private equity got more and more crowded and their acquisition targets fewer and more expensive, the alternative investment industry looked around for something new to do. They found a new playground: private debt. Getty Images But they are making quick work of it: That market is already starting to feel too competitive for too few […]

Japanese Stocks Come Under Threat

A scandal involving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe could imperial the newly resurgent Japanese stock market.

The Cryptocurrency Bear Market Might Be Over

Fundstrat Global Advisors' Thomas Lee says the alt-coin bear market is almost over.

Wait for a Bear Before Loading Up on Foreign Stocks

Doug Ramsey, chief investment officer of Leuthold Group, points out that foreign stocks in the MSCI EAFE index have been lagging the U.S. market this year.

The Unseen Dangers of Bank-Loan Funds

Bank loans aren’t a liquid investment. They don’t trade on an exchange, and when they do change hands, the trades don’t settle fast.

Bitcoin Breaks Below $8,000

The price of bitcoin fell below the break-even cost of mining as estimated by Fundstrat Global Advisors

‘Gender-Lens Investing’ Is Here to Stay

One of the fast-growing parts of sustainable investing integrates gender-based factors, either to improve returns or to promote more gender equality.

Are Merchants Finally Ready to Accept Bitcoin at the Register?

Merchants in one survey say they're ready to accept bitcoin, but there are some reasons to think that the network isn't ready.

Theranos: From Unicorn Hype to ‘Massive Fraud’

Theranos' fall has lessons for investors in high-flying Silicon Valley companies that delay going public.

Trigger Warning: GSO’s Favorite Loophole in Danger

GSO Capital Partners, the credit hedge fund within Blackstone Group, is defending itself against claims by Solus Alternative Asset Management.

Bitcoin: When Even John Oliver Knows Your Name

A technical analyst says bitcoin signaled "buy" on Friday and is headed toward $17,250.

Massachusetts Bets on Microcaps

The trustees of the $72 billion Massachusetts state pension fund are putting up to 1% of their assets into volatile microcap stocks.

Gauging Bitcoin’s Misery

Fundstrat's head of research and bitcoin bull Tom Lee says lean into the gloom.

Gunmaker Holds Its Ground Against BlackRock

American Outdoor Brands defended its safety efforts and said it would avoid taking any “politically-motivated” actions that could hurt its business.

When VIX Aftershocks End, So Will Cboe Global’s Pain

Shares of Cboe Global Markets are down 13% since the Great Spike of Feb. 5, but fallout could be bottoming.

3 Vanguard Funds to Switch Indexes Ahead of Sector Changes

The Vanguard Telecommunication Services, Consumer Discretionary, and Information Technology ETFs will begin to morph before the indexes they're based on change in September.

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