Homeownership is down and renting is up, and that surely means bad news for the economy and people's finances, right? Wrong, argues Daniel Gross in the Wall Street Journal. In fact, it's a beautiful thing. "The new realities of our increasingly mobile economy make it more likely that this transition...
In the aftermath of the financial crisis, a handful of Wall Street banks paid a $10 billion penance for improperly handling mortgage agreements and prematurely or wrongly foreclosing homes around the country. Now, one of those banks... Read Post
Prominent fund managers Vanguard and BlackRock are the latest firms to embrace shareholder activism. On Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal reported that both companies are becoming more involved with the companies they invest in and... Read Post