FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. The top hedge fund managers are dominating the industry (Chief Investment Officer) Data released by Preqin shows 92% of hedge fund assets are controlled by the top 11% of managers. Show More Summary
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday named former CTA Chairwoman Carole Brown, an investment banker who counts the city among her clients, to take over as his chief financial officer amid a mounting series of financial woes.
Tidal chief investment officer Vania Schlogel was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal about the new music streaming service owned by Jay-Z and other major artists, focusing on artist compensation and competition from other music services. Related articles I Think Jay Z Destroyed My SoundCloud Account Does A Tidal Wave...
More changes at Pacific Investment Management Co. Pimco’s London-based chief officer of global equities, Virginie Maisonneuve, is leaving, and Pimco is shutting the doors on two of its stock strategies, reports Kirsten Grind reports for The Wall Street Journal. Maisonneuve is exiting “of her own acccord,” WSJ reports, and will officially step down in June: [...]
(Reuters) - Pimco's global equities Chief Investment Officer Virginie Maisonneuve is leaving the firm, the company said in a statement on Thursday, after a little more than a year after she was brought in to build up the firm's equity business. Show More Summary
Stocks, Profits, GDP David R. Kotok, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer Cumberland Advisors May 11, 2015 So here we are. The GDP of the United States is approaching $18 trillion (17.8 is the most recent estimate, and that is before many forthcoming revisions). That estimate reflects the known effects from the strengthening dollar,...Read More
While UM has been involved in programmatic buying for nearly five years, it's recently begun investing in a slate of technology to bolster its work in this area, says David Cohen, Chief Investment Officer at UM. Specifically, UM hasShow More Summary
Bloomberg News Leon Cooperman, founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Omega Advisors Inc., speaks during the 20th Annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York, U.S., on Monday, May 4, 2015. Leon Cooperman believes the U.S. stock market ought to notch steady gains for the remainder of 2015, but is warning investors to back away [...]
Jeff Skoll’s Participant Media has tapped Sam Neswick for the new post of Chief Strategy Officer. He will oversee strategy, investments, innovation and corporate development and head up strategic partnerships for Participant. Neswick joined the company last year as SVP Strategic Planning. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive and chief investment officer of DoubleLine Capital, said Monday that he recommended that investors buy Puerto Rican municipal bonds and that interest rates have bottomed. "Puerto...Show More Summary
Some days the news flow is just weird. Like today. Our morning train reads: • The Great Inflation Conundrum: How do you hedge a risk when the tool box is so small—and everyone wants to use it? (Chief Investment Officer) but see Some Investors Can’t Wait for the Fed to Raise Rates (WSJ) • Easy Money? This Was Never Easy (Motley Fool) • Senator Elizabeth Warren is...Read More
Charles Schwab’s (SCHW) automated investment service is adding “hundreds of new accounts every day,” the brokerage’s chief executive said this week. Schwab’s chief executive officer, Walter Bettinger, unveiled some details about Schwab Intelligent Portfolios in a call with analysts on Thursday. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - UBS Wealth Management, the world's biggest wealth manager, has cut its positions in U.S. and UK stocks, betting that euro zone shares offer the best value and growth prospects, the firm's chief investment officer said in a note to clients. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Charles Schwab Corp's automated investment product has attracted $1.5 billion of assets in over 23,000 accounts in its first six weeks, about 20 percent of whom are new clients, Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger told analysts on Thursday. Show More Summary
By Jared Ferrie YANGON (Reuters) - Japan's Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd (BTMU) has invested $100 million to become the first foreign lender in decades to open a branch in Myanmar on Wednesday, said Chief Executive Officer Go Watanabe. Show More Summary
As chief strategy officer at Snapchat, former investment banker Imran Khan is helping cofounder Evan Spiegel grow a multi-billion dollar business. The post Take it from Snapchat—Messaging Is the Medium appeared first on WIRED.
Submitted by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, Economist Steen Jakobsen, Chief Investment Officer of Saxo Bank, believes 2015 will be another "lost year" for the economy. And he predicts the Federal Reserve will indeed start to raise rates later this year, surprising the market and taking the wind of out asset prices. Show More Summary
Valiant's CEO and Chief Creative Officer talks the companies recent major financing, and how it'll affect the short and long-term future.
First paper at the NBER Annual Conference on Macroeconomics Expectations and Investment, by Nicola Gennaioli, Yueran Ma, and Andrei Shleifer: Abstract Using micro data from Duke University quarterly survey of Chief Financial Officers, we show that corporate investment plans as...
This week, our Masters in Business radio podcast features Rick Ferri, founder and chief investment officer of Portfolio Solutions. Ferri is a former Marine Corps fighter pilot who spent the first decade of his career working as a retail stockbroker. In the 1990s, he came up with an idea for a low-cost portfolio based on exchange-traded funds while working...Read More