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Why many Americans can’t save for ret...

May 19, 2014No Comments

Poor people would save more money if they could. So concludes a new study that found that only 12 percent of low-income older Americans put

Have $32,840 To Spare? Enjoy Your Flight

May 16, 2014No Comments

i i hide captionEmirates executive Thierry Antinori poses for the camera in a first-class seat aboard an Airbus A380 in Munich in 2011. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty

Housing Is Perking Up, But Realtors Worry A...

May 15, 2014No Comments

i i iStockphoto iStockphoto The U.S. housing market is strengthening after a tough winter, according to economists at a Realtors convention in Washington. But even

Maturing industry seen for emerging markets...

May 13, 2014No Comments

The emerging markets private equity sector “is a slightly more realistic, slightly more mature industry,” David Wilton, chief investment officer and manager of global private

Employers May Start Paying You To Buy Healt...

May 13, 2014No Comments

hide captionEmployees pay directly for their health insurance in “defined contribution” plans. iStockphoto What if employers started giving workers a chunk of cash to buy

Here’s How You Protect Your Kids From...

May 13, 2014No Comments

Child identity theft cases sometimes continue for years before they’re discovered. Adam Levin, of Identity Theft 911, explains how this happens, and what to do

Northern Trust chooses head of Asia-Pacific

May 12, 2014No Comments

William Mak was named head of the Asia-Pacific region at Northern Trust Asset Management, said company spokesman Tim Hacker. Mr. Mak, who is also a

Institutional investor exposure to Russia, ...

May 12, 2014No Comments

Bloomberg Ukraine’s flag flies above the Verkhovna Rada, the country’s parliament building. Strategies managed for institutional investors with exposure to Russia or Ukraine reduced allocations

Small cap continues to ride high for year, ...

May 12, 2014No Comments

Bryan Thomas/The New York Times F. Thomas O’Halloran said limited exposure to emerging markets helped returns. (updated with correction) Small-cap growth stocks dominated the list

High-yield strategies showing no sign of gi...

May 12, 2014No Comments

High-yield strategies dominated the list of top-performing fixed-income managers for the year ended March 31, according to Morningstar Inc.’s separate account/collective trust database. Nine of