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- WEALTH MANAGEMENT MEDIA SCAN. // American Banker;12/5/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 232, p8
The article presents a round-up of various articles from consumer financial publications for the week of December 4, 2006. Hedge fund managers are starting to take on the responsibilities of more traditional investment firms, states "Time" magazine. "Forbes" reported that investors disappointed...
- Investors Withdraw Most From U.S. Mutual Funds Since June 2013. Stein, Charles // Financial-planning.com;9/4/2015, p1
The article reports that investors are pulling 27.3 billion dollars from U.S. mutual funds due to the turmoil in financial markets. It notes that stock funds suffered redemptions of 11 billion dollars in the week ending August 26, 2015 while bond funds saw outflows of 12.1 billion dollars as...
- Bond-Market Snapshot. // Morningstar FundInvestor;Jul2008, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p21
The article offers information on the condition of the bond market in the U.S. It reveals the development of the municipal bonds which have offered a yield advantage over comparable Treasuries. It cites the status of the spreads between Treasuries and high-yield bonds which have not been...
- Big Three Firms Stay on Top in Year's Heavy-Dealing First Half. Smith, Aaron T. // Bond Buyer;7/2/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31172, p49
Reports on the rankings of senior bond management firms in the United States, for the first two quarters of 2001. Overall bond volume handled by major senior managers; Amount of issues underwritten by the top ten managers.
- Xinhua: Singapore Has Become the Second Largest Offshore RMB Cente. // Chinascope;May/Jun2014, Issue 69, p37
The article focuses on a report published by "Xinhua" on April 29, 2014 regarding data released by the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) which shows that Singapore surpassed London, England to become the second largest offshore RMB center next to Hong Kong.
- Chapter Thirteen: BONDS ONLINE. // Fell's Official Know-It-All Guide: Online Investing;2002, p101
The article presents information related to bonds being traded online in the United States. Bonds can be viewed as the opposite of stock. A stockholder owns a small part of a corporation. A bondholder lends money to a corporation or government. Bonds fall into three main categories. These are...
- RIA Supervision: Major Change or Status Quo? // Financial Planning;Apr2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p24
Presents a debate over whether to replace bureaucracies in charge of all financial services groups in the U.S. Different financial categories; Capabilities of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC); Consumers' attitude toward SEC.
- By the Way. . . // Treasury & Risk Management;Dec/Jan2003, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p12
Cites developments concerning the U.S. financial services industry as of December 2002. Inclusion of the nomination of William Donaldson to succeed Harvey Pitt as chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC); Bankruptcy filing made by UAL Corp.
- Top CEOs Cite Financial Reform Uncertainties. Lonkevich, Dan // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/3/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 14, p50
Reports on the uncertainties of the financial services reform in the United States. Building relationships around a financial plan; Market performance expected.