Monthly Archives: December 2014


Battle Royale: Active vs passive investing

By Jesse Solomon   @JesseSolomonCNN December 7, 2014: 9:18 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Looking to invest? Here's one of the most basic questions you have to answer: Do you want to put your money in "actively" or "passively" managed funds? Active funds are run by experts -- some better than others -- who select stocks or bonds for you. It's kind of like having a personal shopper. They do the work. They also get [...]

By | 2014-12-08T19:33:32+00:00 December 8th, 2014|Industry News|0 Comments

What Men, Women Could Teach Each Other About Investing

By Matthew Amster-Burton Nov 20th 2014 6:00AM Raj KamalBy Matthew Amster-Burton Who is better at investing, men or women? Sorry guys, you lose this one. One of the most widely-cited studies on the subject is "Boys Will Be Boys" by Brad Barber and Terrance Odean. It concludes that women outperform men in their investment accounts significantly and the difference is most pronounced -- more than 2 percentage points -- when comparing single men and women. [...]

By | 2014-12-08T19:25:16+00:00 December 8th, 2014|Trending|0 Comments