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Green investments rally ahead of potential ‘blue wave’ election

Green investments rally ahead of potential ‘blue wave’ election

Targeted ETF strategies are up more than 80% so far this year as Biden's candidacy gains steam

First blank-check ETF debuts

First blank-check ETF debuts

The new fund gives investors a chance to place a bet on special purpose acquisition companies, one of the hottest areas of the stock market

Faith-based investing catches a ride on the ESG wave

Faith-based investing catches a ride on the ESG wave

Even nonreligious clients are embracing faith-based strategies, financial advisers say

Can’t-lose trades falter as inflation expectations subside

Can’t-lose trades falter as inflation expectations subside

The sustained economic recovery that was going to bring a demand boom followed by a new age of rising prices is no longer a sure thing

Investors flee junk ETFs

Investors flee junk ETFs

High-yield bonds have erased their gains for the year

Ultra-wealthy are loading up on cash

Ultra-wealthy are loading up on cash

Millionaire investors have boosted cash to 19% of their total assets, up from 12% prior to pandemic, group says

Vanguard revamps money funds, lowering costs

Vanguard revamps money funds, lowering costs

The $125 billion Prime Fund will be renamed Cash Reserves Federal Money Market Fund

Fidelity family’s vast wealth is matched by passion for privacy

Fidelity family’s vast wealth is matched by passion for privacy

The Johnsons' empire extends from the Boston Seaport to London, Tokyo and West Texas in businesses ranging from hospitals to fiber-optic communication.

People worry about having too much cash in the bank

People worry about having too much cash in the bank

As rates on high-yield savings accounts fall steadily, some are tempted to raid their savings accounts to buy assets such as bitcoin, gold and stocks

Declining Treasury yields are driving a rally in gold

Declining Treasury yields are driving a rally in gold

The demand for safe-haven assets is also boosting silver, which has gained about 20% in the past week

Wealthy millennials prioritize financial returns over ESG

Wealthy millennials prioritize financial returns over ESG

A survey of family offices finds the next generation of ultra-rich investors prefer to keep investments as they are

Coming soon: $100 slices of commercial real estate

Coming soon: $100 slices of commercial real estate

Properties that will be available initially include a Milwaukee transport hub, a parking garage in Portland, Maine, and an office building in New York City

Outlook for the economy remains cloudy

Outlook for the economy remains cloudy

Massive stimulus efforts may not be enough to overcome the challenges posed by high unemployment, damage to small businesses

$1 trillion cash pile holds key to outlook for equities

$1 trillion cash pile holds key to outlook for equities

Investors are starting to move some assets out of the safety of money market funds. But how much of that will go to equities?

Stocks-only-go-up strategy falls into ditch

Stocks-only-go-up strategy falls into ditch

Thursday's plunge erased almost $2 trillion from the value of US equities, with the S&P down almost 6%