Tag: Market performance

Q&A: Crunching The Economic Data

Q&A: Crunching The Economic Data

Investors are inundated with countless headlines about the economy. It can be hard to separate what really matters from what’s just noise. Economic growth and market performance are closely related, and it’s important for investors to have an accurate and […]

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Tobias Shute 2014 Letter To Investors

Tobias Shute‘s year-end letter for 2014. Dear Reader, It has been quite a while since my last (/first) year-end letter! That missive was penned following a successful year of investing for my personal account in 2010, and led directly to […]

Proxy Access In The United States

Proxy Access In The United States

In this summary of CFA Institute findings, we take a brief look at the history of proxy access, discuss the pertinent academic studies, examine the benefits and limits of cost–benefit analysis, analyze the use of proxy access in non-US jurisdictions, […]

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Global ETF Assets Rise To A Record $2.4 Trillion

Assets in global ETF / ETP industry touched a record high of $2.4 trillion aided by strong net inflows and positive market performance. According to preliminary findings from ETFGI’s November 2013 Global ETF and ETP industry insights report, net inflows […]

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Billion Dollar Hedge Funds Gain In First Half

While many investors have begun moving away from hedge funds recently, large funds are still way up for the first half of the year. According to Absolute Return’s semi-annual Billion Dollar Club ranking, total assets for hedge funds with at […]