This exclusive content, featuring third-party money managers, economists, academics, and other financial professionals, cuts through the clutter with actionable investment information.As the number and nature of indexes—and products based on them—expand, investors must learn to pick those that best suit their objectives, says MSCI’s Raman Subramanian
Jeffrey Kolitch of Baron Capital explains his mutual fund's nontraditional approach
JP Morgan’s Priscilla Hancock calms the fixed-income waters and reveals where she’s finding attractive opportunities
While real return funds might seem less appealing as inflationary pressures remain subdued, Pioneer’s Howard Weiss believes they represent a strategy that should remain a core portfolio holding, no matter the environment
As fixed income stumbles, BlackRock’s Joshua Tarnow looks to stay above water with an absolute-return strategy
Columbia Management’s Zach Pandl shares his outlook on rates and fixed income
A portfolio of fewer than two dozen stocks can offer a surprising amount of diversification, says Lazard’s Chris Blake—and diversity is the key to success
Clearbridge Investments portfolio manager Richie Freeman explains his brand of long-term investing
ALPS’ Jeremy Held discusses the drivers behind growth in master limited partnerships
Invesco’s Scott Wolle explains his firm’s systematic approach to tactical allocations—detailed monthly assessments that net a “whole” view on 25 asset classes
In the inaugural Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Global Investment Committee Fixed Income Summit, CIO Mike Wilson discusses the current environment with specialists from Morgan Stanley, PIMCO, Goldman Sachs and BlackRock
In a volatile market, Julian Koski of Transparent Value seeks success by watching market signals, not going with his gut
Interest rates have put pressure on real estate investment trusts, but Invesco’s Paul Curbo believes opportunities for growth remain
Merger arbitrage strategies may benefit over the next few years if dealmaking activity picks up and interest rates increase, say Roy Behren and Mike Shannon of Westchester Capital Management
Brad Libby, Abigail Babson and Lindsay Politi from Wellington Management Company discuss the strategic value of investing in the municipal bond market while hedging for inflation at the same time
The price of oil is up, but Invesco’s Norman MacDonald believes that stock valuations need to be considered when seeking to identify opportunities in energy
Pioneer’s Andrew Feltus takes a bottom-up approach toward investing in emerging markets
As bond prices roiled on fears of rising interest rates earlier this year, Tony Rodriguez of Nuveen Asset Management saw potential opportunities
Rui de Figueiredo of Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners says alternative investments should be more accessible to mainstream investors
Use of this managed account offering is growing. But as with all investment solutions, says Morningstar’s Andrew Gogerty, each should be judged on its utility and suitability
Forward’s Aaron Visse believes that a global need for infrastructure expansion will drive strong growth for the companies that provide support for these projects
With the economy and housing improving, Hennessy Funds’ David Ellison sees smaller regional banks as better bets than large-cap financials, many of which are bloated
Tim Armour of Capital Group explains the income strategies behind American Funds
In a global market where little looks cheap, alternative-investments pro Rob Arnott makes a case for betting on a beaten-down asset class
Mirae Asset’s José Gerardo Morales talks about today’s emerging-market opportunities and why he sees consumers as the asset class’s growth engine
Detecting improvement in a company’s operating environment ahead of the crowd can produce superior return potential, says Alex Tedder of American Century Investments
In a changing world, buying the right business at the right price remains critical to investment success, says Charles Brandes of Brandes Investment Partners
Prudential portfolio manager Ed Keon sees robust growth ahead—and a healthy shift away from worrying about government’s problems to focusing on the private economy
Delaware Investments’ Ty Nutt explains how a strong valuation discipline and active management may give your value strategies an edge in the current environment
There is lots of chatter nowadays about interest rates—where they are going and what the consequences of any movement might be.
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