26, 2010 - Vol 4, Issue 43
emergency action in response to the credit crash, the Zero
Interest Rate Policy has become a long-term policy. Click here to see Cambiar's President and
Director of Research discuss equities in this type of environment
C. Gibson's fine and exemplary book, Asset Allocation: Balancing
Financial Risk, Fourth Edition, shows that character
and conscience-based counseling still exist, even in the financial
is still possible for advisors to look out for their clients'
bonds are attractively priced - or they aren't - depending on
how likely you think a double-dip recession is and how severe you
think it might be. What
drives the high-yield market was the subject of a
talk last week by Martin
Fridson, a global credit strategist with BNP Paribas
Asset Management who is a highly regarded expert on distressed debt.
Richards hosted a roundtable lunch with a group of
affluent investors. One attendee was a senior partner in a
leading law firm and made a comment that revealed how his advisor turned a $15
investment into a lifelong client relationship.
that haven't been identified and aren't removed will rise again and
again for most people and firms, and will prevent you from
achieving your goals. Here is a framework to identify and categorize the
obstacles you face.
often-cited 'skin in the game,' as an indication of a money manager's
personal commitment, doesn't measure what it claims.
Daruma's Mariko Gordon offers three reasons why.
Many advisors take advantage of the
holidays to reach out to their clients and
Luke offers 20 ideas you can utilize this year.
Vrba updated the model described in his article, Improving on Buy and Hold: Asset Allocation using
Economic Indicators. The ECRI U.S. Weekly Leading Index and its
annualized growth rate published on October 22, 2010, together with
the most recent values of the other indicators used, have been
incorporated and generated
a buy signal.
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