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Africa-focused Investment Strategy Tops 542 Funds in Emerging Markets Category

Africa-focused Investment Strategy Tops 542 Funds in Emerging Markets CategoryNews from DailyFinance: Africa-focused Investment Strategy Tops 542 Funds in Emerging Markets Category PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nile Capital Management LLC is proud to announce that its flagship fund, the Nile Pan Africa Fund (NAFAX) finished #1, according to Morningstar, for 1 Year Total Return in the […]

These 7 sound investing tips can increase your retirement funds

These 7 sound investing tips can increase your retirement fundsNews from Deseret News: Have you ever received a really hot investment tip? How many times has it actually worked out? shutterstock.com Enlarge photo» SALT LAKE CITY — Have you ever received a really hot investment tip? How many times has it actually worked out? While […]

An ETF Investing Strategy That Uses Only Five Funds

An ETF Investing Strategy That Uses Only Five FundsNews from Investor’s Business Daily: Exchange traded fund investors have more than 1,000 ETFs to choose from. But a successful ETF investing strategy can be as simple as rotating between just five of them, according to Mark Eicker. The chief investment officer and portfolio manager at Sterling […]

‘Long-term investment strategy of insurance funds in offing’

‘Long-term investment strategy of insurance funds in offing’News from Firstpost: Would you like to make Firstpost your default homepage?   Yes | No Finance Ministry sources told CNBC TV-18 that strategy on long-term investment of insurance funds is in the offing. The sources said that Finance Minister P Chidambaram will meet insurance companies on September […]

INVESTMENT EXTRA FUND TIPS: The ‘dog’ funds vs the best of breed star …

INVESTMENT EXTRA FUND TIPS: The ‘dog’ funds vs the best of breed star …News from This is Money: By Dan Hyde PUBLISHED: 15:54 EST, 27 July 2012 | UPDATED: 11:39 EST, 30 July 2012 For most of us, investing is more of a marathon than a sprint. The hunt for decent returns is likely to […]

Currency fund’s staying power product of simple investing strategy

Currency fund’s staying power product of simple investing strategyNews from InvestmentNews: When Axel Merk decided to convert his investment advisory business into a mutual fund company in 2005, his friends told him he was nuts. “There are thousands of products out there, and they said if I didn’t grow assets fast enough, the fixed costs […]

Pimco Adds Riskier Assets to Bolster Target-Date Funds

Pimco Adds Riskier Assets to Bolster Target-Date FundsNews from BusinessWeek: Invesco Ltd. (IVZ) and Pacific Investment Management Co. are adding riskier assets and complicated strategies in target-date funds as they seek to gain ground on Fidelity Investments and Vanguard Group Inc. in this fast- growing segment of the U.S. retirement market. While sellers promote the […]

Research Firm Lists Top 401(k) TIPS Funds

Research Firm Lists Top 401(k) TIPS FundsNews from Financial Advisor Magazine: San Diego-based research firm BrightScope today released a top 20 list Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) funds in the 401(k) and defined contribution industry. TIPS funds represent roughly $ 15 billion of the $ 3.2 trillion in 401(k), 403(b), and 457 assets tracked, according […]

Legg Mason Launches Fixed Income Fund of Hedge Funds

Legg Mason Launches Fixed Income Fund of Hedge FundsNews from Sacramento Bee: NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Legg Mason Global Asset Management has launched Permal Hedge Strategies Fund (‘the Fund’), a fixed income focused multi-manager, multi strategy fund of hedge funds, on February 1, 2012.  The Fund invests in a broad range of […]

The case for alternative strategy funds

The case for alternative strategy fundsNews from Marketwatch: By Thomas Meyer ”The essence of portfolio management is the management of RISKS, not the management of RETURNS. Well-managed portfolios start with this precept.” ~ Ben Graham As we begin a new year, it would be wise to heed the words of Ben Graham – the mentor […]

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