The Real Reason Bill Gross Is Losing Money

The Real Reason Bill Gross Is Losing Money
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In the wake of the stock market’s stomach-churning roller-coaster ride of recent years, many investors have simply decided they’d rather not play that game. Assets have been flowing out of the equity markets at a furious pace, headed for the perceived safety of bonds. Billions of dollars have been stuffed into bonds since the onset of the financial crisis, as weary investors seek solace from the storm. Unfortunately, on some fronts, bond managers are starting to feel the pain of their stock-picking counterparts.

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Bill Gross of PIMCO fame has one of the best long-term track records around in the bond world, yet even he has been taking his lumps lately. Gross’s flagship PIMCO Total Return Fund (PTTAX…………… continues on Motley Fool

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Transamerica Adds New Investment Choices For Retirement Plan Sponsors
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Transamerica Retirement Services has added 38 new stock and bond options to its investment platform for company-sponsored retirement plans, the company said in a statement.

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Plan sponsors will now have a wider selection of international, emerging markets and sector stocks t…………… continues on Financial-Planning.com

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