Investment Management

Fund manager Q&A: Spotlight on investing in small-cap funds

Mar 23, 2017

Portfolio manager Ralph Bassett of Aberdeen U.S. Small Cap Fund makes the case for why small-company stocks are fairly valued after their big run-up in 2016

After the Fed: What some top bond-fund managers are saying

Mar 16, 2017

The Federal Reserve raised short-term rates Wednesday, the latest move higher in what economists expect to be a long campaign

Activist investor Ackman's hedge fund sells Valeant stake

Mar 13, 2017

Activist investor Bill Ackman has sold his hedge fund's position in troubled Canadian drugmaker

An aging, maligned bull market gets some birthday love

Mar 9, 2017

One of the stock market's greatest _ and most-mistrusted _ runs in history is marking its eighth anniversary, and it's finally getting some love

Standard Life and Aberdeen agree on terms for merger

Mar 6, 2017

Standard Life has agreed to buy Aberdeen Asset Management for 3.8 billion pounds ($4.7 billion) to create Britain's largest asset manager

Deutsche Bank to raise $8.5 billion to help restructure firm

Mar 5, 2017

European banking giant Deutsche Bank announced plans to raise at least $8.5 billion in capital and sell off a stake in its asset management business, in a move to help shore up the troubled German firm

UK asset managers Standard Life, Aberdeen discuss merger

Mar 5, 2017

British asset management firms Aberdeen and Standard Life are in talks about a possible merger that could create one of the country's largest fund managers

The Latest: Snap Chat IPO windfall helps California school

Mar 3, 2017

A professor of business says a "personal relationship" with a Silicon Valley venture capitalist is the only way a California private Catholic high school managed to get $24 million from the initial public offering of Snap Inc. shares

What to look for in your fund investments, beyond low fees

Mar 2, 2017

Fees are the first thing that investors should consider when looking at a fund investment, and the financial industry has been tripping over itself to lower expenses, in some cases ever closer to zero

Comcast buying out partners for full ownership of Japan park

Mar 1, 2017

Comcast NBCUniversal is paying $2.3 billion to buy out its partners to take full ownership of Universal Studios Japan