Investment Management

Japan's SoftBank to buy Fortress Investment for $3.3 billion

Feb 15, 2017

Japanese telecommunications, internet and solar company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying U.S. investment company Fortress Investment Group for $3.3 billion

The Big Apple Circus to leave bankruptcy under new ownership

Feb 14, 2017

A judge has approved a deal that would save the Big Apple Circus by selling its tents, equipment and intellectual property to an affiliate of the Florida-based investment firm Compass Partners LLC

How to invest with $5, $50 or $100

Feb 12, 2017

Initial investing: what to know about getting started with less cash

After years of faltering, stock pickers see signs of hope

Feb 9, 2017

After watching hundreds of billions of dollars head out the door, stock-picking managers of mutual funds say conditions are starting to turn in their favor, and they're in the best position in years to finally beat index funds

European markets get a boost from leading US investment firm

Feb 7, 2017

European shares rose solidly Tuesday after a leading American investment firm recommended clients to buy the region's stocks

What the safe part of your 401(k) still can, and can't, do

Feb 2, 2017

Even though bond funds don't provide as much protection as they used to, they're still the best safety blanket for your 401(k), fund managers say

Ex-investment fund analyst convicted in insider-trading case

Jan 30, 2017

A former investment fund analyst for Michael Dell's personal investment firm has been convicted in New York City of insider-trading charges

'America First' doesn't have to mean 'American Only' 401k

Jan 26, 2017

Foreign stocks have been on a dismal run over the last decade, and President Trump's 'America First' policies could mean even more challenges ahead

Bob Evans selling its restaurants to firm for $565 million

Jan 25, 2017

Bob Evans is selling its restaurants to a private equity firm for $565 million, splitting that part of the company from the food division that makes refrigerated side dishes, sausage and other convenience foods

Ex-portfolio manager convicted of securities fraud charges

Jan 20, 2017

A former portfolio manager at an asset management firm has been convicted of securities and wire fraud charges by a New York jury