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Bitcoin's fall has disappointed backers, but it's also led creative thinkers to invent digital currency backed by gold, pot and even manure.
These mutual funds and ETFs have a big risk appetite, but they've also been worth it: They are the best-performing funds of the year.
Deflation is an economic nightmare that is starting to look like a reality, and central bankers shouldn't be the only ones freaking out.
Canada's rate cut illustrates that volatility in the market is here to stay. Investors should be rebalancing and staying the course.
The Nasdaq is nearing the 5,000 mark, a level not seen since the dot-com bubble in March 2000. Should tech investors be worried or elated?
The top three energy master limited funds are in the red, and retail investors are starting to panic. How far will the oil price go?
Are coal stocks the ultimate energy value play, or should bottom-fishing stock pickers stay far away?
Investors may be better off tapping ETF strategists rather than trying to track the "smart money" of hedge fund managers.
Mergers have hit a level not seen since the financial crisis, and there is a way for investors to profit from the M&A frenzy—in one trade.
Looking to get in on the IPO boom? Now retail investors can get in on the action through ETF funds that offer a diversified IPO portfolio.
Geopolitical shocks are affecting gold prices. If you want to invest in the safe-haven metal, you have a range of options to choose from.
Looking for more yield from stock investments? Look for companies in a host of industries—from utilities to telecom—that are not overvalued.
Actively managed large-cap mutual funds continue to come up short in their long-running battle against the S&P 500 index.
The $18 billion in green bonds this year compares with $10.9 billion in 2013, but with the growth come significant growing pains.
Real estate investment trusts are handily beating the S&P 500 this year, and there are five big trends that should continue to favor REITs.
With the right investment strategy, you can go on that once-in-a-lifetime adventure to exotic places like the Galapagos Islands or Machu Picchu, Peru.
The HFT controversy should become the biggest insider trading case ever pursued by SEC, said investor advocate and former SEC lawyer Mercer Bullard.
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