Mutual funds make up a large portion of America’s retirement funds and investments. Understanding how these funds operate should be a big part of anyone’s financial knowledge. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains.
For those who are fuzzy on the topic, Khan of the Khan Academy explains what Libor is and how it is used.
A couple of devices that major exchanges use to stop manipulation or extreme volatility in the markets are called "limit up, limit down." CNBC explains what these are and how they work.
Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains put options, which are contracts you purchase if you think a stock will go down in the near future.
A new study underscores the financial advantages of leasing over buying, but it also points to a potential alternative.
What is asset allocation? Is there a mix of securities that can perfect portfolio diversification? CNBC explains.
Capitulation is a way to describe a surrender between armies, but it's also a form of 'giving up' on the stock market. So, what is capitulation when it's used on Wall Street? What does it signify? CNBC explains.
Alibaba's long-awaited IPO is finally around the corner, making this a good time to take a look at just how an IPO works.
Advisors say it's time to get serious about year-end financial plans, like taxes and portfolio re-balancing.
With the world becoming more interconnected, it’s getting harder to anticipate and manage global risks. We take a look at some of the biggest risks and ways to mitigate them.
From family-run companies to public companies with family ownership, we tackle challenges and rewards facing family businesses.