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Smart beta is growing quickly, with investors adding $10 billion to smart beta mutual funds and ETFs in the last 12 months.
Thanks to the rise of the 401(k) plan, most investors are saving for retirement, placing emphasis on risk instead of simply chasing gains.
CNBC met with three high-level portfolio managers to get their insight on some investment opportunities they are eyeing in the months ahead.
CNBC.com and Citywire rank the top 20 non-U.S. portfolio managers over three years, vetted from 10,000 managers in 41 countries.
CNBC.com and Citywire partnered to rank the top 20 portfolio managers over three years, vetted from 3,700 eligible financial professionals.
What's next for markets? Nothing too exciting, because positive factors outweigh negative ones — although not overwhelmingly.
Facing a savings deficit of $14 trillion, Americans can't afford to ignore any factor that could set back their long-term financial plans.
Warren Buffett has made a lot of money over the years with a simple strategy: buying stocks in consumer staples.
Prince, worth $300 million, reportedly died with no will. A look at 10 other music legends who also passed without naming beneficiaries.
About 25 percent of advisors now outsource their asset and investment management to third parties, often referred to as TAMPs. Here's why.
While a near-term rebound in value stocks is doubtful, one surely is coming eventually. The key is to be ready when the ground shifts.
With markets swinging and central banks toying with negative interest rates, the Fed's own recent rate hike may be its last for some time.
If you think the market is going to plod along at best or is due for a correction, there are still two stock trades for pessimists.
While portfolio architecture and management is not easy, here is a seven-step process that makes it surprisingly simple.
Assessing investors' feelings to risk is more than a pastime for financial advisors; it's key to doing business, thanks to regulations.
A change Goldman Sachs is making to permanently lower fees on ETFs points to a widespread ETF industry practice that few investors monitor.
The Labor Department is now requiring advisors handling 401(k) plans and individual retirement accounts to act in clients' best interests.
A look at steps U.S. investors can take to benefit from misguided monetary policies, such as negative interest rates, in Europe and Japan.
A new study by CFA Institute finds a huge gap between what investors say they want and what many investment management firms are delivering.
The seemingly simple concept of risk tolerance is misunderstood by investors and financial advisors alike, impacting money decisions.
Business icons and provocateurs share their innovative models. Learn how to upend old industries and start new ones that move markets.
Ace the college-planning game with CNBC's guide to saving wisely, maximizing financial aid, and choosing the right school.
The Small Business Survey provides insight to Main Street opinions on regulation and hot issues facing smaller firms.
Jim Cramer reveals his No. 1 rule to buying a stock, and the different tactics that go into investing and trading.
Jim Cramer shares his advice on how investors can shield their portfolios from painful pullbacks.
Jim Cramer explains important role cash plays in a portfolio, and how he outperformed the market as a money manager.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is the most common way to attain homeownership. But don't assume it's your best bet.
Making your money last through retirement used to be easy. Now it's one of the biggest challenges this generation faces.
Although advisors caution against their use, annuities can be the best option for a portion of retirement savings.