How to Navigate the Brave New Bond World Under Trump

Get ready for a brave new bond world now that Donald Trump has won the presidency.

E*Trade: ETF Growth Showing No Signs of Slowing

Long term investors or short term trader, the trend from actively managed funds to passive vehicles like ETFs is showing no sign of stopping.

Add These 4 Fantastic Closed-End Funds to Your Portfolio

Don't count out closed-end funds just because interest rates are expected to rise. There are some great opportunities out there said fund manager Jim Robinson.

Here's How to Find Closed-End Bond Fund Bargains

Closed-end fund investors seeking a good deal might want to dig into the unleveraged municipal bond arena.

Mutual Fund Industry Up in the Air as Passive Investing Takes Off

How the shift from active to passive management is rocking the mutual fund industry.

Volatility Worries Creating Fans of Option Writing Funds

Option writing funds are all the rage now due to increasing use in pension plans, growth in the number of mutual funds using them and a new Morningstar category.

Stock Picking Is Not Dead

Most active funds actually behave like herds.

Here's Why More Investors Prefer Cash Over Stocks

More investors are flocking to cash, according to a new survey from Wells Fargo.

Why Cleveland Research Heats Up the Market

One firm's channel checks hit some of the market's biggest giants -- meaning investors should keep an eye on the Midwest.

Regulatory Pressure May be Weighing on Risk-Taking in the Markets

Listed options did not cause the 2008 financial crisis, but were still swept up in the regulatory reform and the regulation may be preventing risk-taking.