Andrew Bloomenthal

Andrew Bloomenthal

Andrew Bloomenthal is a seasoned financial journalist, with more the fifteen years of experience covering alternative investing, wealth management, trading technology, pensions, ETFs and family offices. He has written for Institutional Investor Magazine, II's Alpha Magazine, and Private Asset Management newsletter. He currently lives in Los Angeles. Contact: abloomenthal@gmail.com, www.andrewbjbloomenthal.com.

  1. Investing News

    Looking to Open a Franchise? These Topped The List In 2 ...

    These franchise businesses stood out in 2014.
  2. Just how are bank stress tests performed and what is the logic behind them? And is a stress test useful for evaluating a bank's stock?
    Investing Basics

    An Investor's Guide To Bank Stress-Testing

    Just how are bank stress tests performed and what is the logic behind them? And is a stress test useful for evaluating a bank's stock?
  3. Before you consider launching a business consider these key pieces of advice.
    Entrepreneurship

    Essential Tips For Would-Be Entrepreneurs

    Before you consider launching a business consider these key pieces of advice.
  4. The USA Patriot Act gave the government more muscle to fight financial crime after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Here's an overview.
    Investing News

    How The Patriot Act Works & Why Is It Important

    The USA Patriot Act gave the government more muscle to fight financial crime after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Here's an overview.
  5. Owning gold may not be the best option for hedging against inflation. What else, then? Try treasuries or gold ETFs.
    Investing News

    The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?

    Owning gold may not be the best option for hedging against inflation. What else, then? Try treasuries or gold ETFs.
  6. Looking for a fee-only wealth management firm? Here's a handy ranking to get you started on your search for a top financial advisor.
    Investing Basics

    The Best Of The Best Wealth Management Firms

    Looking for a fee-only wealth management firm? Here's a handy ranking to get you started on your search for a top financial advisor.
  7. Franchises are growing more popular with entrepreneurs. Here's why and what to expect from them.
    Investing News

    So You Wanna Buy A Franchise?

    Franchises are growing more popular with entrepreneurs. Here's why and what to expect from them.
  8. Boomer-aged financial advisors are retiring in droves. Luckily, more and more schools are financial planning programs. Here's a quick list.
    Investing Basics

    Want To Be A Financial Planner? Click Here

    Boomer-aged financial advisors are retiring in droves. Luckily, more and more schools are creating financial planning programs. Here's a quick list.
  9. When it comes to landing that job at an asset manager, not all degrees are created equally. Here's a look at the best schools for the job.
    Investing Basics

    Want A Career In Asset Management? Read This First

    When it comes to landing that job at an asset manager, not all degrees are created equally. Here's a look at the best schools for the job.
  10. You've adjusted your debt portfolio to prepare for rising interest rates; now what about your equity holdings? Here are some sectors and companies to keep an eye on.
    Investing News

    These Sectors Benefit From Rising Interest Rates

    You've adjusted your debt portfolio to prepare for rising interest rates; now what about your equity holdings? Here are some sectors and companies to keep an eye on.
  11. Investing News

    These Astute Bets Helped Hedge Funds Win Big

    Some astute bets helped hedge fund managers increase their average take by 50% in 2013, though the majority of funds were unable to beat the broad market.
  12. Bonds & Fixed Income

    How To Protect Yourself From Rising Interest Rates

    Today's historically low interest rates have just one way to go. How should you prepare for their inevitable rise?
  13. Exchanges and a few high-frequency traders are being scrutinized for maker-taker fees.
    Trading Strategies

    What Maker-Taker Fees Mean To You

    Exchanges and a few high-frequency traders are being scrutinized for a rebate pricing system regulators believe distorts pricing, diminishes liquidity and can cost long-term investors.