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. The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?
    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.
  2. The Best Of The Best Wealth Management Firms
    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.
  3. So You Wanna Buy A Franchise?
    Investing News

    So You Wanna Buy A Franchise?

    Franchises are growing more popular with entrepreneurs. Here's why and what to expect from them.
  4. Want To Be A Financial Planner? Click Here
    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.
  5. How The PATRIOT Act Affects You Today
    Investing News

    How The PATRIOT Act Affects You Today

    The USA Patriot Act gave the government more muscle to fight financial crime after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Here's an overview.
  6. Want A Career In Asset Management? Read This First
    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.
  7. These Sectors Benefit From Rising Interest Rates
    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.
  8. These Astute Bets Helped Hedge Funds Win Big
    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.
  9. How To Protect Yourself From Rising Interest Rates
    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?
  10. What Maker-Taker Fees Mean To You
    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.