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    As the Greatest Generation and Baby Boomers age, they're poised to leave their wealth to Millennials.
  4. Roboretirement

    An automated advisory system that manages your retirement plan using algorithms set in place by robo-advisors.
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    When it comes to wealth creation, strategies that involve tech-based solutions are increasingly popular among investors. ...
  6. What Millionaires Think of Human Vs. Robo-Advisors

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  1. CFPB Now Must Justify Cost of Its Rules

    Following a court ruling, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is no longer an independent agency and must now justify ...
  2. Divorce Later in Life Hurts Women's Retirement Prospects

    Research shows that divorce later in life is having a disproportionately higher financial impact on women than on men.
  3. SEC to Increase Scrutiny of RIAs

    Recent growth in the number of RIAs has led the SEC to increase its oversight by hiring more examiners that will be assigned ...
  4. Why the SEC Wants Treasuries Regulated Like Stocks

    The SEC wants to regulate one of the largest asset markets on the planet, Treasuries, and make it more transparent.
  5. Weak Corporate Profits Could Signal Job Cuts Ahead

    Earnings already had slid for five straight quarters: an ominous sign.
  6. Schwab IMPACT Awards: 2016's Best Advisory Firms

    These are the winning independent financial advisor firms of Schwab's 2016 IMPACT Awards.
  1. RBS Sees Loss on Restructuring (RBS)

    Restructuring costs of $571 million forces Royal Bank of Scotland to report a loss.
  2. NYSE Moves to Delist Violin Memory (VMEM)

    The New York Stock Exchange informed the flash storage firm that it will delist its stock over market capitalization standards. ...
  3. Opioid Makers Sued Amid Addiction Rise (JNJ, AGN)

    Several states are suing opioid makers like Allergan and Johnson & Johnson, citing the alarming increase in painkiller ...
  4. Advisors: 529s Plan Ratings Updated by Morningstar

    Six of the nation’s 63 529 plans have been downgraded by Morningstar.
  5. Regtech

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    St. Jude Medical's heart devices can be hacked, say cybersecurity experts.
  1. How Italy Is Helping Russia Avoid More Sanctions

    Italy intervenes to prevent the EU from placing more sanctions on Russia.
  2. Silk Road

    A digital platform that was popular for hosting money laundering activities and illegal drug transactions using Bitcoin.
  3. Tor

    Tor is an open source privacy network that permits users to browse the web anonymously. Tor is short for The Onion Router.
  4. Dark Wallet

    A digital wallet that enables data anonymization by obfuscating bitcoin transactions carried out in the online market space.
  5. Passive ETFs: Active Traders' New Tool (SPY, UWTI)

    Investors are using increasingly popular passive investment funds for very active trading strategies
  6. Law Firm Targets Bellerophon Therapeutics (BLPH)

    A shareholder rights firm is investigating the IPO of Bellerophon Therapeutics and shareholder claims into four other companies.
  1. Electronic Arts Shares Dip After Downgrade (EA)

    Electronic Arts shares took a hit over concerns Titanfall 2 sales may not be as hot as expected.
  2. Hedge Fund Political Donations at Highest Levels Ever

    While hedge funds are donating more money toward the U.S. presidential election than ever before, it is going disproportionately ...
  3. Google's Growing Cloud Ambitions (GOOG, AMZN)

    Cloud is expected to be "one of the largest areas of investment and headcount growth in 2017"
  4. Top 5 ETFs for Long-Term Investors (SPY, VTI)

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  5. Calculating How Much You Should Spend to Buy a Home

    Here is part one of a step-by-step process you can use to calculate just how much home you can afford.
  6. L-3 Communications Faces Sales Loss in 3Q16 (LLL)

    L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL) recorded a net sales loss in the third quarter of 2016.
  1. Qualcomm Buys NXP With Offshore Cash (QCOM)

    Qualcomm is going to use offshore cash to pay off the debt portion of the NXP Semiconductors acquisition, avoiding taxes ...
  2. LinkedIn Targets IT Leaders (MSFT, FB, CSCO, JNPR)

    As a number of tech companies design and build their own IT infrastructure, the trend could take major business from traditional ...
  3. Under Armor At Brink Of New Downtrend (UA, NKE)

    Under Armor has completed a broad double top pattern that could yield a breakdown and long-term downtrend.
  4. Praxair Stock Falls on Downbeat Guidance (PX)

    While there's still some value in Praxair shares, investors opted to take some profits and wait for the company to show more ...
  5. Vale Makes 52-Week High on Q3 Earnings Beat (VALE)

    Vale shares rose as much as 2% Thursday to a new 52-week high of $7.05 after the Brazil-based miner reported strong third ...
  6. Freeport Tenke Sale Supported by Congo Gov't (FCX)

    It would seem that the DRC's mines minister has taken charge to accelerate a "more acceptable approach" to the disagreement.
  1. 6 Companies With the Best Retirement Plans (BA, COP)

    These companies realize that it’s important to take care of their employees not only now but also in the future. Each offers ...
  2. The Risks of Not Starting Retirement Savings in Your 20s

    Saving for retirement in your 20s can be challenging, but waiting to start can put your long-term financial future at serious ...
  3. Top Rules of Thumb for Retirement Savings

    Follow these 5 strategies and set yourself up for a sane and comfortable retirement. Starting early is best, but it's never ...
  4. Roth 401(k) vs. Roth IRA: Is One Better?

    It all depends on your age, your income - and your plans for your retirement nest egg.
  5. Is the Middle Class Giving Up on Retirement?

    Americans aren't completely giving up on retirement, but many haven’t put away enough to take off at the traditional age ...
  6. 5 Ways to Help Older Parents With Money

    The time may come when you need to help your parents organize their finances if they become unable to do so, and it is always ...
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