1. Securities-Based Lending

    The practice of making loans using securities as collateral.
  2. The Wealth Effect: Luxury Car Sales Are Up

    The rich are now feeling comfortable about buying luxury cars. Way more comfortable.
  3. 4 Best Personal Finance Apps for 2017

    Managing your money and hitting your financial goals has never been easier with these top personal finance apps.
  4. How Sustainable Investing is like Climbing a Mountain

    Every summit is uncertain when a climb begins. “Saving the world” is no different.
  5. Bezos, Buffett and Ortega Battle it Out for World's Second Richest Man

    Zara's Amancio Ortega just bumped newly-ascendant Bezos in the ever-changing spot for the world's second-richest man.
  6. How to Give Clients What They Actually Need

    There is considerable disconnect between what clients need and what advisors are offering.
  1. The Awesome Power of Compounding

    The power of compounding. It may not be sexy, but it is the surest way to accumulate wealth over time.
  2. The Folly of Dow Milestones

    The expected rise of the Dow to 20,000 is being watched with great anticipation by many investors, but the milestone holds ...
  3. Banks on Sale: JPM, C, MS Cheaper Than S&P 500

    Where the Money Is: Big banks' 10% pullback may have turned them into attractive investments
  4. Financial Firms Consumers Trust the Most

    Fewer than half of U.S. households have a high level of trust in who manages their money. Here are the most trusted financial ...
  5. The Long, Weird History of Basic Income – And Why It’s Back

    Read our detailed history and learn why the old dream of a universal basic income is back on the minds of the public, politicians, ...
  6. Tax Planning Strategies for Changes Under Trump

    Trump's proposed tax plan says taxpayers will save $6.2 trillion in income tax over the first decade.
  1. 5 Apps to Help You Track Your Finances

    Five financial apps that will help you keep tabs on your money.
  2. 15-Year vs. 30-Year Mortgages: A Comparison

    Many buyers default to the 30-year mortgage simply because it's the norm. Before you sign, consider all the arguments for ...
  3. Selling Employee Stock Purchase Plan Shares

    An in-depth look at how qualified sales of employee stock purchase plan shares work, and the tax consequences under different ...
  4. These SRI Funds Focus on Empowering Women

    If you're looking to invest in companies that promote the empowerment of women, here are several fund firms to consider. ...
  5. Financial Planning for Gen X and Millennials

    Gen X and Gen Y to need to get their finances in order, so here are some tips to get started.
  6. 4 Things to Do Shortly After Getting Married

    Here are some necessary financial changes you should make after getting married.
  1. Boeing Loses Altitude After Earnings

    Big holes in Boeing's quarterly report compare unfavorably with other defense & aerospace earnings.
  2. Good Vibes for Aerospace in General Dynamics Earnings

    Traders like General Dynamics after earnings, and are selling off Lockheed and Boeing.
  3. 3 ETFs to Trade the Breakout in Value Stocks (IWF)

    Active traders will turn their attention to these growth-oriented ETFs because the recent breakouts shown on the charts suggest ...
  4. United Parcel Service Nears Key Resistance Level (UPS, FDX)

    United Parcel Service is stuck in a range, but nearing a breakout level. Fedex is in no-man's-land, and Expeditors International ...
  5. Cryptocurrency Market Cap Reaches Record High of $30 Billion

    The market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies continues to grow at an incredible rate.
  6. Investopedia's Guide to Watching Billions

    How to understand the hedge fund industry through the Showtime series "Billions."
  1. Musk Reveals Details About His Boring Plan

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a plan to dig tunnels beneath Los Angeles' streets.
  2. Alibaba Earns at Least $1B in Sale of Momo Stake

    Alibaba has raked in more than $1 billion from a sale of a majority of its stake in Momo.
  3. With Obamacare in Doubt, California Asks Insurers to Double Up on Rate Filings

    Health insurers seeking regulatory approval for 2018 individual insurance plans can file two sets of premium rates as a way ...
  4. Leading Home Durables Cos. Report Q1 Results

    American manufacturers Whirlpool Corp. and and Mohawk Industries post mixed results this week.
  5. ETFs Demystify Bond Market Exposure

    Bond ETFs are growing rapidly, making fixed income investing available to scores of new investors.
  6. Credit Suisse Bullish on Microsoft Cloud Business

    Microsoft got new coverage by Credit Suisse, which thinks the stock can climb more than 17%.
  1. U.S. Economic Growth Slower Than France, 'Terrible' -BlackRock's Fink

    BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink on Friday sounded another warning on the U.S. economy after the government ...
  2. Biotechs Hit the Road

    NEW YORK, April 28 (IFR) - Orphan drug developer Biohaven Pharmaceuticals' proposed US$133m IPO represents the largest attempt ...
  3. Italian Police Say Amazon Has Evaded 130 Mln Euros of Taxes

    Milan tax police have told Amazon they believes the world's largest online retailer has evaded around 130 million euros ($142 ...
  4. Brazil Cities Gripped by First General Strike in Decades

    Brazilian unions on Friday led the nation's first general strike in over two decades to protest President Michel Temer's ...
  5. In First 100 Days, a Reversal of Fortune for Trump Favorites on Wall Street

    A funny thing happened on Wall Street in Donald Trump's first 100 days in the White House: Shares of companies that got closest ...
  6. Fortress Explores Sale of Bond Fund Manager Logan Circle-Sources

    Fortress Investment Group LLC, the U.S. alternative asset manager to be acquired by Japan's SoftBank Group for $3.3 billion, ...
  1. How to Build Wealth: 10 Rules Backed by Science

    In a sea of bad information, here are 10 wealth-building tips based on facts about the stock market - and on the complex ...
  2. Protect Your Future Wealth From This Big Mistake

    Putting off saving for retirement might feel like your only option right now, but this kind of procrastination can wreak ...
  3. 5 Retirement Planning Mistakes You Need to Avoid

    These are five of the top retirement planning mistakes you don't want to make.
  4. Should You Enroll in Medicare if You're Still Working?

    Whether or not you should enroll in Medicare while working depends on your particular situation.
  5. Top 10 Cities for Early Retirees

    If you are looking to take an early retirement, find a place where it's easiest to significantly reduce your cost of living. ...
  6. 15 Simple Tips to Save Money

    Stick to your budget every day with these 15 simple tips.
  1. Analyst Downgrades Amazon Citing Need for Greater Operating Leverage (AMZN)

    Raymond James analyst Aaron Kessler cited the firm's operating margins as reasons for the downgrade.
  2. 2 Things to Watch in Alphabet's Earnings Call (GOOG, FB)

    The conglomerate's earnings are due Thursday, after market close.
  3. Monero

    Monero is a digital currency that offers a high level of anonymity for users and their online transactions.
  4. New Ways to Buy a Car Online

    Buying a car online can streamline the process and eliminate the stress of haggling with dealers, but the process is not ...
  5. Tesla Makes Risky Moves in Model 3 Production (TSLA, F)

    The electric car maker is racing against time to meet its production timeline of July 2017.
  6. Marissa Mayer Will Make $186m from Verizon Deal

    Yahoo’s departing CEO Marissa Mayer will reportedly earn $186 million from the $4.48 billion Verizon deal.
Hot Definitions
  1. Five Cs Of Credit

    A method used by lenders to determine the credit worthiness of potential borrowers. The system weighs five characteristics ...
  2. Straddle

    An options strategy in which the investor holds a position in both a call and put with the same strike price and expiration ...
  3. Trickle-Down Theory

    An economic idea which states that decreasing marginal and capital gains tax rates - especially for corporations, investors ...
  4. North American Free Trade Agreement - NAFTA

    A regulation implemented on Jan. 1, 1994, that eventually eliminated tariffs to encourage economic activity between the United ...
  5. Agency Theory

    A supposition that explains the relationship between principals and agents in business. Agency theory is concerned with resolving ...
  6. Treasury Bill - T-Bill

    A short-term debt obligation backed by the U.S. government with a maturity of less than one year. T-bills are sold in denominations ...
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