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  1. 5 Top Wealth Management Trends in 2018

    These are the top five wealth management trends advisors should keep an eye on in 2018.
  2. Escheat

    Escheat is the flow of estate assets to the state when a person dies without a will or legal heirs.
  3. Living Trust

    A living trust is established in an individual's lifetime and it bypasses probate upon death.
  4. Defer Taxes with Nonqualified Deferred Compensation (NQDC) Plans

    Nonqualified deferred compensation plans can help highly compensated employees bolster their retirement plans.
  5. Should You Borrow From Your Retirement Plan?

    It makes sense to dip into your savings in some cases, but you must be aware of the potential consequences.
  6. The Interest-Only Retirement: Can It Be Done?

    Spending investment interest in retirement can be a viable strategy, but it won't work for everyone.
  1. Why Stocks Thrive Despite Chaos Of U.S. Shutdowns

    Still Bullish: the S&P 500 has an average annual gain of 14.24% in government shutdown years
  2. Advisors: Top ETF Picks for Clients in 2018

    January is often a good time to re-evaluate portfolio holdings, and consider where best to allocate a client's assets.
  3. 5 Top Wealth Management Trends in 2018

    These are the top five wealth management trends advisors should keep an eye on in 2018.
  4. Defer Taxes with Nonqualified Deferred Compensation (NQDC) Plans

    Nonqualified deferred compensation plans can help highly compensated employees bolster their retirement plans.
  5. Underwriter Syndicate

    An underwriter syndicate is a temporary group of investment banks and broker-dealers who come together to sell offerings ...
  6. Tombstone

    A tombstone is a written advertisement placed by investment bankers in a public offering of a security that provides basic ...
  1. Cash Collateral

    Cash collateral is cash and equivalents held for the benefit of creditors during Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
  2. Fairness Opinion

    A fairness opinion is a report that is provided to the selling company in a merger or acquisition that analyzes the fairness ...
  3. Brokered Deposit

    A brokered deposit is a deposit to a bank that is placed by a third-party called a deposit broker.
  4. Groupon

    Groupon is a special type of coupon website that is offers group deals to a group of consumers.
  5. Prepayment Risk

    Prepayment risk is the risk associated with the early unscheduled return of principal on a fixed-income security.
  6. Federal Direct Loan Program

    The Federal Direct Loan Program provides low-interest loans to postsecondary students and their parents.
  1. Pass-Through Security

    A pass-through security is a pool of fixed-income securities backed by a package of assets.
  2. Interest-Rate Derivative

    An interest-rate derivative is a financial instrument based on an underlying financial security whose value is affected by ...
  3. Prepayment Risk

    Prepayment risk is the risk associated with the early unscheduled return of principal on a fixed-income security.
  4. NVIDIA Stock Breaks Out After Price Target Hike

    NVIDIA shares broke out to all-time highs following favorable analyst comments, but traders will be watching these levels.
  5. Commodity Index

    A commodity index is an investment vehicle that tracks a basket of commodities to measure their price and investment return ...
  6. Delta Neutral

    Delta neutral is a portfolio strategy consisting of positions with offsetting positive and negative deltas so that the overall ...
  1. Property Management

    Property management is the administration of residential, commercial and/or industrial real estate.
  2. TD Ameritrade Rolls Out 24-Hour Trading in U.S.

    TD Ameritrade is the first discount brokerage to roll out 24-hour trading in the U.S.
  3. Cash Collateral

    Cash collateral is cash and equivalents held for the benefit of creditors during Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
  4. Pass-Through Security

    A pass-through security is a pool of fixed-income securities backed by a package of assets.
  5. Deposit In Transit

    A deposit in transit is money that has been received by a company and sent to the bank, but has yet to be processed and posted ...
  6. Assignment Of Proceeds

    Assignment of proceeds occurs when a document transfers all or part of the proceeds from a letter of credit to a third party. ...
  1. The Top Tesla Shareholders (TSLA)

    Discover the four largest single shareholders of Tesla Motors, and learn about their backgrounds and how much their shares ...
  2. Why Apple's Suppliers Are Plunging As Mega Tech Thrives

    Technology stocks have been on a tear. But curiously, Apple suppliers Qorvo and Skyworks have gotten crushed recently.
  3. Opinion: The Exchange: Trian's Nelson Peltz

    Fresh from successfully gaining a seat on the board of Procter & Gamble, the biggest proxy fight in corporate American ...
  4. Why Stocks Thrive Despite Chaos Of U.S. Shutdowns

    Still Bullish: the S&P 500 has an average annual gain of 14.24% in government shutdown years
  5. Wynn Resorts Ltd Reports Results for the Quarter Ended December 31 - Summary

    * Wynn Resorts Ltd posted quarterly adjusted earnings of $1.40 per share. The mean expectation of 15 analysts for the quarter ...
  6. U.S. Grocer Tops Taps Evercore for Debt Restructuring Advice -Sources

    U.S. grocer Tops Markets LLC has tapped investment bank Evercore Inc for advice on how to tackle its debt load, people familiar ...
  1. Top 3 Retirement Savings Tips for 55-to-64-Year-Olds

    Find ways to save money and increase your nest egg for the fast-approaching senior years.
  2. Nonelective Contribution

    A nonelective contribution is made by an employer to employees' qualified retirement plans regardless if employees make contributions.
  3. How To Protect Your Retirement from Lawsuits

    Getting sued is one of those things that no one really plans on. Be proactive and make sure your hard-earned retirement is ...
  4. In-Service Withdrawal

    In-service withdrawals are allowed under some retirement plans while an employee still works for the employer sponsoring ...
  5. Account In Trust

    An account in trust is a type of financial account opened by one person for the benefit of another.
  6. Living Trust

    A living trust is established in an individual's lifetime and it bypasses probate upon death.
  1. Bitcoin Price Tumbles; Set To Close Below 100-Day MA

    More technical levels are breached as bitcoin price continues to slide.
  2. Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Gained More Than 1,000% In 2017

    Nine cryptocurrency funds gained 1,167% as a group in 2017.
  3. Bitcoin Price Tanks Over The Weekend

    The cryptocurrency's price moved higher even after the government shutdown but fell below $11,000 subsequently.
  4. Top Non-Bitcoin Altcoins for Your Portfolio in 2018

    As the media hype surrounding bitcoin whirls on, some altcoins could be the next big thing.
  5. S. Korea Joins List of Countries Investigating Apple Slowing Down Phones

    Seoul prosecutors launched a probe after a local consumer group accused Apple of scamming customers into buying new iPhones.
  6. Bitcoin Price Bubble Could Last 100 Years, Says Yale Economist

    Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller of Yale University doesn't know what to make of the top cryptocurrency.
Hot Definitions
  1. Trustee

    A person or firm that holds or administers property or assets for the benefit of a third party. A trustee may be appointed ...
  2. Gross Domestic Product - GDP

    GDP is the monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period, ...
  3. Debt/Equity Ratio

    The D/E ratio indicates how much debt a company is using to finance its assets relative to the value of shareholders’ equity.
  4. Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)

    A security that tracks an index, a commodity or a basket of assets like an index fund, but trades like a stock on an exchange.
  5. Net Present Value - NPV

    Net Present Value (NPV) is the difference between the present value of cash inflows and the present value of cash outflows ...
  6. Return On Equity - ROE

    The amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholders equity. Return on equity measures a corporation's profitability ...
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