Subscribe: Lawrence Carrel
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
etfs  exchange traded  exchange  fund  funds  investors  losses  market  mutual fund  mutual funds  mutual  new  short  stocks  tax 
Rate this Feed
Rating: 3 starRating: 3 starRating: 3 starRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Lawrence Carrel

Lawrence Carrel

From A to Z, Lawrence Carrel reports on the booming ETF (exchange traded funds) and mutual fund industries.

Copyright: 1996-2008, Inc.

India ETN Tripped Up by Local Regulators

Tue, 22 Jan 2008 18:19 GMT

The iPath MSCI India Index ETN can't issue new shares, and prices are diverging from net asset value.

Dunham Gives Fund Managers Tough Love

Mon, 21 Jan 2008 15:30 GMT

In a refreshing twist, this fund company won't pay its managers unless they perform.

Financial Planners Aren't Sold on Active ETFs

Wed, 16 Jan 2008 18:17 GMT

Actively managed ETFs are on their way, but they may be a product in search of a market.

Fidelity's Flagship Magellan Fund Reopens

Wed, 16 Jan 2008 12:05 GMT

Company says the fund's shareholder base has matured and it wants to attract younger investors.

ETF Industry's Next Conquests: Africa and Mideast

Tue, 15 Jan 2008 16:21 GMT

'Frontier markets' are the newest thing in emerging-market investing.

ETF Industry Might Be Growing Too Fast

Mon, 14 Jan 2008 19:23 GMT

An iShares exec says new offerings should be more well thought-out.

How Short ETFs Make Money

Fri, 11 Jan 2008 18:52 GMT

Wondering how exchange-traded funds that short-sell the market actually work? Read this.

Closed-End Funds Back On Sale

Mon, 07 Jan 2008 11:19 GMT

Tax-loss selling has pushed discounts to historic levels.

A Push Is On for Actively Managed ETFs

Wed, 02 Jan 2008 17:45 GMT

PowerShares and several other firms have plans for products with more freedom to pick stocks.

New Real Estate Funds Crash and Burn

Mon, 31 Dec 2007 11:18 GMT

The fund industry learned nothing from the dot-com bust.

Mutual Funds Struggling to Keep Investors

Thu, 27 Dec 2007 22:59 GMT

The first wave of baby boomers is set to retire, drawing down on their savings in mutual funds.

So Many Niche ETFs, So Few Investors Who Care

Mon, 24 Dec 2007 15:15 GMT

Increasingly more new products compete for investor attention and scarce seed capital.

Muslim Funds Are Rewarded for Their Faith

Mon, 24 Dec 2007 11:13 GMT

Avoiding financial stocks proved to be a winning strategy this year.

Exchange-Traded Notes' Tax Perks Under Attack

Tue, 18 Dec 2007 15:52 GMT

The IRS says that returns of ETNs that invest in currencies must be treated as ordinary income.

How to Decide Which ETFs Are Best for You

Tue, 04 Dec 2007 11:11 GMT

A number of Web sites rank funds. Here's how they stack up.

Fund Investors Brace for Bigger Tax Bills

Mon, 03 Dec 2007 11:07 GMT

Despite a lackluster year, mutual funds are distributing more in capital gains this year than last.

Money Market ETF Not as Safe as it Appears

Mon, 26 Nov 2007 22:36 GMT

PowerShares' new fund tracks an index of variable-rate demand notes, long-term bonds that act like short-term notes.

The Last Hot Real Estate Deal: Overseas REITs

Mon, 19 Nov 2007 11:21 GMT

The Alpine International Real Estate fund is blowing the lights out with some well-timed bets.

Best Way to Short Oil

Tue, 13 Nov 2007 16:09 GMT

Why bother with the futures market when five exchange-traded products track oil prices?

Suit Says Muni-Bond Taxes Are Unfair

Mon, 12 Nov 2007 16:12 GMT

States tax interest on other states' bonds, but not their own. Can they do that?

Penguin Wins 'Parker' Lawsuit

Fri, 09 Nov 2007 14:45 GMT

A judge says the Pearson unit did no wrong in republishing 'lost' poems by Dorothy Parker.

Dreman Rolls the Dice on the Credit Crisis

Mon, 05 Nov 2007 11:17 GMT

Legendary value investor David Dreman sees plenty of investment opportunity.

How a Mutual Fund Turned Losses Into Gains

Fri, 02 Nov 2007 10:25 GMT

Since Mani Govil took over in August 2005, RS Core Equity has gone from losses to beating the S&P.

An Easier Way to Short Emerging Markets

Tue, 30 Oct 2007 14:37 GMT

ProShares' latest ETFs let you bet on declines in global stocks.

Tech Funds Still Unloved

Mon, 29 Oct 2007 09:50 GMT

Despite strong returns this year, investors continue to pull their money out.

Better Returns, Lower Volatility With New British ETFs

Tue, 23 Oct 2007 18:47 GMT

These six new funds offer a new twist on fundamental indexing: they weight constituent stocks equally.

How a Mutual Fund Turned Losses Into Gains

Mon, 22 Oct 2007 10:13 GMT

Since Mani Govil took over in August 2005, RS Core Equity has gone from losses to beating the S&P.

WisdomTree Breaks Into 401(k) Market

Tue, 16 Oct 2007 15:35 GMT

ETFs have had trouble cracking the lucrative retirement market, so this provider is getting rid of the middle man.

The Giga Is Up

Mon, 15 Oct 2007 21:24 GMT

The stock of little Giga-tronics jumps after bigger GigaMedia gets an outperform rating.

Morningstar's Changed; How's Your Fund Rate?

Mon, 08 Oct 2007 10:12 GMT

Managers are no longer rewarded for just obeying the law.