Tue, 24 May 2016 07:33:25 GMT
'Mobile money sector needs policy direction'
Frank Adu Jnr, Managing Director of CAL Bank, has called for policy direction in the mobile money sector. According to him, the situation whereby the mobile money sector has been allowed to develop and grow without any policy direction does not auger ...
Mon, 23 May 2016 23:39:40 GMT
New currency overlay service steadies market
RBA managing director, David Travers, said "in light of continued volatility in currency markets, we are focused on bringing our global capability to clients". "We have a strong track record in providing passive currency overlay solutions in other ...
Mon, 23 May 2016 21:45:51 GMT
How Much Time Do You Spend Each Week Actually Managing Your Money?
On the Due.com blog, we talk a lot about earning more money. This is the ambitious part of the happiness equation. But what about the content part? I believe money management falls into this category. While making money is great we also need to manage ...
Mon, 23 May 2016 14:15:11 GMT
Capula Said to Hire Ex-BlueCrest Hedge Fund Manager Escobar
Capula Investment Management LLP has hired Daniel Escobar, a former money manager at BlueCrest Capital Management in London, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Escobar started at the London-based hedge fund firm on Monday, the ...
Mon, 23 May 2016 00:25:18 GMT
ANZ launches suite of changes in wraps and insurance
Announcing a suite of new services to the media, ANZ Wealth Australia managing director, Alexis George, said it would include a different pricing mechanism where clients would only pay for what they use so that financial planners and clients could work ...
Fri, 20 May 2016 21:12:45 GMT
Managing Money For Emergencies
It is essential to have an emergency fund set up in case you run into a problem. According to an exclusive poll released by NORC Center for Public Affairs Research two thirds of Americans would have difficulty covering a $1000 emergency. Experts say ...
Fri, 20 May 2016 18:20:07 GMT
Investor's Business Daily
Should Advisors Farm Out Money Management Or Handle It Themselves?
Investor's Business Daily
Financial advisors have a lot on their plates these days — develop a financial plan with your client, calm nerves during a downturn, create a tax strategy, plan estates and find time to dig for new clients. Oh, and manage clients' investments ...
Thu, 19 May 2016 23:31:16 GMT
Planners need to focus on pension balances
Planners will need to pay close attention to getting the planning around pension balances right through to 30 June, 2017, regardless of the election's outcome on July 2, according to the SMSF Academy managing director, Aaron Dunn. In a recent analysis, ...
Wed, 18 May 2016 16:38:00 GMT
This stock-market money isn't on the sideline; it's gone for good
Some say that volume's disappearance from 2013 through 2015 means that there is all this money on the sideline just waiting to rush back in. Folks, if that were true we would have seen it by now. That money has already found a new place to play. Others ...
Mon, 16 May 2016 14:06:49 GMT
THIS can cost investors 2 percent a year: AB CEO
Too many active money managers are managing too much money today, and investors are paying the price, AB Chairman and CEO Peter Kraus said Monday. Open architecture — the option that allows a firm's clients to invest in investment vehicles offered ...