Seana Smith Archive
Published July 25, 2012
The National Hockey League’s current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire September 15, and as we inch closer to the deadline, the NHL’s future appears to be on increasingly shaky ground.
Published July 19, 2012
Gold has always been considered a safe haven in a volatile trading environment, but gold ETFs might be losing their luster.
Published July 06, 2012
The global exchange-traded funds industry is off to its best start in history, posting record inflows of more than $100 billion during the first half of 2012, a 16% increase from one year ago.
Published June 22, 2012
Financial-sector ETFs hold up well after bank downgrades.
Published June 08, 2012
Money poured into fixed income ETFs last month as inflows totaled $7.5 billion in U.S. bond funds.
Published May 23, 2012
While a number of investors shy away from Facebook’s volatile stock, others are anxiously awaiting the action, looking for alternative ways to invest in the social media network.
Published May 14, 2012
JPMorgan's multi-billion dollar loss is triggering questions from investors regarding the strength and stability of the financial sector, placing pressure on bank-sector ETFs.
Published May 05, 2012
Emerging markets are attracting investors' attention as rapid growth offers new investment opportunities.
Published April 19, 2012
Following the first-quarter’s strong performance, some tech stocks are beginning to give back recent gains. Slower-than-expected earnings from a few of the sector’s bellwether stocks is hitting the market, casting a cloud over what has been an upbeat earnings season.
Published April 12, 2012
As the global population grows and emerging markets thrive, fund managers are turning the potential water crisis into a profitable business.