By From PlanSponsor 1. Although Fidelity was recently successful in defending practices related to ownership of float income, a new proposed class action lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, San Jose Division, accuses Fidelity of improperly handling "float income" that plaintiffs feel should be considered a plan asset and thus returned to plan accounts.
By Question: I have a question about the annual limit of $15,720. Does the annual limit start once you start collecting Social Security or does it start at the beginning of the calendar year? For example, if I collect at age 62, and start collecting on Oct.
By 1. Pacer Financial has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for three exchange-traded funds that buy the equities of corporations with track records of high positive cash flows.
By Ten years ago - on Aug. 17, 2006 - President George W. Bush signed into law the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA). It was, according to a recent post by former Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) and James B.
By From PlanSponsor 1. Capital One launched Spark 401k, providing low-cost, all-exchange traded fund (ETF) 401(k) plans to small-business owners and employees. Spark 401k is designed for businesses with fewer than 100 employees to deliver a retirement planning experience that offers the benefits available to larger companies. Read more. 2.
By 1. Virtus Investment Partners has brought to Nasdaq an exchange-traded fund that seeks exposure to a wide range of investments by purchasing shares of other ETFs. The iSectors Post-MPT Growth ETF is actively managed and is based on the iSectors Post-MPT Growth Allocation model, which iSectors designed to improve on the modern portfolio theory.
By A 65-year-old couple retiring in 2016 will need an estimated $260,000-or roughly $13,000 per year for 20 years-to cover health-care costs in retirement, according to Fidelity's most recent Retiree Health Care Cost Estimate. Even more worrisome: Fidelity's estimate is 6% more than last year's estimate of $245,000 and the highest estimate since calculations began in 2002.
By If ever there was a reason to mandate financial education in grades K-12 (and perhaps beyond into college and the workplace) here in the U.S. this might be it. A survey published by the FINRA Financial Investor Education Foundation in July shows a correlation between exposure to financial education and financial literacy levels.
By From PlanSponsor 1. The Investment Company Institute applauds the California governor and legislature for aiming to promote savings among the state's private sector workers-but it questions lawmakers' proposed method. Read more. 2.
By Direxion has brought to NYSE Arca an exchange-traded fund offering inverse exposure to European financial institutions. The Direxion Daily European Financials Bear 1X Shares is designed to deliver daily returns to investors that are the inverse of the performance of the MSCI Europe Financials Index.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. David Pogue)
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both politicians Barack Obama and Mitt Romney by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama +Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.