Practical analysis for investment professionals

Regulations Standards and Ethics


Whistleblowing: The Risks and Rewards

“You do not wake up one morning saying, ‘Well, I am going to be a whistleblower,’” says Stephanie Gibaud.

Persistence That Just Ain’t So

Do private equity presentations overstate an ability to persist?

Bitcoin: New Asset Class or Pyramid Scheme?

Jonathan Harris, CFA, offers a searing critique of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.

Buyer Beware vs. Seller Beware

Questions about whether financial service providers should design better products and sell them responsibly or consumers should take responsibility for their own purchases through financial education miss the point.

An Italian Bank Run Could Crack the Euro

Should a bank run in Italy ensue, could the euro fall apart?

Diversity and Inclusion: Driving Change in Investment Management

The investment management industry has a failing grade when it comes to diversity and inclusion. But a new report hopes to change that.

Jeopardy! and Gender Parity on Investment Teams

Why does gender parity matter for investment teams?

Cryptocurrencies: Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

What are initial coin offerings (ICOs)? Umed Saidov, CFA, shares his take in the latest edition of his Cryptocurrencies series.

Top Five Articles from September: ESG, Mutual Fund Momentum, the US Economy

The ascent of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors, plus Nicolas Rabener on mutual fund momentum chasing and liquid alternatives are among the leading posts from September.

Public Pensions: Investing for the 22nd Century

Antonio Rodriguez, CFA, CIPM, director of investment strategy for the New York City Board of Education Retirement System (BERS), speaks to Paul Kovarsky, CFA, about the challenges public pension trustees face in the United States and how they can better inform one another's efforts.



By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close