Month: June 2017

Tetra Images | Getty Images ETFs are traded on exchanges, so they can be bought and sold like stocks through a brokerage. For example, ETFs with “low volatility” or “minimum volatility” in their names can turn out to behave quite differently for investors in precisely the environment that they are most looking for risk mitigation.
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But these days, she said, ”We see that people are carrying mortgage debt at older ages, and it’s both the percentage of families carrying the debt and the amount of debt that has increased.” About 42 percent of households headed by someone age 65 to 74 has home-secured debt, according to the Federal Reserve’s 2013
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Millionaire confidence plunged by a record amount in May, sparked by fears of government dysfunction in Washington. The Spectrem Millionaire Investor Confidence Index, a measure of millionaire confidence in the economy and markets, fell 17 points from April. That’s the biggest month-to-month drop ever recorded by Spectrem Group, a Chicago-based wealth-research firm that created the
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Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc. “The narrowing of our losses in the first quarter puts us on a good trajectory towards profitability,” Uber said in a statement to CNBC. But Gautam Gupta, the start-up’s head of finance, is leaving to join another San Francisco-based
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