Trending Video – What Do Springsteen and Solar Power Have in Common? Apr23

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Via – wsj.com Bruce Springsteen, “The Sopranos,” traffic… there are so many images that come to mind when talking about New Jersey, but how about renewable energy? A recent study by TerraVerde Capital Management points to the Garden State as a leader in solar energy. TerraVerde’s Richard Bookbinder joins MoneyBeat. About TerraVerde Capital Management: TerraVerde… Read more »

Surging Inflows, Sustainable Investing in China, and Activists Targeting Europe Apr22

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Surging Inflows - Opalesque According to the Opalesque Industry Update, investors allocated $13.3 billion to hedge fund firms with greater than $5 billion in AUM and $9.1 billion to firms with between $1 billion and 5 billion; firms with less than $1 billion received inflows of $3.9 billion. Total AUM increased to $2.7 trillion… Green Sun… Read more »

First Quarter Blues, No Flash in the Pan, and Gupta to Surrender Apr17

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First quarter blues - CNBC Many of last year’s high-fliers, particularly tech stocks, took a beating in the first quarter which led to some very poor results for some of the biggest hedge funds. According to CNBC, hedge funds suffered their worst first quarter since the financial crisis with an average gain of just 1.23%… No flash in… Read more »

SEC Allows Broader Use of Social Media for Investment Manager Advertising Apr16

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Social media has been a game changer when it comes to consumers and their ability to research and review companies or services online. Many service providers, including investment advisors, have some form of social media presence including blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, and others. The SEC recently issued guidelines on what is, and what is not, acceptable… Read more »

Dark Pools, March Madness, And The 31-Year-Old Whiz Kid Apr9

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Dark Pools - Reuters High frequency trading is a possible threat to investors and thanks to Michael Lewis’s Flash Boys the mainstream is now concerned. But there is another threat outside of exchanges that may have far more implicit consequences on the market… March Madness - Moneynews Bracket busting was in full effect both on and off the court… Read more »