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Cboe Seeks SEC Approval for ETF Share Class of Mutual Funds

(Reuters) -Cboe Global Markets asked the SEC to approve a rule change that would allow issuers to add an exchange-traded fund share class to existing mutual funds, the exchange said on Thursday. If approved, asset managers could offer exposure to existing mutual fund portfolios through an ETF, similar to the way they make mutual fund share classes with different fees …

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6 Natural Gas ETFs and Funds to Buy in 2024 | Investing

If there’s any company emblematic of the global transition from fossil fuels to renewable resources, it’s TotalEnergies SE (ticker: TTE). In 2021, the oil and gas major then known as Total rebranded to its current name with a plan to gradually reduce its emissions and shift toward solar and wind projects and other low-carbon forms of energy generation. To be …

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Hedge Funds Rally in Q1, Powered by Gains in Equities

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hedge funds capped the first quarter with gains across different strategies, as a rally in stocks, some commodities and the dollar helped the industry weather a less shiny period for bonds, investors said. Fundamental equities long/short hedge funds were up 6.28% in the first quarter, while systematic long/short funds posted gains of 11%, according to a …

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T. Rowe Price Backs Disney Directors in Boardroom Challenge With Hedge Funds

NEW YORK (Reuters) -Mutual fund firm T. Rowe Price, which owns roughly 11.7 million shares in Walt Disney, said it has voted for the entertainment giant’s directors, dealing a blow to activist hedge funds Trian Fund Management and Blackwells Capital as they seek board seats. T.Rowe Price told Reuters on Monday it voted for Maria Elena Lagomasino and Michael Froman, …

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10 of the Best-Performing 401(k) Funds | Investing

Retirement investors face a challenging conundrum when choosing the best 401(k) funds: how to discern the value for the fees you pay. High fees can only be rationalized if a fund has consistently demonstrated an ability to outperform its benchmarks over the long haul. This brings us to a central debate in the investing world: the battle between active and …

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BlackRock Issued Warning Over ‘Misleading Statements’ Tied to ESG Funds

(Reuters) – BlackRock was issued a legal warning by the U.S. state of Mississippi over “false and misleading statements to Mississippi investors” tied to its environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment strategies, according to a 33-page document released on Wednesday. The Mississippi secretary of state Michael Watson and the state’s Securities Division issued a ‘summary cease and desist order’ and …

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Column-Fundamentals Vie With ‘FOMO’ as US Tech Boom Driver: McGeever

ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) – Fundamentals or “FOMO?” Big Tech’s resilience, concentration, and unassailable status as Wall Street’s driving force have understandably raised concerns of a bubble in the making as the “fear of missing out” buying frenzy fuels a dangerous, self-perpetuating price spiral. That is partly true, but too simplistic. Featured Banking Accounts APY 5.26% Min. Balance to Earn APY …

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8 Top-Performing Fidelity Funds for Retirement | Investing

The recent update to the S&P Indices Versus Active, or SPIVA, report casts a revealing light on the performance of investment funds when benchmarked against a variety of passive indexes. The data over the last decade paints a challenging picture for actively managed funds, particularly in the U.S. large-cap space. According to the report, 87.4% of all U.S. large-cap funds …

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Where’s the money? Paducah PrideFest committee member tries to find answer | News

PADUCAH ━ A Paducah PrideFest committee member is speaking out about the use of leftover PrideFest funds. Community members and businesses also talked Tuesday about how PrideFest’s cancellation will impact them.  Paducah PrideFest and Beautiful Paducah — the two groups that run the event — announced the cancellation on Facebook late last week. Paducah PrideFest’s leadership committee said it’s because of late changes …

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7 Best Money Market Funds for 2024 | Investing

There’s a compelling argument for maintaining a portion of your portfolio in less risky assets, even for the most ardent and risk-tolerant stock market enthusiasts. Consider the importance of maintaining an emergency fund. Unexpected events, like job loss or medical emergencies, can significantly impact financial stability. Having a safety net provides peace of mind and aids in a quicker recovery. …

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