Olivier Croonenberghs

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Why financial advisers prefer ETFs over mutual funds

Hello ETFs. Goodbye mutual funds.<p>Exchange-traded funds or ETFs are the investment vehicle that advisers use and recommend more than any other type of …

Investing

Ignore Those 2016 Forecasts and Make These Smart Investing Moves Instead

Investing pundits are usually wrong, but these strategies can keep your portfolio on track.<p>Over the past few weeks investors have been inundated by a …

Investing
Oil

Google Translate’s App Now Instantly Translates Printed Text In 27 Languages

One of the most intense experiences you’ll ever have is visiting a country that speaks a language different than yours. There’s a host of tools you can use, but Google’s Translate product has leapfrogged just about everything out there over the years.<p>Its most handy, and impressive, tool is the …

Language Learning

A New Era For Hedge Funds? - Lyxor White Paper

A New Era For Hedge Funds? by Lyxor<p><b>Executive summary</b><p>We evaluate the drivers of hedge fund returns and conclude that the normalization of US monetary …

How to fly on a private jet for under $150 per person

No security lines or TSA pat downs. Cushy leather seats and legroom for days. Fido curled up right next to you. The perks of flying on a private jet …

Flying

JPMorgan's ultimate guide to the markets and the economy

Tumultuous situations in the Greek economy and Chinese stock market have investors and traders everywhere on edge. Meanwhile, central banks in Japan and the European Union have launched major quantitative-easing stimulus plans to counteract negative trends, which have just begun to take …

JPMorgan Chase

nPerf promises an all-in-one app for all your speed testing needs

Common speed test websites and apps are very helpful for finding out your internet quality and connection stability. These services give us a clear look at what’s going on with our handsets and our carrier’s network towers, but most times they are unsuccessful at using that information wisely. All …

Apps

The boutique bites back: 10 of UK's newest wealth firms

Comment on Millennial Personal Finance: 63 Fintech Startups Targeting Millennials by John E.

I just tried Prism and it seems to have the same (limited and essentially useless) feature set as every other personal finance manager app. “Created …

Venture Capital
North America

Luxury News

The Five Skincare Ingredients You Should Add To Your Regime<p>Fashion & Beauty<p>Check out the spiritual art that adorns local collectors …

The Top 10 Online Wealth Management Services

Online wealth management services — often called robo-advisors or online financial advisors — use computer models to automatically tailor portfolios …

5 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

With the markets fighting for direction around the international scene and with coming interest rate hikes, 24/7 Wall St. often takes a long view of …

Oil & Gas Industry

The single most important element to successful investing

There are some very basic minimum standards to successful long-term investing that just can't be whittled away no matter how much investors would like them to be. The most important one is simply the act of thinking. Thinking about potential risk versus potential return. Thinking about market …

Investing

New warden, security measures after New York prison escape

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A range of new security measures is being put in place at a maximum-security prison to close gaps exploited by two inmates who escaped last month.<p>The state correction department said Wednesday that includes stepped-up searches of inmates' cells, staffing changes to ensure bed …

Crime

Baidu Inc (BIDU)

News See All<p>Nowadays, it seems like there’s no industry that Silicon Valley can't disrupt, and that trend extends prominently to the automobile …

IT

The New Money Master Portfolio: 12 Best Bets From Investing's Sharpest Minds

Coming up on the seventh anniversary of Lehman Brothers’ collapse, it’s hard to find many corners of the market that haven’t recovered from the financial crisis and brutal recession. U.S. stocks have powered back to record highs, the bond market’s rally has defied sobering bubble warnings and …

Investing
Trading
Trading
Trading
Trading

New Breed of Fintechs Bring Alternatives to the Masses

As the first round of robo-advisors claim to democratize financial advice with low fees and account minimums, two new financial technology companies …

Build a Billionaire Portfolio With These 20 Stocks

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- There are stocks billionaires like, and then there are those they love. And they demonstrate their affections by investing …

Investing

A hedge fund manager grades his biggest calls from 2014 and shares his 10 big predictions for 2015

Last year, he gave 30 macro calls at his conference, The Investment Institute Spring Forum, in Cary, North Carolina. He shared an update at this year's forum that took place last week.<p>Out of his 30 calls, he nailed 16 of them. He missed on 11 and was "mixed" on three. His biggest hits were China …

Venture Capital
Investing

Here’s the advice you get from Vanguard’s new robot-human hybrid

Vanguard’s response to the robo-adviser boom went into wide release this month, so MarketWatch asked for a recommended portfolio for a typical …

Investing

How to Invest Better By Paying Less Attention

The secret to investing is not caring what happens.<p>Jiddu Krishnamurti spent his life giving spiritual talks. As he got older, he became more candid. …

Investing