Dallas, Texas 11/27/2013 (Financialstrend) – The $1.61 billion market capped private equity firm Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) has announced that it is all set to expand its operations in the hedge fund business by the acquisition of Toronto based hedge fund advisory firm Diversified Global Asset Management Corp. The owners...
Even though investors have been winning big when it comes to Treasuries over the last years, it is obvious that things are going to change now. Many investors have already began cashing out and dinging all their portfolios. The current yield for treasury notes has increased over the past...
Dallas, Texas 08/05/2013 (Financialstrend) - Shares of Vanguard MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) surged by 0.05% to close at $26.89 per share on Friday, with the opening price at $39.80 per share. The company had through the day had range in the intraday price of $39.65 to $40.01 per...
Dallas, Texas 12/10/2013 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EEM) is an exchange traded index bench marked fund which has accumulated market cap of $42 billion. In its previous avatar it was known as iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund. As the fund name suggests, it primarily tries...
Dallas, Texas 08/05/2013 (Financialstrend) - iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA: EFA) which was previously  iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund’s investment MSCI EAFE Index (the Index) aim is to get investment results that correspond to the yield performance and price of its...
Dallas, Texas 08/18/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – George Soros, the billionaire hedge fund investor, whose every stake holds promise to retail investor now hold predominant stake in SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY). Therefore, analysts believe the large position held by the family fund managing Soros Fund Management, is a precursor...
Dallas, Texas 09/11/2013 (Financialstrend) - Benchmarked against Merrill Lynch US High Yield Master II Constrained Index, Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (ETF) (NYSEMKT:DHY) is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund. The fund mainly invests (80% of its total assets) in below investment grade (lower than Baa by Moody’s Investors...
Dallas, Texas 04/03/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (ETF) (NASDAQ:IBB) has been on the top for quite a long time now and recently has taken a U-turn and is heading on a downward spiral. This sudden fall was seen after 17th March when the Democrats' who were attending the...
Dallas, Texas 08/01/2013 (Financialstrend) - There had recently been a positive trend which had set in the unit prices of iShares Russell 2000 Index ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM), designed to track the yield and performance of the Russell 2000 Index of the small cap stocks in the market. This positive trend...
Dallas, Texas 10/10/2013 (Financialstrend) - On October 8, RF Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD) which is a leading designer and manufacturer of telecommunication and radio frequency solutions announced that it has commenced manufacturing of “new power amplifiers” (PAs) and “power management integrated circuits” (ICs) that go into the making of its...