BlackRock Funds

Lending Club IPO Should Be a Hot Financial Deal

Peer-to-peer lending company Lending Club has filed for an IPO that should end up being one of this fall's hottest offerings. More 

Don’t Mourn the Death of iShares’ Target-Date Funds

iShares is shutting down its target-date funds, but those types of funds aren't for savvy ETF investors, anyway. Retirement planners should look at these funds instead. More 

Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – BR FII BAP KEY

Financial stocks finished up 0.3% on Wall Street today. More 

What’s the SEC’s Problem With Alternative Mutual Funds?

The SEC is reportedly examining alternative mutual funds offered by large companies, such as Blackrock Inc and AQL Capital Management, and some smaller companies not previously offering mutual funds. More 

Hottest Financial Stocks Now – TPL CG AGII CIB

Financial stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.2%. More 

Why Warren Buffett Suggests Vanguard Funds

Warren Buffett not only said that he'd prefer his trust invest in low-cost index funds to provide for his wife's financial well-being -- he also gave a nod to Vanguard funds. More 

Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – GGAL BMA BBD WDR

Financial stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.6%. More 

iShares’ Core ETFs Get an Expansion

For retail investors, The new iShares core lineup of ETFs could be one of the best starting places for portfolio construction. More 

Uber Legal Fight Gets Contentious

Uber isn't afraid to throw money at the lawyers to keep its business growing -- but will it amount to anything in the long term? More 

3 Closed-End Funds With Big, Sustainable Yields

They're dull. They're a little complex. But closed-end funds (CEFs) are nonetheless a powerful vehicle for investment yield. More