Evan Simonoff is editor-in-chief and editorial director of Financial Advisor magazine, as well as editorial director of Private Wealth magazine. He has spent more than 15 years as an editor and reporter covering the financial services industry. Evan is a widely recognized expert on personal finance and investments. 

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Jobs: Reagan & Clinton vs. Bush & Obama

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During Ronald Reagan's presidency, the U.S. economy created 18 million new jobs. During Bill Clinton's two terms, that figure was 22 million. How are our 21st century presidents doing?

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Are Aging Boomers Bad For Equities?

An intriguing study from the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank has postulated that the aging of the baby boom generation will act as a depressant for equity prices for the next 15 years or so...

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Eisner Sounds Off On Looters, Income Redistribution And Partnerships

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Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner told his hostess that if her taxes didn't go up, there would be looters climbing over the walls to her mansion to take all sorts of trinkets and other goodies...

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LPL's Kleintop: U.K., French Downgrades Could Be Next

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The United Kingdom and France could be the next nations to face downgrades on their sovereign debt...

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Fed To Buy Houses? Get Real About QE3

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Some of the ideas to jump start the anemic U.S. economy-for that matter the global economy-are getting ludicrous...

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Smart Advisors Loaded Up On Gold

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I've always thought gold was a fool's investment--good for little else besides jewelry--but when three of the smartest advisors I know have 10% of clients' assets invested in the precious metal,...

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Putnam's Harlow Surprised By 10% Optimal Retirement Equity Allocation

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If advisors were stunned by a finding from the Putnam Institute that the optimal retirement portfolio's equity allocation should be between 5% and 25%, they weren't alone...

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Richard Bernstein: The U.S. May Be The Best Place To Invest

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Distracted by headlines, financial advisors and other U.S. investors may be missing the best investment opportunity for the next decade: U.S. equities, says Richard Bernstein.

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George W. Bush: Free At Last!

The former president showed his well-known sense of humor and his less well-known sense of perspective at the Pershing annual Insite conference.

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Women And Men: How Different Are We Really?

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In early May, I had the opportunity to attend an intriguing session at a conference that dealt with the subject of money and gender, specifically women...

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Bill Gross Shows All His Cards

News that Pimco's legendary Bill Gross is launching an active ETF that will be managed in a style very similar to his mammoth Total Return funds raised more than a few eyebrows...

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Jeff Gundlach: Get Ready For The Taxes-Are-Too-Damn-Low Party

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The next major political party in this nation will be the Taxes-Are-Too-Damn-Low Party, DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeffrey Gundlach told his clients and shareholders on Tuesday.

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Dan Fuss: A 20-Year Bear Market For Bonds Is Starting

The odds are five out of six, or about 83%, that interest rates will rise, albeit with breaks and intervals, for the next 20 years, according to Loomis Sayles vice chairman Dan Fuss...

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Jeb Bush: Immigration Reform Could Power An Economic Recovery

An immigration policy consistent with America's heritage and highest ideals could dramatically spur economic growth and solve many of our problems, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush told attendees...

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Grantham Mayo: Japan To Recover, Global Equities Overvalued

The meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has prompted many financial commentators and others to plant their feet firmly in their mouths.

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