Karen DeMasters

Doll Predicts New U.S. Stock High, Slow Economic Growth


U.S. stocks will hit an all-time high in 2013 despite a "muddled" economic recovery, according to Robert C. Doll of Nuveen Investments.

Chinese Consumers Ready To Splurge


The trend creates attractive investment possibilities in the Chinese domestic market.

FSI Appoints Two From Invest Financial To Advisory Councils


SVPs are chosen for the compliance and operations and technology councils.

Financial Advisors Involved In 401(k) Planning Can Get New Credential


UCLA and The Retirement Advisor University have developed a CE designation for financial advisors specializing in defined contribution retirement plans.

Pension Envy


People with government pensions are more confident about having money in retirement than those without pensions, according to a new survey.

Shareholders File Anti-Smoking Resolutions With Movie Companies


An anti-smoking crusade is being taken to movie companies by shareholders who are filing resolutions asking that movies designed for young people eliminate smoking or have R ratings.

Maryland Leads States In Millionaires


The five states with the largest percentage of millionaires per capita is the same as last year, with Maryland again leading the list, according to Phoenix Marketing International’s 2012 ranking of...

U.S Trust Focuses On Wealthy Families


U.S. Trust has launched a new services specifically aimed at wealthy families and their complex planning needs.

Securities America Grows

Clements Group, based in Durango, Colo., is joining Securities America as an independent branch.