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The Curious Capitalist

Financial Samurai

  • !Triple-Net Properties: An Ideal Source Of Passive Income
    The following is a guest post by Bill Lanting | Vice President, Commercial Debt, RealtyShares. I met Bill over dinner and asked him to share his wisdom about triple-net properties because such investments sound attractive to someone who doesn’t wan…
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  • How To Tell If You’re Rich Even If You Think You Aren’t
    Congratulations everyone! According to this chart below, everybody is rich in America! Our assets are at the highest level compared to our income in all of history thanks to tremendous asset price appreciation. Anybody who bought stocks and real est…
    - 3 days ago 18 May 18, 9:28am -
  • Here’s When You Know You’re Still Not Rich Yet
    Sometimes I go to bed thinking how good life is. From the joys of breathing in clean air to the freedom of making money anywhere there’s internet access, life is pretty great. Sometimes I even go far as to think I’m rich. But then reality smacks…
    - 5 days ago 16 May 18, 9:18am -
  • Top Jobs Of The Future For Your Million Dollar Education
    While doing research on different types of vacation jobs to try once my son starts going to pre-school, I stumbled across a Money Magazine article highlighting the hottest jobs in 2040. My son would be 23 by then, fresh out of college and ready to t…
    - 7 days ago 14 May 18, 9:18am -
  • Tax Free Profit Exclusion: Prorate For Long Term Rentals That Turn Into Primary Homes
    Unfortunately, sometimes dreams don’t come true. In my quest to simplify life, I was blinded by the belief that the rental property I bought in 2003 would also be eligible for the full $250,000 / $500,000 tax-free profit exclusion if I moved back i…
    - 9 days ago 12 May 18, 9:28am -

CNBC - Investing

The Motley Fool


  • !Shopping Across ETF Legal Structures
    [Editor’s Note: The following originally appeared on Elisabeth Kashner is director of ETF research and analytics for FactSet.]
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  • !Vanguard Plans Global Bond ETF
    Vanguard has filed for an ETF that will cover the global bond market and invest primarily in two other Vanguard funds. The Vanguard Total World Bond ETF, when it launches, will be the first U.S.-listed ETF to cover the investment-grade bond universe…
    - 4 hours ago 21 May 18, 2:45pm -
  • Rob Arnott: Index Investors ‘Buy High, Sell Low’
    Rob Arnott, founder and chairman of Research Affiliates, is the face of smart beta.
    - 3 days ago 18 May 18, 10:45pm -
  • ETF Of The Week: Amplify Online Retail ETF (IBUY)
    Welcome to ETF Of The Week, a designation given to the most newsworthy or notable fund of the past seven days.I'll be honest: This week's ETF Of The Week was a toss-up between the VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF (BJK) and the Amplify Online Retail ETF (IB…
    - 3 days ago 18 May 18, 4:45pm -
  • Do Multifactor ETFs Make Sense?
    [This article appears in our June 2018 issue of ETF Report. Also, join at the Inside Smart Beta & Active ETFs Summit June 6-7, 2018 at Convene Midtown West in New York.]
    - 3 days ago 18 May 18, 2:00pm -

MoneyBeat - WSJ

Marc to Market

  • !The Threat of the Mini-BoT
    Investors are having a fit.  For the first two months after the early March Italian elections, investors could hardly care less.  Italy's premium over Germany to borrow money for a decade fell to a two-year low in late near 132 bp.  In the last tw…
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  • !Great Graphic: Euro-Swiss Shows Elevated Systemic Risk
    The Swiss National Bank's decision in January 2015 to remove the cap on the Swiss franc (floor on the euro) that it has set at CHF1.20 is seared into the memory of a generation of foreign exchange participants.  It is not exactly clear where the eur…
    - 5 hours ago 21 May 18, 1:43pm -
  • !Market Response to De-escalation of Sino-American Trade Tensions: Meh
    There have been two major developments over the weekend.  First, the US and China appear to have struck an agreement in principle that will reduce the bilateral imbalance.  The precise details have yet to be worked out, but the progress has been su…
    - 8 hours ago 21 May 18, 10:33am -
  • !Emerging Markets: Week Ahead Preview
    (from my colleague Dr. Win Thin)EM FX ended Friday on a weak note and extended the slide. For the week as a whole, the best EM performers were PHP, TWD, and SGD while the worst were ARS, ZAR, and TRY.  With US rates continuing to move higher, we…
    - 23 hours ago 20 May 18, 7:31pm -
  • Dollar Power
    There are several trends in the capital markets at a high-level.  The euro and yen's decline has coincided with sustained rallies in European and Japanese equity benchmarks.  Emerging market equities and currencies have been trending lower. There…
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