Finance & Markets

Should Spouses Pool Their Money?

Should Spouses Pool Their Money?

Financial Advisor

Upcoming research by marketing assistant professor Emily Garbinsky suggests that spouses who pool finances spend less on frivolous items than spouses spending from separate accounts.

Active vs. Passive? Choose Both

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It is human nature to take sides. In the case of active and passive, however, not only do I think investors can choose both, but the story of passive’s rise and active’s demise has been greatly exaggerated.

It is true that flows into passive strategies have picked up. But U.S. advisers are still allocating 70% of their clients’ assets to active investment strategies, according to our recent survey. Investment flows can be fickle and aren’t always a good barometer for long-term shifts in sentiment.…

Notre Dame alumni launch app

The Observer

Mendoza finance grads Joe Mueller and Federico Segura co-founded Grain, a mobile app that helps small or inexperienced investors access hedge-fund investing.