How to save more money even if your income is down

Christel Deskins

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, like American Express, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Americans are either saving more during the pandemic, or struggling […]

Manulife Investment Management’s Strategic Fixed Income Strategy wins Active Global Fixed Income Strategy of the year

Christel Deskins

CAD$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 The Pension Bridge Institutional Asset Management Award evaluates both quantitative and qualitative factors to determine honor TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Manulife Investment Management announced today that Manulife Strategic Fixed Income Strategy was recently awarded Active Global Fixed Income Strategy of […]

ClearShares Launches ClearShares Piton Intermediate Fixed Income ETF Sub-Advised by Piton Investment Management

Christel Deskins

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 29, 2020– ClearShares announced today that the ClearShares Piton Intermediate Fixed Income ETF (NYSE: PIFI) will begin trading on October 2, 2020 on the New York Stock Exchange. Piton Investment Management will serve as sub-adviser to the Fund and be responsible for investment management. The ClearShares Piton […]

Franked Investment Income

Christel Deskins

What Is Franked Investment Income? Franked investment income (FII) is income that is received as a tax-free distribution by one company from another. This income is typically tax-free to the receiving firm and is usually distributed in the form of a dividend. Franked investment income was introduced in the interest […]

Aimco Announces the Formation of Apartment Income REIT, a Self-managed $10 Billion REIT, and the Closing of a $2.4 Billion Joint Venture.

Christel Deskins

APARTMENT INVESTMENT AND MANAGEMENT COMPANY (NYSE:AIV) (“Aimco”) announced today its plan to separate its business into two, separate and distinct, publicly traded companies, Apartment Income REIT (“AIR”) and Aimco. AIR, a newly formed, self-managed real estate investment trust will provide a simple and transparent way to invest in the multi-family […]

Finding Regular Investment Income With CEFs

Christel Deskins

Investors have seen the recent headlines: Historic low yields in U.S. Treasury bonds and negative interest rates in some international bonds. Even the S&P 500 yields less than half its historic average in dividends annually. Low interest rates are great for some things, like mortgages and loans for borrowers, but […]