EMoney Advisor Launches Enhanced Wealth Management Solutions
Developed for financial advisors who provide all-inclusive planning for affluent and high net worth clients, the new version's enhancements include a framework for generating investment proposals monitored by predetermined thresholds that trigger an alert every time a policy control is exceeded.
Watch Out for the Conficker Worm
CNET's Natali Del Conte shares tips with Maggie Rodriguez about the April 1 ''Conficker'' worm, which could steal financial information and other data from computers.
Geithner Responds to Krugman's Bank Bailout Critique
Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner responds to Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman's critique of President Obama's bank bailout with NBC's David Gregory on "Meet the Press."
Mashups Slowly Gain Traction on Wall Street
While adoption of mashups by capital markets firms has been slow, the technology promises to empower business users, improve information sharing, boost productivity and strengthen customer relationships -- if security concerns can be overcome.
Obama Meets with Senior Bankers Today
WSJ.com is reporting that President Obama is expected to meet with several high profile bankers in Washington as he seeks to gain support for the latest plan to stabilize the financial sector.
South Park's Stan, Lex Luthor Ask for Government Bailouts
Stan in South Park and villain Lex Luthor apply for government bailouts, office workers visit the Twittersphere, a flight attendant tries a new way of presenting safety information, and a hamster eats popcorn on a piano.
South Park's Stan Asks for a Government Bailout
Stan finds out how Washington makes its handout decisions.
Hegarty to Leave TowerGroup for DTCC
Robert Hegarty, managing director, Securities & Investments and Insurance at TowerGroup, is set to leave the research and advisory firm and join the DTCC as head of market structure.
Need to Know News Offers Algo News Feed
The service will be available to the community of financial trading companies currently operating within the center, including buy and sell side firms which rely on real-time news feeds to improve their trading operations.
Are Those Assets 'Toxic,' 'Dodgy,' 'Devalued' or Just 'Legacy'?
There's a widening dichotomy in the way industry observers describe subprime-related financial instruments, such as those included in the financial rescue plan the Treasury Department announced yesterday: what some call "toxic," "troubled" or "dodgy" assets, others (such as the current Administration) refer to as simply "legacy" assets. They've certainly been suffering a liquidity problem and probably performance issues, but are these assets truly "toxic"? On the other hand, are they a gift, as