Lipper Awards Headlines

Fri, Mar 16 2012

Equity funds make global comeback: EPFR

NEW YORK - Investors favored equity funds over bond funds in the latest week as the S&P 500 notched big gains, data from EPFR Global showed on Friday.

16 Mar 2012

Thu, Mar 15 2012

U.S. municipal bond funds report $698 million inflows: Lipper

- Net inflows into U.S. municipal bond funds dropped to $698 million in the week ended March 14 after reaching $1.2 billion -- the biggest inflow in more than two years -- in the previous week, according to data released by Lipper on Thursday.

15 Mar 2012

Wed, Mar 14 2012

Loomis Sayles fund bets everywhere but Treasuries

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BOSTON - The $14 billion Loomis Sayles Strategic Income Fund defies labeling.

14 Mar 2012

Putnam's Kohli sees value in Brazil, Europe, mortgages

BOSTON, March 14 Reuters - Bill Kohli took the wheel of a global bond fund fresh out of graduate school.

14 Mar 2012

Loomis Sayles' Koontz on Apple, Bristol-Myers and bonds

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NEW YORK - Where can investors find growth and income in a volatile and yield-strapped market?

14 Mar 2012

Tue, Mar 13 2012

Loomis Sayles fund bets everywhere but Treasuries

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BOSTON - The $14 billion Loomis Sayles Strategic Income Fund defies labeling.

13 Mar 2012

Mon, Mar 12 2012

Value, growth duke it out for supremacy

NEW YORK - It's a debate as old as iconic investor Ben Graham himself: Are you a value investor, attracted to stocks that have been unfairly overlooked and are selling at a bargain? Or are you a growth investor, willing to pay a healthy price to ride the momentum of a hot business?

12 Mar 2012

Lipper's municipal bond fund index is higher

- Lipper, a Thomson Reuters service, said on Monday that its municipal index for Friday was higher compared with the previous day.

12 Mar 2012

Fund-award winners buck expectations, stereotypes

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NEW YORK - Mutual funds that rose to the top of the 2012 Lipper U.S. Fund rankings overcame a tumultuous and eventful year that had investors - and their advisers - on the edge of their seats.

12 Mar 2012

Value, growth duke it out for supremacy

NEW YORK - It's a debate as old as iconic investor Ben Graham himself: Are you a value investor, attracted to stocks that have been unfairly overlooked and are selling at a bargain? Or are you a growth investor, willing to pay a healthy price to ride the momentum of a hot business?

12 Mar 2012
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Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.