Mutual Funds- a Secure Investment

Mutual funds are a collection of stocks and/or bonds invested in different securities, which include fixed market securities and money market instrumentals. It facilitates investors to put their money under an efficient investment management. There are three types of mutual funds namely, income funds, growth funds, and balanced funds. The basic principle underlying mutual funds…

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Is business and the free market system sustainable?

I am not a communist- I am pretty much pro free market capitalism (but not unrestrained capitalism). But I do wonder- the world’s resources are finite (limited) and the world’s population is constantly growing. It seems inevitable that the world will reach a population where resources become quite limited relative to the population. Currently, capitalism…

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RSA On Information Risk Management for Financial Services

Listen to Ann King from Financial Services Solutions Marketing at RSA, The Security Division of EMC, as she discusses Information Risk Management, a solution for managing security across the entire enterprise. Learn how information risk management provides the most effective means of recognizing, assessing and mitigating the risk that information is exposed to throughout its…

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Investing In Real Estate – Top Three Secrets From The Gurus

If you want an investment that goes only one way- upwards- you should consider investing in real estate. Other avenues are either low-return or high-risk ones. This means you are either stuck in an unprofitable allocation of your money or walking a thin line with potential risk of bankruptcy. You can avoid both these extremes…

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What is a lisc Ins agent able to disscuss regarding investments ?

This for comparison sake of the pros and consof different investments compared to say indexed or fixed annuities. In the office or in a seminar… and be in compliance with NASD rules-tho they do not regulate ins agents not NASD lisc? Can you disscuss generalities ie assett allocation and risk without giving specific investment advice…

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RSA: Information Risk Management

Listen to Steve Preston from RSA, The Security Division of EMC, as he discusses Information Risk Management, a strategy for protecting sensitive information, aligning security investments to the business while driving down the cost of compliance. Duration : 0:8:26

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Asset Allocation Summit Australia, 25-28 Feb 2008

The Asset Allocation Summit is the only event that determines the strategic investment direct of the regions superannuation fund industry. Where pension funds, endowments, and superfund CIOs meet and determine new sources of returns and optimal asset allocation strategies. http://www.terrapinn.com/2008/aas_au * 300+ delegates * 90+ institutional investors – Over AU$6 trillion in FUM attending *…

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You have to do Risk management. What will be your approach?

Our company is expert in providing solutions for a particular domain. You are appointed as a project manager for a new project. You have to do Risk management. What will be your approach? It’s important to understand that risk management is an integral part of project management. The basic approach is: 1. Identify Risk 2.…

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Speculation Vs Real Estate Investment

As people watch their 401ks drop in value they are looking for alternative investments. This article “Speculation Vs Real Estate Investment” looks at the real Estate Investment option. There are additional resource links at the end of this article. Still you should seek professional advice before you exercise the real estate option.   Real estate…

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Can somebody help me with my 403 B asset allocation?

I just enrolled in the 403B offered by the company I’m working with. I earn 2000 bi-weekly and I contribute 20% of it with a match from my employer. I made the following allocations: STOCK INVESTMENTS Large cap: Janus Twenty Fund——>25% Mid cap: Alger Mid Cap Grth I——->20% Small cap: NB Genesis TR———–>35% BOND INVESTMENTS…

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