Column: U.S. legislation will help retirement security, but bigger steps are needed

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Federal policy on retirement security is one chaotic mess right now. FILE PHOTO: A group of elderly people sit in the shade in a park in... Read more »

Most SoftBank Vision Fund investors want to join second fund: CEO Son

TOKYO (Reuters) – Most investors in SoftBank Group Corp’s $100 billion Vision Fund want to join the group’s forthcoming second fund, founder and Chief Executive Masayoshi Son said on... Read more »

Your money: Buying or refinancing? The mortgage rate frenzy is back

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Mortgage rates are nearing historic lows again in the United States, making it an ideal time to buy a home – or refinance. FILE PHOTO:... Read more »

Wells Fargo parent is dismissed from lawsuit by Philadelphia, Baltimore

FILE PHOTO: A Wells Fargo logo is seen in New York City, U.S. January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co was dismissed as... Read more »

Investor Litt says Hudson’s Bay worth double chairman’s C$1.74 billion bid

(Reuters) – Activist shareholder Jonathan Litt lambasted a C$1.74 billion bid to take Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co private as “woefully inadequate” on Tuesday, saying the chairman-led shareholder group... Read more »

Hudson’s Bay chairman’s bid unlikely to get full support: Investor Land & Buildings

(Reuters) – Activist investor Land & Buildings Investment Management LLC said on Tuesday a C$1.74 billion go-private offer for Hudson’s Bay Co from chairman and other shareholders would likely... Read more »

After Woodford fund suspension, focus turns to its stewards

LONDON (Reuters) – The suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship fund has put the focus on a little known firm tasked with ensuring his investors were being looked after properly.... Read more »

Your Money: Millennials should shrug off annuities for now

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The days of guaranteed pensions from work are long gone, but can annuities make up the difference for millennials? U.S. one dollar bills blow in... Read more »

Father Figures: Dad’s best financial advice

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fathers pass down many things to their kids, but not just genetic traits like eye color or hairlines. FILE PHOTO: Actor Rob Riggle attends the... Read more »

Australian regulator slaps stricter conditions on AMP’s pension funds, shares fall

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s banking watchdog on Friday said it had imposed stricter licensing conditions on AMP Ltd’s pension fund units following concerns regarding its compliance with superannuation laws,... Read more »