Why Did Virtus Investment Partners Buy Sustainable Growth Advisers? – Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute (press release) (blog)

The Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF) committed €10 million to Vectra Networks, Inc., a San Jose, U.S.-based cybersecurity company. The investment capital will assist Vectra in creating a research and development center in Dublin. ISIF is part of a larger funding round of €30 million. These other investors include Khosla Ventures, Accel Partners, DAG Ventures, …

How does CD laddering work when inflation is rising? – Bankrate.com

Dmytro Synelnychenko/Getty ImagseApart from market volatility, there are few things that frighten investors more than inflation. No matter how much effort you’ve put into building wealth or saving for retirement, you could be in for a nasty surprise if you haven’t taken inflation into account. The Federal Reserve indicated in January that inflation would likely …

Wall Street has a new favorite trading idea for a 'fundamental shift' that's happened – Business Insider

Getty/Sean-Gallup Several strategists have recently recommended buying commodities. Their call has become more pertinent amid increasing signs of inflation. Commodities can help as an inflation hedge, and their prices benefit from increased overall demand in a growing economy. One recommendation keeps coming up on Wall Street as a best idea: buy commodities. Strategists from Goldman …

Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management Lowers Stake in MGM Resorts International (MGM) – The Ledger Gazette

Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management lessened its stake in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) by 31.1% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 136,698 shares of the company’s stock after selling 61,602 shares during the quarter. MGM Resorts International accounts for …

Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management Trims Position in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) – The Ledger Gazette

Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management decreased its position in shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) by 3.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 125,527 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,014 shares during the quarter. Activision Blizzard accounts …