1:31 p.m. Dec. 17, 2020
- By John Coates
New SEC chair needs to tackle these 5 big issues so the government can do a better job for investors Reforms should focus on accredited investors, proxy advisers, broker conduct and company financial reportsSEC reforms should focus on accredited investors, proxy advisers, broker conduct and company financial reports.
4:46 p.m. Nov. 10, 2020
- By Jay Lipman
Investors are losing patience with Big Tech over its lax policing of harmful internet content Media companies have a responsibility to disseminate fair, accurate and inclusive contentMedia companies have a responsibility to disseminate fair, accurate and inclusive content.
10:05 a.m. Oct. 9, 2020
- By Julie Moret
DOL’s ESG proposal: sustainability is essential Franklin Templeton: Integrating ESG is good, prudent investingFranklin Templeton: Integrating ESG is good, prudent investing
12:55 p.m. Sept. 25, 2020
- By Huw van Steenis
Climate change has now reached a tipping point among global investors Disruption is a powerful incentive for investors and companies to move money into sustainable industriesDisruption is a powerful incentive for investors and companies to move money into sustainable industries.
12:59 a.m. Sept. 10, 2020
- By Kerry Hannon
Avoid these common flaws of many retirement plans 5 ways to get them right for a more financially secure futureLots of retirees have regrets about their retirement choices. Here are 5 big things many people get wrong.
12:40 p.m. Aug. 15, 2020
- By Kerry Hannon
Are you facing early retirement? Here’s how to prepare Financial advisers offer suggestions on this tricky decisionMany older workers who’ve lost jobs or been offered early retirement severance packages are choosing to pack it in.
10:51 a.m. July 25, 2020
- By Keith Jurow
The feared jumbo mortgage debacle is here — thanks to the coronavirus — and ready to pound the housing market COVID-19 pandemic is squeezing borrowers’ ability to stay in their homesCOVID-19 pandemic is squeezing borrowers’ ability to stay in their homes, writes Keith Jurow.
11:54 a.m. July 24, 2020
- By Jennifer J. Schulp
The ‘Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act’ has all the nuance of a sledgehammer Legislation that targets Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock markets places the SEC in a geopolitical minefieldLegislation that targets Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock markets places the SEC in a geopolitical minefield.
4:38 a.m. June 29, 2020
- By Ellie Ismailidou
How to build an investment portfolio that supports racial justice Measuring the social impact of your stocks and bonds is not always easy, but there are still many tools to help you promote racial equity with your investmentsMeasuring the social impact of your stocks and bonds is not always easy, but there are still many tools to help you promote racial equity with your investments.
4:05 a.m. June 6, 2020
- By Mark Hulbert
These Chinese stocks will be hurt the most if the U.S. forces them to delist U.S. investors will find it tougher and more expensive to buy shares in some Chinese companiesU.S. investors will find it tougher and more expensive to buy shares in some Chinese companies if delisting law is passed.
2:12 a.m. May 26, 2020
- By Chris Matthews
‘It’s time for China to blink first,’ says Rep. Sherman, who leads the drive to delist China stocks Rep. Brad Sherman, who introduced the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act, says in MarketWatch interview that the goal is to make Chinese companies listing in the U.S. abide by this country’s capital-markets standardsSherman says that the time has long passed for Washington to force Chinese companies to provide the same investor protections that U.S. companies have for decades.
5:27 a.m. May 20, 2020
- By Therese Poletti
Luckin Coffee shows how risky Chinese IPOs can be, but investors are just not listening After the debacle surrounding the would-be Starbucks slayer, it’s time for more U.S. government regulation on these dicey dealsOver the last few years, investors have been warned by shareholder advocates, a few short sellers, this column on MarketWatch, and most recently by the Securities Exchange Commission, about the huge risks they are taking by investing in Chinese initial public offerings in the U.S. markets. But based on the success of Kingsoft Cloud’s IPO Friday, investors are not listening.