Joshua M Brown

Lunchtime Listening: Barry interviews Rick Ferri

I’ve been waiting to dive into this interview between Barry Ritholtz and Rick Ferri, one of the most influential financial advisors in the business right now. Barry and Rick recorded this for Bloomberg Radio the other day. Jump right in, full audio below:

Wage Growth is Just Fine (if you’re the CEO)

via ISS: ISS Corporate Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of compensation and governance tools and advisory services to help companies improve shareholder value and reduce risk, today announced findings from an analysis of U.S. CEO pay figures for companies reporting their financials through April 13, 2015. Nationally, an analysis of ExecComp Analytics data finds total…

Should you buy mutual funds from your bank?

The fiduciary debate is about whether or not a broker or financial advisor should have to sell you the best possible financial product or just a product that’s good enough but that may carry alternate incentives for the salesperson. Today’s story at DealBook illustrates why this is so important. They took a look at the…

Raekwon & Ghostface perform the Purple Tape at Coachella

There are two types of Wu-Tang Clan fans – those who acknowledge the Purple Tape (aka Only Built 4 Cuban Linx) as the best of all the Wu solo albums and those who don’t deserve to throw up a W. Simple as that. yes, Liquid Swords is a classic, no its not the Purple Tape….