There are bargains aplenty in the mutual fund world.
Larger asset bases could curtail flexibility.
Cost-conscious investors can use ETFs to implement themes similar to those of smart, well-respected active mutual fund managers.
Some target-date investors may own more PIMCO Total Return than they realize.
Plus, Janus reshuffles, Vanguard defends active funds, PIMCO Total Return and Fairholme updates, and more.
Plus, Fidelity launches distinctive muni funds, PIMCO cuts fees, and more.
Everyone's betting on PIMCO .
Plus, Ameriprise wins fee battle, Franklin Templeton prevails in market-timing case, and more.
Long-term flows go negative; muni-bond funds suffer record outflows.
Plus, BlackRock and Fidelity target-date fund news, and more.