Greece: Police, anarchists mark 1973 uprising with clashes

November 17, 2018@3:23 PM TFP Editor 0

ATHENS, Greece – A march to the U.S. Embassy in Greece held Saturday for the anniversary of a fatally suppressed 1973 student uprising was mostly peaceful, while police officers and anarchists clashed in Athens and the next two next largest cities long after dark. About 6,000 extra police officers were on hand to monitor the march from the university site of the uprising, the National Technical University of Athens, to the embassy. The military dictatorship […]

Some retirement investors are getting proactive in a wild market — but here’s why they shouldn’t

November 17, 2018@2:48 PM TFP Editor 0

After another week of roller coaster market action, investors may be looking at the balance in their 401(k) plan and wonder what they should do about their retirement savings. The volatility in the U.S. and global equity markets has led some “buy-and-hold” investors to make major moves in their retirement plans. Daily trading activity in 401(k) plans was more than double the normal level at the end of October, as the S&P 500 index tumbled […]