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As advisory firms face risks of phishing, ransomware, email viruses and other targets, there’s one key way for them to know if they’re prepared: Put their systems to the test.

The Policemen’s Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago severs ties with Fisher Investments, pulling $67 million.

Activist investor Carl Icahn, likely the largest short seller of mall debt, stands to gain $400 million or more if mall owners can’t pay or service their debt, traders told the Wall Street Journal Tuesday.

While some investors remain skeptical of a U.S.-China trade deal, the smart money has started to bet on a resolution to this jarring battle that has dragged on for nearly two years, according to Goldman Sachs.

Joining us on the show is Todd Rosenbluth, Director of ETF & Mutual Fund Research at CFRA Research, who talks about the trend we have been seeing in 2019 as another bad year for stock pickers and should investors now invest in passive or active stocks.

Shares of RH surged more than 7% in premarket trading Friday, a day after Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway revealed it owned 1.2 million shares of the furniture retailer at the end of the third quarter.

Joining us on the show is Loreen Gilbert, President at Wealth Wise Financial, to talk about what may be in store for small cap stocks.

Joining us on the show is Rebecca Felton, Senior Portfolio Manager at Riverfront Investment, who gives us her analysis how stocks may react with the current impeachment hearing into President Trump.

Eunice Yoon reports on how some American companies are now at a new major business risk due to the current Hong Kong protests.

The Hong Kong protesters are targeting companies including some of America’s biggest that are widely held by investors. Joining us to talk about this is David Nelson, a Chief Strategist at Belpointe Asset Management.

Wall Street’s most prominent investors are warning the sky would fall if Sen. Elizabeth Warren wins the presidency in 2020, promising a market sell-off and economic contraction if the Massachusetts Democrat comes out on top.

Individual investors at Fisher Investments transferred $20 million from the firm the week after the billionaire made lewd comments at a conference, according to a research note from Mercer, an advisor to institutional investors.

As the S&P 500 reached new records this week, you might be tempted to ask: How high can the market go?

Mattel stock slumped more than 3% Wednesday after a report surfaced purporting that the toy company and its auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers obscured an accounting error.

Our Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson is in San Diego for us at the Charles Schwab’s annual Impact conference and reports on the many moves the company is looking to make for its investors.