Mellody Hobson on CNBC from J.P. Morgan’s EMEA CFO Forum
Mellody Hobson offers her perspective on the American dream, the benefits of active value investing, and being a financial literacy evangelist.
The Need for Non-Consensus Investing With Rupal Bhansali
Rupal Bhansali is highlighted as a rare female portfolio manager in the industry, and encourages young women to follow in her footsteps.
Mellody Hobson on Diversity, Financial Literacy and Having a Point of View
Mellody Hobson encourages women and minorities to speak their truth and be bold with their ideas.
Ariel's New Co-Chief Is Taking the Firm (Patiently) to the Next Level
Mellody Hobson discusses how recent changes in ownership signal that she and John W. Rogers, Jr. are true equals with an inspiring plan for the future of Ariel.
Morningstar’s The Long View Podcast With Rupal Bhansali
Rupal expresses why risk management is really an investment—not a cost, and what the Ariel global team sees that the market is missing.
The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations with John W. Rogers, Jr.
John W. Rogers, Jr. talks to David Rubenstein about what makes a great leader and his story to success.
Capital gain distribution estimates are now available
A closer look at the research and analysis that take place during the lifetime of featured Ariel stock holdings
Mellody Hobson elevated to Co-CEO and President
Charlie Bobrinskoy discusses tuning out the short-term noise surrounding stocks, and what contrarian names are on Ariel's buy list
John W. Rogers, Jr. Receives InvestmentNews Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Lifetime Achievement Award
John W. Rogers, Jr. is recognized for his lifelong commitment to diversity and inclusion
Mellody Hobson tells her story about transitioning from a child desperate to understand money into a senior financial executive
In the Midyear Barron’s Roundtable, Rupal Bhansali reviews her latest stock picks, and why she believes it is time to switch from FAANG to MANG
Ariel Fund is recognized as a top-performing fund in the Midcap Core category by Lipper
Rupal J. Bhansali explains her unique approach to managing potential risks as well as returns
We are delighted to share a sample of the non-profit organizations our firm supports
Investor Class as of 11/12/2019
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