From Boats to Brokers From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Principles of Preserving Wealth How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics. Alternative Investments - Going Mainstream Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity. Your Shifting Risk Tolerance Time and market performance may subtly and slowly imbalance your portfolio.