Seen and Heard: Get the Word Out to Get Women In the Industry
A 2012 report by the European Commission found companies with a gender-diverse board had a 42% higher return in sales, 66% greater return on invested capital and 53% higher return on equity.
3 Aspects of ‘Executive Presence’ Women Should Cultivate
Charles Schwab webinar endeavored to help women build an “executive presence” at their firm and ultimately achieve a leadership role.
3 Ways to Address Advisor Shortage
It’s not that Gen Yers don’t care; they just don’t know about the career opportunities the financial services industry can provide.
Firms Prepping for Climate Change Have Higher ROE: Study
Those S&P 500 firms showed higher ROE and lower earnings volatility, according to a report released Tuesday by CDP.
Health Trumps Financial Security for Retirees
Good health is more crucial to a happy retirement than financial security or family and friends, according to a study by Merrill and Age Wave.
Add Life Insurance to Your Wealth Transfer Toolkit, Saybrus Urges
The life insurance consultant makes the case for how its product can provide efficient, stable income for beneficiaries.
Why Alt Investments Are Luring Investors: Hatteras
The alt investment firm's new paper, “Defining Liquid Alternatives Investments,” shows advisors how they can use alternatives to diversify their clients’ portfolios.
Gen X, Y Lack Investing Direction
Advisors who have focused their efforts on boomers’ retirement needs should make sure they’re not neglecting Generations X and Y.
Morningstar, Redtail Partner on Enhanced User Interface
Redtail Technology is integrating Morningstar’s proprietary research on its platform.
2014 Broker-Dealers of the Year—Scenario 4: Women and the Aging Advisor
The Broker-Dealers of the Year explore how they bring in younger advisors and female advisors, and how the aging advisor workforce can be reversed.