Baseball, Apple Pie and Robo-Advisors: US Dominates Robo Market
A report found adoption of robo-advisor services is heavily concentrated in the United States, with less than 1% of respondents in the UK, Germany and France using a robo.
Middle-Income Retirees Least Likely to Prefer Annuities: EBRI
A report by EBRI breaks down who is most likely to buy annuities.
Vanguard Announces Location for New Innovation Center: Tech Roundup
Vanguard announced on Thursday the location of the new Innovation Center in Philadelphia.
Congressmen Aim to Block Obama-Era Retirement Rules
Two Republican congressmen have introduced resolutions to block an Obama administration regulation that allowed state-administered IRA plans to avoid ERISA coverage.
15 Worst States for Retirement: 2017
The worst states for retirees, according to WalletHub’s annual ranking, were among the most expensive in the country.
TDFs’ Underlying Funds May Not Meet Plan Sponsors’ IPS Standards
Janus finds some plan sponsors aren't vetting the underlying funds in TDFs closely enough.
SS&C, HedgeCoVest Integrate on Tech Platform, Managed Account Offering
SS&C announced it is integrating with HedgeCoVest’s SMArtX platform to offer reporting and portfolio accounting.
Are Your Self-Employed Clients Preparing for Retirement?
Setting your own hours means setting up your own retirement, something many workers aren’t doing, according to a new study.
15 Best States for Retirement: 2017
A warm climate wasn’t enough to get a high ranking (although the No.1 state for retirees probably won’t surprise anyone).
AI Platform Trawls Internet for Bond Data
Bitvore is a “continuous analysis engine,” according to CEO Jeff Curie.