2014 Broker-Dealers of the Year—Scenario 1: Must BDs Acquire to Grow?
In an age of consolidation, what questions do independent broker-dealer leaders ask when a competitor comes up for sale? And do IBDs really need to acquire to grow their firms? Is there another way?
2014 Broker-Dealers of the Year—Scenario 2: Keeping Your Top Producers
How do broker-dealer leaders respond when a top producer asks for a product that the compliance deparment doesn’t like?
Announcing the 2014 Investment Advisor Broker-Dealers of the Year
In 24th annual voting by their own independent BD reps, Prospera Financial, Questar Capital, The Investment Center and Cambridge Investment Research lead the pack.
Advocates: The 2014 Broker-Dealers of the Year
The 2014 Broker-Dealers of the Year are unabashed proponents of the independent BD model and, yes, their own firms.
Three Really Good Pieces
Good journalism not only educates and informs, it challenges the reader to rethink previously held beliefs.
Robeco Boston Partners: 2014 U.S. Equity Large-Cap SMA Manager of the Year
Minimal turnover and sustainable competitive advantages give Robeco Boston Partners’ Large-Cap Value strategy an edge.
Dana Investment Advisors: 2014 U.S. Equity Large-Cap SMA Manager of the Year
The first of two SMA Managers of the Year in this category is Dana Investment Advisors for its Large-Cap Equity portfolio.
Honoring Advisors Who Serve(d): July 4th, 2014
On Fourth of July, ThinkAdvisor continues our tradition of honoring advisors and their partners who served in the U.S. armed forces and sharing their stories.
The 2014 SMA Managers of the Year: Video
Envelope, please! Presenting the 10th annual SMA Managers of the Year awards ceremony, plus an interview with PM Doug Haws of overall winner Tom Johnson.
Tom Johnson Investment Management: 2014 Fixed Income and Overall SMA Manager of the Year
Tom Johnson Investment Management’s intermediate fixed-income strategy follows "broad yet conservative guidelines," says firm president and CIO Richard Parry.