Lipper Names Top Fund Managers of 2017
A variety of groups top the overall categories, but two groups dominate in target date allocation.
Raymond James Names New Head of Financial Institutions Group
The group has 725 independent advisors based in more than 200 banks and credit unions.
Texas BD to Pay $100K Fine, Repayments to Seniors It Fleeced in Massachusetts
In one case, a senior client in the final stage of terminal cancer had almost all of her assets put in a variable annuity.
‘Myth Busting’ Ex-Broker to Pay Dating Guru $1M
A FINRA panel has ruled that radio host Dawn Bennett is required to compensate the former client for losses and expenses.
Raymond James Adds Team of Women From Morgan Stanley: Recruiting Roundup
Meanwhile, TD Wealth grabs a group in New Jersey from Wells Fargo.
Wall Street Bonuses Not Keeping Up With Profits
New York Comptroller finds that NYSE firms had a 21% bounce in profits, but employees' average bonus rose just 1% last year.
Raymond James Nabs More Merrill, Wells Fargo Teams
The groups join in Virginia and Pennsylvania with client assets of about $350 million and $138 million, respectively.
March Madness: LPL’s ‘Sweet 16’ Bracket for the Market
As the basketball bracket comes into focus, so should multiple factors influencing equities, says CIO Burt White.
Vanguard Adds New Active Manager to Explorer Fund
ClearBridge Investments comes on board as Granahan Investment Management and Kalmar Investment Advisers depart.
IRS Shuts Down Financial Aid Tool Over Security Concerns
College students and families can work around the outage, but it may dissuade some applicants.