Former Miami Fed Chief Dorothy Weaver Eyes a New Janet Yellen Era
Weaver says Janet Yellen will need to be a consensus builder if she is to succeed as Fed chief.
65? 70? 80? What’s the Real Retirement Age These Days?
A spate of recent reports indicates that retirement age is just a number — a moving target, at that.
For Advisor Platform, Pershing Crunches Big Data Into Friendlier Size
At Pershing, your call may be recorded for an analysis of empathy, frustration and other factors. Welcome to the brave new world of consumer data.
Fiserv Brings Model Portfolio Data to Unified Wealth Platform
'This technology gives investment manager clients access to key metrics about the use, penetration and movement of their portfolios,' says Cheryl Nash, Fiserv’s president of Investment Services.
Senate Agrees on Debt Deal, as SIFMA Chief Blasts GOP and Obama for Woes
"There is significant damage to the Republican brand in its willingness to be a party of fiscal destruction," says SIFMA CEO Judd Gregg, a former senator.
ThinkAdvisor’s 2013 Q3 Earnings Calendar for the Finance Sector
The third-quarter 2013 earnings period is now under way, with many finance sector companies reporting.
How a Fast-Growing RIA Gets Referrals
Three tips from Scott Swenor, the CFO of a boutique RIA that generates unusually fast net organic growth, according to Schwab.
TIAA-CREF to Boost Advisor Headcount by 45%
Recruiting from banks, IBDs and wirehouses, TIAA-CREF has added nearly 200 advisors since the start of 2012 and wants to add 200 more.
Vanguard Primecap's Milias Relinquishes Portfolio Management Duties
Funds now managed by Milias will be allocated to the funds' co-managers at Primecap Management.
Joe Duran’s United Capital Acquires Arizona Firm
United Capital and its affiliates have $17 billion in assets under advisement and, with the addition of Brotherton, 47 offices.