Advisors, Staffers Unhappy With Pay: FPA Study
Only about a quarter of advisory firm employees are satisfied with their pay, and about a quarter plan to change jobs soon, the study found.
Advisors Leaning More on Product Providers’ Mobile Sites
New report offers perspective on what advisors want—and often don’t get.
Alternative Assets Under Administration Rose Nearly 17% in 2014
Administrators in a new survey by eVestment reported assets of $6.9 trillion at year-end.
Americans Feeling More Financially Secure: Bankrate Index
Americans feel better about their job security, debt levels, net worth and overall financial situation than they did a year ago, according to Bankrate.com.
Investors Say They Need 9.7% Returns to Meet Goals
Investors have gotten used to stellar returns, and many are not prepared for another market slump, Natixis says.
Institutional Investors Get Social
Nearly half of institutional investors have taken action based on information from social media, a Greenwich Associates study found.
Hedge Funds Have Best Quarter Since 2011
Macro strategies steamroll their competitors for the third consecutive quarter, Hedge Fund Research reports.
How to Get the Most Out of a Donor-Advised Fund: Vanguard
A new guide from Vanguard Charitable offers advice for donor-advised fund clients.
What Americans Really Think About Taxes: Pew
One surprising finding: More than a third of taxpayers say they like doing their taxes, according to Pew Research.
10 Best & Worst States for High-Income Taxpayers
Income, property and sales taxes can really add up in some states, according to the Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy and WalletHub.