Moshe Milevsky: Big Change Is Coming—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
The next generation of advisors "may have very different skill sets in 30 years than their mentors do now," Milevsky says.
Andy Friedman: One Big Date That Could Shake Markets, Tax Code
Four political "forcing events" are coming to a head around a single date, Andy Friedman of The Washington Update says.
The Case for Dividend-Paying Stocks, Now and Later
“While not risk-free ... neither value nor dividend stocks as a group have ever lost money” when held 15 years or longer, says John Buckingham.
SEC, FINRA Enforcement: BHP Billiton to Pay $25M Over Olympics Invites
Meanwhile, FINRA has censured and fined EDI Financial Inc. for failing to have supervisory procedures in place for sales of private placements.
Bernie Madoff: Making Your Job Harder—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
Five years after Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison for conducting the biggest Ponzi scheme in history, investor confidence still hasn’t fully recovered.
Raymond James Shares New Tech, April Results
The firm is recognized for an aggregator tool, and says its client assets are nearly $502 billion.
Dodd-Frank Rollback Bill Advances in Senate
The Senate Banking Committee passed on a sharp party-line vote Thursday the Financial Regulatory Improvement Act. Democrats including Sen. Warren blasted the bill.
Women: ‘The Largest Emerging Market in the World’
The conversation is shifting from "stark gender comparisons toward discussions that focus on how the investing world must adapt and embrace women," says Mellody Hobson.
Advisors Who Serve(d) Tell Their Stories: Memorial Day, 2015
In our latest slideshow honoring advisors who served in the armed forces, we present 16 veterans deserving of praise.
SEC Charges Atlanta Advisor With Defrauding Police, Firefighter Pension Plans
Firm breached its fiduciary duty by selling unsuitable investments to pension funds for the city’s police, firefighters and transit workers, the SEC says.