Jon Stein — Robo Pioneer: The 2017 IA 25
“We’ve always known that if we were successful, we would have lots of competition,” Betterment CEO and co-founder Jon Stein says.
Sticking to DOL Fiduciary Deadline Is ‘Right Move,’ Says fi360’s Aikin
Opponents, meanwhile, were disappointed by Acosta's decision; "dramatic and fundamental changes are appropriate and necessary," says SIFMA's Bentsen.
FINRA Elects Piper Jaffray’s Duff as Large-Firm Governor
Duff's "deep experience working with institutional and individual investors will be an invaluable asset to our deliberations,” said FINRA CEO Cook.
Clara Shih, Digital Doctor: The 2017 IA 25
The executive and tech entrepreneur helps advisors and broker-dealers tap into the power of social media.
DOL Won’t Delay June 9 Fiduciary Rule Compliance Date: Acosta
DOL has "found no principled legal basis to change the June 9 date while we seek public input," Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acosta said.
Andrew Ng — AI Apostle: The 2017 IA 25
The Stanford prof and former Baidu exec sees a big future in artificial intelligence.
LPL Shares Details on 108 Recruited Reps, Newest Partner & Tech Woes
The IBD picked up at least $4.2 billion in assets in Q1'17; earlier this month, its IT network and backup systems went down.
Courts Will Not View DOL Fiduciary Rule Repeal Favorably: Borzi
Further delay will create “uncertainty” that will be “really problematic,” the rule's architect, Phyllis Borzi, said at the fi360 conference.
31 Worst Paying College Majors: 2017
ThinkAdvisor narrowed down PayScale’s ranking of 336 majors and found that helping people can be a financially thankless job.
College Grads Entering Best Job Market Since Great Recession
The New York Fed says the unemployment rate for recent college graduates is under 4% and wages have been rising.