Advisor Group Grabs Cetera’s Chief Legal Officer, Appoints New CFO
McKenna's general counsel and chief legal officer role is a new position designed to align risk and legal approach in the new fiduciary era.
Will Edward Jones’ New Ads Lure Experienced Advisors?
The firm wants to recruit more veteran advisors, but one recruiter says the idea that the print ad campaign will succeed is "laughable."
Charles Duhigg: 6 Keys to Being a More Productive Advisor
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author talks to ThinkAdvisor about how advisors can harness the science of productivity.
Morningstar’s March Winners and Losers
Funds with Medalist ratings account for about 9% of funds sold in the U.S. and some 60% of assets under management.
Trust Company of America Launches ETF Trading Platform: Portfolio Products
In other product news, JPMorgan Municipal Income Fund receives “Socially Conscious” designation from Morningstar.
US Pensions Are on Verge of Corporate-Bond Shopping Spree
Company pensions are nearing a tipping point that’s poised to send them on a buying spree in the U.S. corporate bond market.
Trump’s Policies: Market Impact vs. Economic Impact
They are not the necessarily the same, according to the head of risk at Horizon Investments.
Best Full-Service Investment Firms Ranked by Investors: J.D. Power — 2017
Overall satisfaction has risen across full-service broker-dealers, the survey finds, but robo-advisors present a clear threat.
LPL Checks In on 3 Trump Trades
LPL’s Burt White says recent underperformance likely reflects some loss of confidence in the Trump agenda.
Jobless Rate for College Grads Falls to Lowest Level Since Recession
The NY Fed's latest update on the job market for college grads reinforces the value of a college education both short and long term.