Here’s How Much Americans Spend on Sports
They spent $2.3 billion for fantasy sports leagues alone in the past year, CreditCards.com reports.
FinaMetrica Offers XYPN Members Risk Tolerance Toolkit: Portfolio Products
In addition, Franklin Templeton launched two new municipal bond ETFs and Sage Advisory Services added a customized laddered muni strategy.
Equifax Breach Causes Uproar in Financial Services Community
Rep. Hensarling and Attorney General Schneiderman want answers on the breach, which affected up to 143 million accounts.
Raymond James Moves Staff, Ops Out of South Florida Ahead of Irma
CEO Paul Reilly says a chartered flight is departing for Memphis; some staff will go to facilities in other parts of the U.S.
Financial Security Is Up, Despite Low Financial Literacy
Americans feel more financially secure than they did five years ago, despite financial literacy being low, according to a survey released by Financial Engines.
How to Help Clients Plan for Natural Disasters
While hurricanes and wildfires are top of mind, now is the time to discuss potentially catastrophic events with clients.
Full Disclosure: Dalbar’s Plan to Separate Sales from Advice
Led by Lou Harvey, the firm proposes some surprising and significant industry reforms that are worth considering.
Merrill Exec Gets ‘Cease and Desist’ in Biggest Customer Protection Case Ever
The SEC found the executive negligent; Merrill was fined $415 million over leveraged conversion trades involving investors’ cash.
10 Best & Worst Countries to Live and Work In, According to Expats
The U.S. and U.K. are tumbling in a ranking by 13,000 expatriates of 166 nationalities.
Commonwealth Financial Boosts Account Aggregation
Clients can now easily see and adjust information on assets held at the IBD and at other institutions.