Recruiting Roundup: Dynasty Nabs Wirehouse Exec to Head Investments
In other news, Wells Fargo recruits an advisor from a rival firm, but loses one to boutique group.
LPL to Host Its First Stand-Alone Women’s Conference
The event, to be held in November, will cover themes like work-life balance and the post-election political landscape.
Time for Fed to Normalize Rates: LPL's White
The chief investment officer of the IBD says that low interest rates are doing more economic harm than good.
BlackRock’s FutureAdvisor Announces Another Partner for Its Robo-Advisor Platform
BlackRock’s FutureAdvisor platform is adding an automated investing option for clients of U.S. Bancorp Investments.
6 Ways Advisors Can Protect Against 401(k) Lawsuits
MarketCounsel CEO Brian Hamburger talks about how advisors can limit liability as the lawsuits against 401(k) and 403(b) plans proliferate.
LPL 'Has Heard' Advisors on Need to Boost Service, Says President Arnold
The IBD outlines progress it has made and rollouts to come at annual conference.
‘Messy’ Times Are Behind LPL, CEO Casady Says
"We have rounded a corner through our heavy investments," LPL CEO Mark Casady tells some 3,500 registered reps at the IBD's conference.
Fidelity Launches Global Real Estate Fund; iSectors Adds Growth ETF
The Fidelity real estate fund launch is timed to coincide with a change in the S&P 500 that makes real estate a stand-alone sector.
Facing Off: The 2016 Broker-Dealers of the Year
The leaders of the 2016 Broker-Dealers of the Year are ready to face the changes wrought by the DOL's fiduciary rule.
The Future of Robo-Advice
As broker-dealers and asset managers adopt robo technology, pure-play robo-advisors will morph into offerings that also offer a human touch.