Edward Snowden Talks WannaCry Attack, Blockchain, Financial Regs
The attack is "yet another example of why stockpiling computer vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem," Snowden said.
Global Cyber Attack Infects More than 75,000 Computers in 99 Countries
The attackers may be using a hacking tool stolen from the NSA; systems infected include the U.K.'s National Health System.
UBS to Give Advisors BlackRock’s Aladdin Risk Tools
It also will share Solium Capital’s equity-compensation technology with a subgroup of its 7,000 reps.
Investors Are Killing It With 401(k)s on Autopilot: Fidelity
'Auto-escalation' nudges employee contribution rates up one percentage point a year; average balance hits record $95,500.
Blockchain Seen as Powerful Client Tool for Financial Services
The Financial Services Roundtable held an event on Tuesday to discuss the potential for blockchain in financial services.
Trump Issues Executive Order on Cybersecurity
President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Thursday calling for enhanced cybersecurity at the national level and more support for a skilled cybersecurity workforce.
Templeton’s Mobius Says Low Market Volatility Tied to Social Media
Templeton investing guru says social media creates confusion; people then dismiss bad news, leading to market calm, he says.
Wells Fargo Doubles Cost Slashing as Scandal Spurs Tech Push
Bank says it will eliminate $4 billion of expenses by 2019; management abandons longstanding target for efficiency ratio.
Joe Duran — Human Advice Cheerleader: The 2017 IA 25
As digital platforms gain influence, the head of United Capital says advisors must employ more emotions and empathy.
Why RBC Wealth Is Saying ‘Hold the Robo’
The firm isn’t the only one to put a stop to its automated investing plans, says consultant Tim Welsh — remember LPL’s NestWise?