Growing Your Advisory Firm by Recruiting the 'Right-Fit' Advisor
How to find and add the right advisor, experienced or young, to your firm for growth now and succession planning later.
How One Advisor Lures Millennials to His Staff (and Keeps Them)
Managing Director Jim Meehan of 1847Financial has built an army of loyal millennial advisors, and his firm has reaped the benefits.
Smaller Asset Management Firms Can Have Big Brands
Just ask PIMCO: smaller firms that “punch above their weight” can leverage their brand better than larger firms that have lost momentum, consultancy Landor says.
H.D. Vest Rolls Out Financial Planning Software for Advisors
The software gives its nearly 5,000 advisors more access to information on client assets, even those held at other firms.
Advisors, Get Paranoid: Your Firm Is a Hacker’s Candy Store
Hackers don’t just want money. Financial advisors have access to valuable information, not to mention connections to other advisors with their own assets and information.
4 Leadership Lessons From Football to Build Your Advisory Firm
Legendary Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer shares his insights on vision, teamwork and legacy building.
Mariner Holdings Buys Allied Business Group
The deal will allow Mariner to provide more services, like implementing business exit strategies and advising on private investment opportunities, to HNWs and business owners.
How Advisors Use Liquid Alts: The Business Continuity Issue
Advisors use liquid alternative investments for several reasons, like to reduce portfolio volatility. One of the overlooked reasons involves the health of their own firms.
Client Calendars Show Clients How Much You Do for Them
Client service calendars let your clients know that you and your firm are actively taking care of their finances throughout the year.
Advisors: Don’t Sell Your Practice!
Selling your advisory practice — a move stressed in a ceaseless torrent of industry advice — may be hazardous to your wealth.