Client Focus, Organic Growth Crucial to Advisor Success: eMoney Summit
Fidelity’s Mike Durbin says that in the “fragmented” financial services industry, client-centric firms that can grow organically will be the winners.
SEC Enforcement: Marijuana Container Company Busted in Stock Scheme
Also, Florida man charged with fraud for scheme to register and sell stock in blank check companies disguised as promising startups.
DOL Fiduciary Rule’s Cost for 9 Investment Advice Players: From IBDs to RIAs
A.T. Kearney study sees big asset shifts across formats with IBDs getting walloped.
Recruiting Roundup: Raymond James Nabs Two Morgan Stanley Teams
Two hybrid RIAs announce merger plans, as US Trust, Merrill, Ameriprise and other firms share their latest recruiting news.
In 5 Years, Wealth Management Will Be Transformed: Roubini ThoughtLab
The detailed report shows that many financial advisors may not understand how fast wealth management will change in the coming years.
15 Best Paying Jobs for College Business Majors: 2016
ThinkAdvisor used PayScale’s College Salary Report, which collected data from 1.4 million graduates, to find the top jobs.
Financial Services Firms’ Reputation Still Shadowed by 2008 Crisis
The 2008 financial crisis continues to shape negative consumer views of the financial services firms.
Paul Ryan: What to Expect if Trump Wins, GOP Controls Congress
House Speaker Paul Ryan discusses six agenda items Republicans would pursue if the party retains control of Congress and wins the presidency.
Digital Client Onboarding: A Key Step Toward Wealth Management Platform Growth
Aite Group describes the increasingly important role of automated client onboarding for financial advisors.
Top Portfolio Products: Global X, Nuveen Add ETFs; Financial Engines Expands Services
Global X introduces three tech ETFs while Nuveen adds bond ETF focused on additional yield.