Duke’s Coach K: Lessons on How Advisors Can Build the Best Teams
“Teams work better if their members have a sense of ownership,” said Coach Mike Krzyewski.
Envestnet Offers Digital Tool to Battle Robo-Advisors
The Advisor Now portal is designed to help advisors deliver comprehensive “wealth management services where and when clients want them,” said Envestnet CEO Jud Bergman.
Harold Evensky: Comprehensive Planning by Stages—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
When Harold Evensky started in the financial planning business he was doing “yellow pad planning,” literally using a yellow pad of paper and a pen to map out clients’ financial plans, he told Investment Advisor in April.
How RIAs Should Enforce Firm Policies and Procedures
Just having a manual isn't enough: advisors should take specific steps when a violation occurs, and regularly train all the employees of the firms on its policies and procedures.
Envestnet Acquires FinTech Company Finance Logix
Envestnet will continue to support Finance Logix's standalone financial planning software model for existing and new clients and will create a new, integrated platform.
SEC Chief: Advisor Exam Crunch Is a ‘Serious’ Investor Protection Issue
SEC chief White tells senators the current 10% advisor exam rate is cause for "great concern" and discusses fiduciary rules.
Will Vanguard’s New Hybrid Platform Crush Robos?
Investors with at least $50,000 can pay as little as $150 a year for the service, which combines digital advice with guidance from an advisor.
Tom Bradley: Advisor Evangelist—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
Ask Bradley to look back at pivotal moments that shaped the advisory business and he recalls May Day 1975, the day the SEC deregulated commissions.
The 2015 IA 35 for 35 Calendar
Throughout May, we’ll publish extended versions of the interviews and profiles that appeared in the May issue of Investment Advisor. We'll update this calendar with links to each article as they are published.
Why the IA 35?
While I’m not a fervent believer in the “Great Man” theory of history, I do believe that individuals make a big difference in the history of the world, of nations and of families.