Bernie Madoff: Making Your Job Harder—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
Five years after Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison for conducting the biggest Ponzi scheme in history, investor confidence still hasn’t fully recovered.
Women: ‘The Largest Emerging Market in the World’
The conversation is shifting from "stark gender comparisons toward discussions that focus on how the investing world must adapt and embrace women," says Mellody Hobson.
Sallie Krawcheck: Ellevating Leadership—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
Ellevate Network’s leader stresses the importance of women to management and to the industry.
On Wall Street, if You Earn More You Cheat More, Study Finds
More than a third of the highest paid financial professionals have firsthand knowledge of wrongdoing, and many say compensation plans incentivize lawbreaking, the study found.
Clients Deserve a Clear Choice Between Sales and Advice
There's nothing wrong with commissions as long as the “clients” understand that they are getting “sold” rather than “advised.”
George Kinder: Life Planning Is the Future—The 2015 IA 35 for 35
"It's really impossible to be a fiduciary without being a life planner," Kinder says.
Top 10 Colleges With Best Career Value: Brookings
The Brookings Institution's college rankings attempt to measure the impact each school has on grads' mid-career earnings while filtering out the impact of students' backgrounds.
Clients Want Personalized Service, Not Just Returns: Hartford Funds
Advisors need to create context for wealth and what it means for clients' retirement lifestyle, a survey found.
Tiger 21’s Ultrawealthy Investors Expand Reach, Form Holding Company
Tiger 21, the peer-to-peer network for ultrawealthy investors, has experienced substantial growth in this decade and is looking to move to the next level.
Washington Governor OKs Small Business Retirement Marketplace
Law uses Obama's MyRA plan to provide small business employees with access to retirement plans.