SEC Fiduciary Rule to Include ‘Deep Economic Analysis’: Chief White
The SEC’s uniform fiduciary proposal for brokers and advisors will include plenty of research on the rule’s impact on retail investors.
FSI Urges Advisors to Prepare for ‘Post-DOL World’
Trade group spells out what many changes will look like as new fiduciary rules move forward in Washington.
How to Beat Robos With Stellar Service
Seth Mattison tells 300 advisors and others at the FSI Advisor Summit that every detail counts in the competitive field of financial advice.
Recruiting Roundup: UBS, Wells Fargo, Merrill Add Reps, Teams
Meanwhile, Raymond James announces its latest bank affiliate, and HighTower brings on a new wealth group.
What Retiring Clients Need From Advisors (That Robos Don’t Do)
Clients and prospects need help planning for rising health care costs and dealing with Social Security issues, HealthView's Ron Mastrogiovanni says at RIIA event.
Wells Fargo, Raymond James Add Reps From UBS, Merrill & Morgan Stanley
A veteran female team goes independent in Utah.
Lincoln Financial Securities Chief Departs
Chris Flint is being temporarily replaced as head of Lincoln Financial Securities by Tom Eusebio and Stafford Moser.
Raymond James Lands Its Biggest Recruit Ever, From Morgan Stanley
The Americas Group, based in South Florida, manages some $2.4 billion for retail and institutional clients.
Barclays U.S. Wealth May Fetch $250 Million, Credit Suisse Says
Stifel Financial is reportedly in a deal to acquire the firm's roughly 250 financial advisors.
HighTower Group to Target Athletes, Celebrities
Some advisors, though, say it's better to focus on pro athletes from a single sport rather than targeting all VIPs.