RBC to Buy City National, Boost U.S. Wealth Operations
The U.S. operations of the Canadian bank currently include about 2,000 reps and $280 billion in assets.
Tax Loss Harvesting: Beware of Unrealistic Expectations
Once an end-of-year tradition, tax loss harvesting can now be done year-round, and more efficiently. Beware of unrealistic expectations, however, especially from robo-advisors.
Shelley Bergman: Portrait of an ETF Strategist
Morgan Stanley's Shelley Bergman is a master at investing in exchange-traded funds—and a critic of many of the industry's expanding offerings.
4 ETFs for Volatile Times
The VIX is soaring, but there are ways to capitalize on the latest outburst.
New Hire Roundup: Altegris Names Murphy Deputy CIO
Also in new hires, Lindsey and Lindsey adds Christina Lindsey Orta, and former Gov. David Paterson joins IFS Securities.
How Advisors Dodged ’08 Meltdown: FA Insight Study
Congratulations, advisors. The years since the financial crisis were a struggle, but you made it work. FA Insight has the numbers to prove it.
Bob Rodriguez Warns of Fiscal Nightmare Unless GOP Takes Senate
FPA's Bob Rodriguez warns that America’s fiscal fuse is nearing its end unless U.S. voters stage a revolt in midterm elections.
New Hire Roundup: CFTC Names Goelman Enforcement Chief
Grace Vogel joined PwC’s financial services regulatory practice, and the Hedge Fund Association named three women to leadership positions.
Raymond James, Securities America and NFP Unit Add Teams, Breakaways
Six reps, including two father-son teams, switched firms with a total of more than $920 million in client assets.
15 Best Finance Tweets of the Month: March
The Twitterati discuss whether the market is rigged, Nouriel Roubini rails against bitcoin, and Jeffrey Kleintop of LPL shows how to spot bubbles.