10 More Wealthy Donors Take the Giving Pledge
The global Giving Pledge initiative created by Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates has grown to 137 signatories.
The 14 Wealthiest People in the World
The richest get richer, and, for the most part, older men (surprise, surprise) dominate our list.
Billionaires: Where They Are, What They Want
Two-thirds of U.S. billionaires are self-made, a UBS/PwC study finds, and many are at a crucial decision point in their lives.
Gates, Pritzkers Take on Musk in $5 Billion Race for New Battery
Gates is backing MIT’s Donald Sadoway, who says he’s perfected the chemistry for a 10-ton liquid metal battery.
Top 10 Most Generous U.S. Donors: 2015
Tech world philanthropists star on The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s yearly list, representing nearly half the total amount donated.
Technology Will Continue to Transform Independent Advice, and Advisors
The history of the independent advice model confirms that technology empowers independent advice. It will continue to do so.
Preparing Clients for Some Gloomy Possible Futures
Even if you don't believe in these gloom-and-doom scenarios, your clients will want to know how you're protecting them.
Global Philanthropists Put Growing Demands on Advisors
Advisors need more tools to add value for increasingly sophisticated overseas donor clients, says Maggi Alexander of The Philanthropic Initiative.
Should 401(k)s Have Bitcoin?
Its advocates acknowledge it's a risky investment but, they say, acceptance is growing, as is interest from institutional investors.
Why the Super-Rich Face Growing Risk
Huge fortunes now depend on a precarious stock market.