How to Weather the Looming Retirement Crisis
At a time when people are living longer, maintaining high standards of living and still hoping to leave work in their 60s, retirement is more expensive than it's ever been.
2014 Advisor Hall of Fame
Now in its 24th year, Research magazine's eagerly awaited benchmark of industry excellence honors five.
New Hire Roundup: Marc Seidner Joins PIMCO as Managing Director
Also, BlackRock has named Chip Castille chief retirement strategist, a new position.
Andrew Madoff, Convicted Conman’s Last Surviving Son, Dies at 48
He died Tuesday at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York after battling mantle cell lymphoma, his attorney told Bloomberg.
Top 10 Better Letterman Replacements Than Colbert: Advisor Edition
Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman next year as host of CBS’ “Late Show,” but ThinkAdvisor has 10 financial gurus who might be better fits.
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.
Beware High-Speed Trading’s Hidden Cost: Seawright
Like insider trading, high-frequency trading uses an unfair information advantage against ordinary investors, says broker-dealer CIO Bob Seawright, and the damage is hard to see.
2 Easy Ways for Advisors to Be More Persuasive
Plus a bonus: a helpful tool you never knew was hidden in Microsoft Word.
Cash In on Washington Dysfunction, Friedman Urges Investors
Washington Update analyst Andy Friedman sees a market downturn as Jan. 15 and Feb. 7 deadlines loom, creating an opportunity for investors.
What Should 401(k)s Cost? What Do They Cost?
As DOL prepares its fiduciary reproposal, a Yale professor’s letter has shifted the conversation to “Why are 401(k) plans overcharging participants?” It’s the kind of publicity politicians can’t ignore.