The Future Is Here, and It Looks Like Vanguard’s New Platform
Machine intelligence now plays a critical role across all industries, says Google's Eric Schmidt; advisors ignore it at their own peril.
Rogoff: This Time Is Not Different (That’s a Good Thing)
Economic historian Ken Rogoff says pessimists are wrong to assume that "this time is different" and that we’re heading into an era of secular stagnation.
Can Advisors Handle Quantum Computers?
Powerful processors could reshape finance.
Investors Flee Bubbly Valuations, Seek Value: TrimTabs
TrimTabs CEO David Santschi says investors have made a massive shift from growth to value stocks this spring, creating opportunity for traders sifting through carnage.
Is DOL Fiduciary a ‘Solution in Search of a Problem?’ Consider the Data
New study suggests that those searching for problems in 401(k) plans might need to look a little harder.
Understanding the 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax
Here are the rules and regs for this new tax, who it affects and how it works. The first of a two-part series.
Top 10 Technology Trends for Advisors and Their Partners: Pt. 11, Big Data
To take advantage of Big Data, first know what you want to achieve, envision how your business would be different if you had the right information, and then decide on what data to track, how much of it to keep, and how it will be analyzed.
Top 10 Technology Trends for Advisors and Their Partners: Pt. 7, Cloud-Based Computing
Moving data and software to the cloud provides many benefits for advisors and their partners, but be aware of the attendant security and compliance issues.
Niche solutions, cloud computing and growth in Asia are expected to buoy the tech space in an overall risky economy
10 Top Tech Trends for BDs: FSI OneVoice 2012
A panel of leading advisor partner technologists discussed how technology trends here already and on the horizon will affect independent broker-dealers.