New Hire Roundup: FSI Names Valerie Brown, Others to Key Posts
Execs of Cetera, Raymond James, Cambridge and First Allied will take key roles at FSI. Meanwhile, a Vanguard fund manager resigns.
Advisor Opposition to DOL Fiduciary Revamp Still Strong: Poll
The poll by FSI also gauged advisors’ stance on a number of other issues, like the economy, taxes and succession planning.
FSI Adds 250 New Members Through Girard Securities
The advocacy organization says its membership renewal rate remains high.
FSI Adds 500 New Advisor Members From Geneos, Kovack
Independent BD group adds new members through subsidies from two member firms: Geneos Wealth Management and Kovack Securities.
The Women Leading the Fiduciary Charge
Phyllis Borzi and Mary Jo White are two tough ladies with two tough jobs.
FSI Unveils New Social Network
At its first Advisor Summit, FSI showed a revamped website and social network and gave a sneak peek of its coming app.
DOL Fiduciary Plan Hits Delay, Borzi Says
The revamped proposal will include IRAs, DOL assistant secretary Phyllis Borzi confirmed at the FSI advisor summit.
FSI’s First FA Conference Attracting Attendees, High-Profile Speakers
With expressed intent to not replicate other BD conferences, debut conference for FSI advisors features three tracks, and DOL’s Phyllis Borzi in a Q&A with attendees.
FSI Claims Victory in Florida ‘Notice-Filing State’ Battle
The law makes it easier for advisors to make changes to their business.
The 2013 IA 25: Advisor Advocates and Regulators
Since the financial crisis, advisors have had to defend their businesses from wary consumers, overzealous legislators and sometimes even other advisors whose unscrupulous actions would cast good advisors in the same shadow as bad advisors.