Economy Grows Most Since ’03 on U.S. Consumer-Spending Gains
Revised GDP rises 5% in the third quarter, topping estimates released earlier by the Commerce Department
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.
How the Age Wave Is Remaking Financial Advice
For advisors, growing numbers of older Americans mean new responsibilities—and golden opportunities.
New Hire Roundup: Envestnet Names Hardwick President of Advisor Services
Meanwhile, New York Life has appointed Kathleen Navarro its chief diversity officer.
IPO Proceeds at Highest Level Since 2000, PwC Reports
Two hundred and eighty-eight companies made their public debut this year, a seven-year high.
Tony Robbins Slams Critics, Says He’s Not a Financial Advisor
Supercoach Tony Robbins, who invites seminar attendees to walk over hot coals, is now raking RIAs over the coals for taking “pot shots” at him.
NFP Rebrands Retirement Unit
NFP says its wholly owned subsidiary 401(k) Advisors Inc. has been renamed NFP Retirement.
New Hire Roundup: Principal Financial Names Houston President, COO
Meanwhile, iCapital Network has added a senior vice president and vice president of fund manager due diligence.
Hispanic, Minority-Owned Businesses an Untapped Advisor Opportunity
Advisor James Perez-Foster encourages advisors to start serving this fast-growing small business segment, as he has done with much success.
New Hire Roundup: Bessemer Trust Welcomes New Hedge Fund Director
Meanwhile, U.S. Bank Wealth Management announces two new hires in its private client businesses.