New Hire Roundup: Great-West Financial Names Manello CFO
Also in new hires, Treasury's Office of Financial Research added 11 new members to its financial research advisory committee.
Garrett Brings NY Fed Into FSOC Issues
Rep. Scott Garrett is demanding that the New York Fed share with him any information it provides to the FSOC on nonbank SIFI designations.
A Different Take on the Invasion of the Robo-Advisors
Beyond the hype, what are the investment approaches held by the biggest online advice providers, and which human advisors stand to lose?
Still Trying to Understand NAPFA’s New Membership Rules
I spoke to the fee-only organization’s CEO, Geoffrey Brown, but I remain confused. How about you?
New Hire Roundup: Janus Capital Adds Scholes, Alankar
Also in new hires, the SEC announced that Thomas Krysa has been named associate regional director for enforcement in its Denver office.
Trade Groups Back Cybersecurity Info Sharing Bill
FSR, SIFMA say cybersecurity act strengthens private sector, government info sharing on cyber threats
Merrill: Using Clients’ Emotions to Build Better Portfolios
Merrill's Michael Liersch is using behavioral finance to zero in on clients’ unique investment personalities to reach better outcomes.
Kenya’s Eurobond, Rwanda’s ‘Enthusiasm’ Seen as Big Investment Opportunities
Portfolio manager Peter Thoms says that young Rwandans are "determined to make something of their country" and that Kenya is aching for foreign cash.
Going Back to Basics to Rebuild Our Business
A number of factors are putting the future of our business in peril. What are you going to do about it?
4 Next-Gen Advisors Reshaping the Industry
These four young advisors are not mere rookies. They are tech-savvy, forward-thinking professionals who know how to attract a new generation of wealth creators.