Over the past five years, the focus has shifted for the independent advice community, a shift that has been reflected in the IA 25, our...
It's a well-known fact: more and more advisors are relying on retirement planning services to boost their bottom lines. As more advisors enter the retirement...
Gadenne to Head RIIA Full Time
Francois Gadenne, the founding chairman of the Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA), will now assume full-time leadership of the nonprofit organization, and will divest his commercial interests--including ownership in his company, Retirement Engineering, Inc.--and its associated assets including all intellectual property assets. Gadenne will continue to serve RIIA as chairman...
NEWS & PRODUCTS, NOVEMBER 2007
Francois Gadenne, founding chairman of the Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA), says that the next challenge for the financial services industry is coming up with...
The $20 Trillion Question
Twenty trillion dollars is roughly the amount of money that retirees in coming years will be drawing down; but no one has figured out the...
Cutting Across the Silos
The key to building a successful retirement income practice as many clients move from accumulation to distribution is having a view of the strategies that the various financial services "silos" are engaging in, and joining the Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA) is one of the best ways to do that,...
An Awards Program for Retirement Communications
The Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA) announced a new awards program designed to deliver "independent and objective benchmarking of excellence in communications for the industry."...
Matching Assets and Retirement Needs
The Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA) has just launched the first in a series of in-depth reports providing cutting-edge research that gets to the heart of the retirement income challenges facing millions of baby boomers across America.
The Income Conundrum
What's the biggest issue facing all retirees, particularly baby boomers? You guessed it: having enough income to sustain them through what will likely be a...
Boomer Retirement Poses Immense Challenge
To help address the retirement challenges faced by all individuals--particularly baby boomers--financial services executives have teamed up to create a new trade group, the Retirement Income Industry Association (RIIA).