Don’t Let Clients Take Their Passwords to the Grave
Digital estate planning expert Jamie Hopkins on how helping clients safeguard digital assets benefits advisors, and how it's even more complicated than you think.
10 U.S. Companies With Lowest International Tax Rates
WalletHub recently released an analysis of taxes paid by the 100 largest firms and found S&P 100 companies pay about 22% less abroad.
Top Portfolio Products: Ivy, ProShares & TIAA-CREF Launch Funds
Fund shops zoom in on mid-cap, managed futures, emerging-markets debt and lifecyle strategies.
‘Regulatory Capture’ by Wall Street Caught on Tape?
Secretly recorded tapes that appear to portray a supine New York Fed fearful of offending Goldman Sachs prompts renewed scrutiny of Wall Street behavior.
How 3 Advisors Handle Social Media Compliance
At FSI's FA Summit, three financial advisors discussed their social media best practices and how they each handle social media compliance.
RCAP's Crowdfunding Site: A Smart Move?
RCS Capital (RCAP) introduced a platform in September called We Are Crowdfunding that lets accredited investors and others buy public and private offerings online by pooling their resources.
7 Steps to Hiring Great Employees
How advisors can screen for the best talent.
12 Worst Financial Advisors in America: 2014
Stealing huge sums from clients and bilking military veterans and disaster victims are just some of these advisors' egregious actions.
9 Reasons Why Alan Greenspan Is Wrong About Everything
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently laid out nine reasons the economy stinks. Here’s why he’s wrong, according to New York Life’s John Kim.
RCAP’s Crowdfunding Site: A Smart Move?
Chairman Nicholas Schorsch says the crowdfunding site should bring RCS Capital advisors more business. Industry experts like Mark Elzweig are optimistic.