The 2015 Broker-Dealers of the Year Are Ready to Rumble
The Broker-Dealers of the Year, as chosen by their own reps, will take on the DOL and anyone else who threatens the IBD model.
5 Ways to Cement Relationships With Client Couples
When only 16% of advisors to couples know the wife's expected retirement age, as a TIAA-CREF survey found, it's no wonder widows often fire them.
Managing the (Mobile) Risk of Fine Art Investing
Here's a five-step guide to ensuring your clients address the risk in fine art, which usually moves from place to place.
Managing the Risks of HNW Clients’ Global Travels
When wealthy people take a trip abroad, their jewelry, designer clothing, artwork, nannies and even their automobiles travel along.
SEC Charges Radio Hosts With Misleading Life Settlement Investors
The Texas-based hosts falsely told investors that interests in life settlements they sold were guaranteed, safe as CDs and federally insured, the SEC says.
SEC Charges Pacific West Capital With Life Settlement Fraud
Pacific West and its owner hid and minimized "risks in order to sell more life settlements," the SEC said.
The Most Critical Years: Retirement Planning for Middle-Aged Clients
So much retirement advice is geared towards seniors, yet it's the middle-aged crowd that has the most to worry about when it comes to saving and investing.
Managing the Unique Risks of Yacht Ownership
Yachting may be enjoyable to the owner, but beware fractional ownership, which can carry plenty of risk in addition to a family.
Managing the Risks While Renovating the House
Exposure for high-net-worth clients renovating their homes comes before, during and after the actual work. Risk #1: the general contractor.
5 Muni Bond Trends to Make 2015 ‘Year of Transition to Active Management’
MacKay Municipal Managers released their views and insights for the municipal market, projecting the top five muni bond trends for 2015.