NAPFA Elects Moore Board Chairman for 2015 Term
Current board treasurer Frank Moore will serve as chairman-elect and remain as treasurer until his term begins on Sept. 1.
New Hire Roundup: PIMCO Names Fels Managing Director, Adds CIO
Meanwhile, New York Life says it will hire 3,600 reps this year.
Questions to Ask When Building or Structuring Your Team: Part 1
To get the biggest impact from your human capital investment, first ask yourself these questions on how to structure your team.
The Great Mutual Fund Expense Ratio Lie
After decades of decrying high expense ratios, we now have evidence that expense ratios are the wrong thing to look at, Chris Carosa writes.
Is a Single Advisor Dashboard Coming Your Way?
And is a single client portal in the offing as well? To get there, the Big Three advisor technology solutions must go beyond mere integration.
New Hire Roundup: Morningstar Shuffles Leadership
Meanwhile, the SEC has appointed a new equity market structure committee, which includes FINRA CEO Richard Ketchum.
What’s the Future of Advisor AUM Fees?
As the price of beta goes to zero, will financial planners be forced to reduce or unbundle AUM fees?
JPMorgan Exec Named Commonfund CEO
Catherine Keating is leaving JPMorgan for Commonfund, the firm announced Monday.
Best Places for Commercial Real Estate Investments: Office Sector
In the post-recession period, a significant “value gap” has emerged between the top tier urban centers and the rest of the country.
How Behavioral Finance Can Boost Goals-Based Investing
For many financial advisors, behavioral finance is still somewhat abstract. They recognize the importance of understanding investor behavior to improve investment outcomes, said Chuck Widger, founder and executive chairman of investment management firm Brinker Capital. However, due to a lack of practical tools, finding the best way to incorporate behavioral...