Michael Finke, Financial Planning’s Professor: The 2014 IA 25 Profile
“Our hope is to build a set of research-based best practices through our own research,” Finke told IA.
Helping Advisors Deal With the Uncomfortable but Inevitable
Amy Florian of Corgenius shows advisors how to help clients and their families in the most difficult of circumstances with humor and direct talk.
Ric Edelman: Stay Cutting-Edge on Technology or Fail
At IMCA, two views of how to grow a practice, from Ric Edelman and Paul Tramontano.
Alan Blinder Offers Stark Economic View; Sees Fed Rate Bind
Princeton economist and former Fed vice chairman Alan Blinder talks at IMCA conference about what’s next for the Fed and his take on regulation.
Clients, Especially the Young, Want Credentialed Advisors: IMCA
Study conducted by Advisor Impact for IMCA found that the younger the client, the more they wanted their advisors to have voluntary certifications.
IMCA 2014 Key Speakers: Blinder, Silver, Milevsky, Edelman
Attendees at the IMCA conference in Boston will hear insights from Moshe Milevsky, Nate Silver, Ric Edelman and more. Alan Blinder gave the keynote speech.
IMCA’s ‘Capstone Gathering’ in Boston Attracts 1,700 Attendees
Executive director and CEO Sean Walters says event is growing in attendance even as its overall membership swells, with more independent advisors joining.
Evensky & Katz Win Award at Schwab Impact
Evensky & Katz Wealth Management has won an award — yet again — as Schwab hands out IMPACT awards.
Merrill Nabs $11M Team From UBS; Raymond James Recruits $1.8M Group From FiNet
Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley adds a $1.9 million institutional advisor from Merrill in Atlanta.
New Hire Roundup: IMCA Announces 2014 Board
Also this week, Celine Colgan joined the Presidio Group, Girard Securities welcomed David Bombart and National Planning Corp. promoted Scott Montgomery.