Fund Firms Lag in Social Security Support to Advisors
Only BlackRock is recognized as a Social Security resource by a majority of advisors; the Social Security Administration is the top source of information overall.
Canellos Departs SEC, Leaving Ceresney to Lead Enforcement
As was expected, the co-director of Enforcement will leave agency after 4 1/2 years, leaving Chairwoman White’s longtime lieutenant to lead the division.
Have Commodities Futures Lived Up to Their Promise?
Two recent analyses suggest the previous decade’s hype about high return and low correlation with stocks has not panned out.
Buffett’s $8 Billion Trade Isn’t a Bet Against Munis: LPL’s Valeri
Warren Buffett’s sale of $8 billion in muni derivatives was a profitable trade, not a comment on the value of the muni market, says the LPL market strategist.
A Disciplined Approach
This month’s cover story (“Pursuing Simplicity”) discusses a renewed emphasis on focus and organization on the part of financial advisors in managing their practices.