Changes Afoot in Washington Well Ahead of Midterm Elections
"It’s virtually certain that Republicans will retain control of the House — and now are within striking distance of taking the Senate,” says strategist Valliere.
Northern States at Top, Southern States Bottom, in Income Security
The number of Americans living paycheck to paycheck reaches farther up the income scale than stereotypes might suggest.
Focus Draws $1B UBS Breakaway Team
Raymond James tweets its recruiting news, as Morgan Stanley and UBS share their latest advisor deals.
Payrolls Rise Less Than Forecast; Jobless Rate Drops to 6.7%
December job growth likely muted by weather as unemployment rate falls to lowest since October 2008.
SIFMA Chief Gregg Steps Down
Former Sen. Judd Gregg cites “personal need to spend less time commuting to Washington from New Hampshire and slowing a hectic schedule."
Ask the Advisor: Long-Term Care Advice
Retirement planner Susan John, founder and president of Financial Focus Inc., discusses the LTC market and how advisors can best help their clients understand it.
2013 Advisor Hall of Fame
Now in its 23rd year, our eagerly awaited benchmark of industry excellence.
SIFMA Launches Investor First Initiative; CEO Gregg Says SEC Should Go First on Fiduciary
The “Our Partnership with You” initiative is designed to help investors “get the most” out of their relationship with their advisor.
Senate Agrees on Debt Deal, as SIFMA Chief Blasts GOP and Obama for Woes
"There is significant damage to the Republican brand in its willingness to be a party of fiscal destruction," says SIFMA CEO Judd Gregg, a former senator.
10 Best States for Business Taxes
The Tax Foundation released its 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index, which used five key factors to determine rankings.