Yellen’s Economy Echoes Arthur Burns More Than Greenspan
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen faces an economy that is starting to look more like the 1970s than the 1990s.
JPMorgan Investors Show Support for Dimon in Cancer Fight
JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon will start treatment for throat cancer, raising new questions about succession plans at the biggest U.S. bank.
House Committee Votes to Block SIFI Designations
The two bills would effectively shutter the FSOC for a year, but analysts give them little chance of becoming law.
House Seeks 6-Month Halt on SIFI Designations
House Financial Services will vote Thursday on a bill that would bar the FSOC from designating any financial institution as systemically significant for six months.
Top 10 Metro Areas With Highest Pay for Advisors: 2014
ThinkAdvisor used Bureau of Labor Statistics data to find the metro regions with the highest financial advisor salaries. Some are off the beaten path.
10 Best & Worst States for Small Businesses
Thumbtack.com asked more than 12,000 small-business owners, which include advisors, to rate issues vital to them, like the burden of compliance.
High-Speed Trading Rules Coming From SEC, White Says
The SEC chief unveiled the regulator’s most sweeping plan yet for reining in high-frequency trading and monitoring secretive trading practices.
Prudential, MetLife Gain After Senate Eases Dodd-Frank for Insurers
Prudential and MetLife rallied after the Senate approved a bill giving Federal Reserve regulators more flexibility in applying capital rules to the biggest life insurers.
New Hire Roundup: Curian Capital Names Czaicki CIO
Also, the SEC brought in Stephanie Avakian as deputy director of enforcement.
Championing Diversity Among Financial Planning Students
Promoting diversity at the undergraduate level is an important goal for William Paterson University's Luke Dean and Texas Tech's Vickie Hampton.