LPL Adds 2 Execs to Fortigent in Reshuffle
Tim Knepp and Matthew Peterson come on board to boost the indie broker-dealer’s high-net-worth platform.
Moore to Leave LPL; Arnold Replacing Him as President
Robert Moore is leaving LPL to become CEO of Legal & General Investment Management America, an RIA specializing in fixed income.
Unclaimed Cash: Why Social Security Planning Can’t Be Ignored by Advisors
Advisors who don’t help their clients claim Social Security are leaving money on the table — and may face liability issues.
LPL Defends $9M Fortigent Restructuring
The reorganization, whose cost includes $4.5 million in severance packages, will bring "innovation and efficiency" to LPL's HNW offerings, an executive said.
New Hire Roundup: Securities America Promotes 7
Meanwhile, financial data aggregation firm CircleBlack appointed Bill Bartzak and Michael Castellano to its board of directors.
The Unsinkable Sallie Krawcheck
Is Krawcheck weighing a robo-advisor offering? She remains tight-lipped on her plans, but tells ThinkAdvisor in a wide-ranging interview, "I'm not done yet!"
New Hire Roundup: PIMCO Names Fels Managing Director, Adds CIO
Meanwhile, New York Life says it will hire 3,600 reps this year.
10 Super Bowl TV Ads to Watch For
With 110 million viewers expected to Watch Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, the best marketers in the world are pulling out all the stops.
10 Worst Cities for Jobs: 2015
The job market is improving, but some areas are less fertile for employment than others.
Raymond James Picks Up $1.3M Rep From UBS
Also, Stratos Wealth added two advisors near Columbus, Ohio.