13 Best & Worst 529 College Savings Plans of 2014: Morningstar
ThinkAdvisor whittled down Morningstar’s look at 84 college investment plans to see which ones do it right — and wrong.
New Hire Roundup: Hedge Fund Association Names Regional Co-Directors
Also in new hires, Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, announced that Zach Rudisill will assume the role of tax counsel on his staff.
2 Cities With Best 401(k) Savers: Fidelity
Workers in two California cities are saving the most in their 401(k) plans and taking fewer loans on them.
New Hire Roundup: AIG Advisor Group Names Couch EVP of National Sales
Also in new hires, Atlanta-based Wealth & Pension Services Group has hired James Larson II as head of its new office in South Florida.
7 Things Advisors Must Know to Win Young Male Clients
Men in their 20s and 30s don't act like women their age or like older men. Here’s how advisors can understand, attract and retain them.
Where Edward Jones Is Tapping Talent
The brokerage has revamped its recruiting strategy—with dramatic results.
Senators Debate Social Security Fixes
Agreement on the scope of the problem; disagreements on what changes should be made to keep Social Security solvent.
Senators Vow More Work on Housing After Voting to Wind Down Fannie, Freddie
Members of the Senate Banking Committee said they’d keep working to overhaul the housing finance system after casting a narrow vote to advance the bill.
New Hire Roundup: LPL President Moore Elected to FSI Board
Also, DoubleLine adds four and AssetMark names Natalie Wolfsen chief commercialization officer.
NASAA Launches Multi-State Review Program for Small-Business Offerings
Under the program, Regulation A filings can be made in one place and distributed electronically to all states, NASAA says.