Barney Frank Defends Dodd-Frank at TDAI Elite Advisor Summit
The legendary curmudgeon and bane of political opponents was well-received by the advisors in attendance.
New Hire Roundup: Maglan Capital Welcomes Ashley Cooke
Also this week in new hires, U.S. Bank's Private Client Reserve named two to key posts.
Continuity and Change: TD Ameritrade’s New Leadership
Tom Nally had a tough act to follow at TDAI, but a year after assuming the presidency, his leadership both embraces continuity and places his own stamp on the organization.
Leading With Flair
Don’t even think of typecasting or pigeonholing Angela Graham-West. The university professor-turned-financial advisor fits no mold whatsoever.
TD Ameritrade Unveils 3 Critical Advisor Initiatives as National Shindig Begins
The plans cover three critical areas of interest for advisors: the search for the next generation of advisors; advocacy in Washington for a fiduciary standard, and enhancing TDAI's technology offerings to provide more efficiency to RIAs.
Barclays Recruits 18 Advisors; Morgan Stanley Adds 1; LPL Group Brings on Wells Team
The new Barclays advisors come from many wirehouse and other firms with close to $40 million in yearly fees and commissions, as well as about $9.4 billion in assets.
New Hire Roundup: Kapoor Rises at Morningstar; Chilton Trust Gains Approval
This week in new hires, Morningstar promoted Kunal Kapoor; Chilton Trust was approved by the Florida Office of Financial Regulation; and Duff & Phelps announced a new independent broker-dealer due diligence practice.
Discipline, Balance and an Increasing Dividend: Keys to a Retail REIT’s Success
Discipline and balance: These are the key principles behind the strategy at Federal Realty Investment Trust, a REIT that specializes in high-quality retail properties.
Wells Fargo’s New HNW Brand Could Make Sense, Expert Says
Consultant Chip Roame tells AdvisorOne he believes the bank-focused model could serve a limited number of wealthy individuals, families and businesses.
SIFMA Recognizes Women’s Group at Baird, Other Firms
The industry group shares awards with Baird, BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs, BofA, Citi, Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse for diversity programs.