Fidelity’s Durbin: RIAs Thriving; Top Clients See Robo-Advisors as Positive Trend
Fidelity IWS chief reports custodial business growing healthily, ironically with fewer, but larger, RIA client firms, who embrace virtual advice-giving.
The IA 25 for 2014
This is our 12th annual IA 25 list, bringing together the most influential people in and around the advisor industry.
What’s Working in Tech: 3 Advisors Share Their Stories
The key takeaway from a Fidelity InsideTrack panel: "You don’t need to have a cutting-edge tech environment to be a high performer."
Broadridge Financial Acquires Advisor Publishing Firm Emerald for $60 Million
All-cash deal will combine advisor website and content creator Emerald Connect with Broadridge’s previously acquired Forefield.
Top 5 Issues Reshaping Retirement Planning in 2014
These are the biggest forces shaping the new reality of retirement. Be prepared.
Investors Cap Grows Sales 20% but Reports Loss
The IBD says expenses rose due to higher commissions and fees, as well as legal expenses tied to its merger with Nicholas Schorsch’s RCS Capital.
‘Latest and Greatest’ Tech Not Always Best for RIAs
What separates high-performing RIA firms from their competition? One factor: their technology use — but not in the way you might think.
Charles Goldman Plans to Focus on 4 Areas as Head of AssetMark
New AssetMark CEO plans to leverage firm’s relationships with independent advisors and “punch above our weight class” in serving advisor customers.
Men Dominate Couples’ Advisor Relationships
Men may be limiting their partner’s financial success without realizing it, a study released Tuesday by Fidelity found.
5 Reasons Clients Make Bad Investing Decisions
Behavioral finance plays a big role in any successful client relationship. Beware of these five forces that lead clients astray.