Best Mutual Fund Firms for Service: Dalbar
One firm has won Dalbar's annual Mutual Fund Service Award 23 times.
Wirehouse Advisors Now Lead the Way on Social Media, Putnam Finds
Social media compliance is becoming less of a headache, and more and more firms are seeing their efforts pay off in new assets.
10 Best Investing Sites for Mobile Users: 2014
What’s better, a mobile app or a mobile-optimized website? While most prefer the former, improved mobile sites are beginning to blur that distinction.
Orion Integrates Data Aggregator Quovo as T3 Tech Conference Kicks Off
The deal will bring aggregated data from thousands of financial institutions to a leading portfolio trading and rebalancing system.
Deadline for Undoing IRA Conversions Approaching Fast
The deadline for “recharacterization” of assets that were moved from one form of an IRA to the other is Oct. 15.
New Hire Roundup: Putnam Names Gould Head of Institutional Management
In another personnel move, Mariner Wealth Advisors has added ex-NFL quarterback Mark Vlasic as a senior wealth advisor.
Great-West Names President of New Retirement Group
Edmund F. Murphy III to tackle the U.S. retirement savings challenge as president of one of the largest providers in the U.S. defined contribution market.
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.
Is Private Equity Wrong for Retirement Funds?
Questions are raised about opacity, risk and the often enormous fees guaranteed to fund managers no matter how they perform.
6 Top Mobile Websites for Investors: Dalbar
Investors who can't get needed information on their phones may decamp to rival firms. Here are six financial firms with a standout mobile experience.