At Summit, Envestnet Unveils Education Portal for Advisors, Upgrade for Tamarac
Portal uses content from Vanguard, Putnam, Russell and Brinker; tech upgrade meant to enhance current client experience and help attract the "next generations of investors."
3 Tools to Build and Protect Retirement Income
Three leading investment managers discussed ways to plan for and protect retirement income at the Envestnet Advisor Summit.
87% of Advisors Have Bright Market Outlook: Russell Survey
Clients aren't quite as enthusiastic. There is also a disconnect between clients and advisors on tax-efficient investing, Russell's Frank Pape says.
Smart Beta Gaining Traction Among Institutional Investors
Institutional investors, especially those managing more than $10 billion, are increasingly adopting smart beta strategies, according to Russell Investments.
Rob Arnott and the Rise of Smart Beta
These strategies, developed by Rob Arnott, have attracted tons of money and adherents, but critics too. What does it mean for you and your clients?
Widows Not Likely to Fire Advisor After All: Russell
An oft-cited study says 70% of widows fire their advisor within a year of their husband’s death. A new Russell report disagrees.
Russell Investments Chief Economist Dueker Found Dead
Mike Dueker, the chief economist at Russell Investments, was found dead at the side of a highway that leads to the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in Washington state, according to the police.
Top Portfolio Products: Euronext, PowerShares Announce Index-Based Portfolio
Other new products include a muni bond ETF from Market Vectors and a variable annuity offering access to alternative investments from Guardian Life.
Russell 1000, S&P 500 to Rise in 2014: Russell Investments
The research forecasts that equities will appreciate by about 5% in 2014, depending on corporate performance.
Evensky, Friedman, Mellan at Think Retirement Income Conference
A retirement planning conference kicks off Thursday with, we humbly submit, a difference: a program guided by top advisors who share their retirement planning secrets and challenges.