At TD Ameritrade Gathering, Technology, Trusts, Diversity—and Blue Jeans
TD Ameritrade Institutional's annual advisor gathering featured well-received addresses by people like Leon Panetta and Magic Johnson and a last-night party headlined by the Steve Miller Band.
Why Advisors Attend Conferences Now: Next-Gen Recruiting
And who is helping advisors with this mission? As shown by its words and actions, TD Ameritrade stands out.
Magic Johnson Gives Advice to TDAI Advisors
For one thing, the NBA Hall of Famer argues that you shouldn’t “love what you own.” He’s followed that advice in his post-basketball serial entrepreneur career.
2 Big Reasons Breakaway Brokers Have a Bright Future: TDAI’s Dorsey
Retention packages are expiring en masse, and clients are leaving wirehouses, sales director Pete Dorsey says. There are two ways an independence-minded advisor can proceed.
TDAI on Advisor Recruiting: Think Broader
For example, career changers, like disaffected teachers or social workers, can make great financial planners, TDAI's Kate Healy says.
Fidelity’s eMoney Deal Will Help It Compete With Robo-Advisors: Kitces
The personal financial management software could offer a "potential treasure trove" of insights to Fidelity, Michael Kitces says.
How to Survive Today’s SEC Exams: Giachetti
One major issue: on cybersecurity, the SEC is “putting the onus on you,” the noted securities lawyer warned RIAs.
TDAI on Practice Management: A Little Less Conversation, a Little More Action
TD Ameritrade Institutional recently changed the name of its practice management program to emphasize the importance of taking action to achieve positive outcomes.
Side-Stepping SEC and DOL, 11 Fiduciary Best Practices for Advisors Are Proposed
Institute for the Fiduciary Standard's Knut Rostad says these practices can be used by advisors to counteract D.C. gridlock on fiduciary and “investor misperceptions.”
TD Ameritrade Launches 4 Initiatives at National Conference
TDAI chief Tom Nally also vows company will remain “focused and vigilant” on advocating for the fiduciary standard.