Why Do You Exist?
A former colleague of mine who now develops strategy at one of the U.K.'s leading wealth management firms introduced me to Simon Sinek's book, “Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action.”
10 Super Bowl TV Ads to Watch For
With 110 million viewers expected to Watch Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, the best marketers in the world are pulling out all the stops.
10 Hedge Fund Trends for 2015
Hedge fund assets will reach an all-time high in 2015, according to Donald Steinbrugge, the founder and managing partner of Agecroft Partners.
Mark Cuban, Chris Cox Condemn SEC as ‘Rogue’ Agency
Former SEC chair Chris Cox says "we've got to [stop] people going rogue" in an admission his former agency has exhibited prosecutorial overreach.
Advisors Overwhelmingly Prefer LinkedIn Over Facebook, Twitter
New report from Practical Perspectives finds that 9 in 10 advisors use LinkedIn, far more than any other social media platform.
10 Most Successful YouTube Channels by Financial Firms: Q3
Even stodgy financial firms can produce viral videos playing on patriotism, Peyton Manning or lightening up with an office hip-hop dance.
SEC, FINRA Enforcement: Ticket-Brokering Pump-and-Dump Scheme Halted
Meanwhile, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith was censured and fined by FINRA on two separate issues.
3 Tips to Avoid Social Media Compliance Problems
No matter what social media platform advisors use, here are some important tips for staying compliant.
9 Reasons Why Alan Greenspan Is Wrong About Everything
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently laid out nine reasons the economy stinks. Here’s why he’s wrong, according to New York Life’s John Kim.
Seeing the Glamorous Side of Finance
Virginia Postrel reflects on financial advice and visual persuasion.