In Search of the Best Financial Planning Software: A Road Block
I really like Thomson Reuter’s portfolio management platform, but if an agreement can’t be reached with my custodian, TradePMR, I’ll have some decisions to make.
Morningstar’s iPad App Aimed at ETF, Mutual Fund Investors
New apps, data integration offers more access and information to users.
Investors Say No to FINRA’s CARDS Plan
"Data from this survey reveals that investors have serious concerns about the CARDS proposal and the risks such a system could pose to their privacy," says SIFMA CEO Bentsen.
NASAA Launches Online System for Reg D Filings
Electronic Filing Depository creates an 'efficient, streamlined system for state Form D filing requirements,' says NASAA's Beatty.
How Advisors Can Be the Next Disruptors
Financial advisors needn’t fear the ravages of disruptive technology, Jud Bergman, Spenser Segal and Eric Poirier say.
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.
5 Ways to Build Trust With Women Using Social Media
Advisors can leverage social media to reach and build trust with female clients, who are already bigger users of social media than men.
SEC Slams Programmer of Virtual Currency-Based Stock Exchanges
SEC sanctioned a computer programmer for operating two online venues trading stocks using bitcoin or litecoin without registering them as BDs or stock exchanges.
In Search of the Best Financial Planning Software: Integration
As I near my decision on which financial planning software to choose, a last-minute integration issue arises.
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.