Succession Planning and Key Person Life Insurance: The Tax Implications
The experts at Tax Facts discuss the tax and estate planning issues surrounding the death of a company's leader.
Bill Gross on ‘Animal Spirits’ in Markets: Be Concerned
The highly levered financial system is "like a truckload of nitroglycerin on a bumpy road," Janus' Bill Gross warns.
FINRA’s 5 Biggest Fine Categories in 2016
Fines ordered by FINRA in 2016 shattered the self-regulator’s previous record from 2014, Eversheds Sutherland found.
JPMorgan Software Does in Seconds What Took Lawyers 360,000 Hours
A learning machine is parsing financial deals that once kept legal teams busy for thousands of hours. And that's just the start for JPMorgan.
Jewelry: A Surprisingly Large, and Vulnerable, Pocket of Client Wealth
Advisors are missing an opportunity to provide added value and attract referrals if they’re not helping clients protect their jewelry collections.
Texas Securities Firm Expelled, Fined $24.6M Over Fraudulent Energy Deals
'Wildcat’ and other investments reaped Red River and its CEO some $3.6 million, but investors lost most of their money.
Marsh’s Top 10 Financial & Professional Market Trends for 2017
Changes are coming, and professionals in all industries may be vulnerable. Here are Marsh's predictions for 2017's top 10 issues.
Meet the $2T Exec Behind PIMCO’s Turnaround
Jackie Hunt doesn’t take credit for the company’s first net inflows since 2013 — exactly the response you’d expect from an accountant.
Protecting Clients From the Financial Dangers of the Sharing Economy
If your clients share their secondary homes, unused apartments or vacation condos with the public, it's important to ensure they have sufficient insurance.
State Street Wants Companies to Focus on Sustainability
In a letter to corporate board members, State Street warns it will consider a company's sustainability practices in its proxy voting.