Wealthy Women Prepping for Wealth Transfer
A recent report by RBC Wealth Management looks at how high-net-worth women approach building, preserving and transferring wealth.
Is LPL’s Purchase of NPH Savvy or Reckless?
Analysts and executives discuss the pros and cons of the IBD's $325 million purchase.
A Portrait of the Student Loan Borrower: Older, Deeper in Debt, More Likely Delinquent
The student loan debt crisis is worsening in ways that go well beyond the size of the debt, the CFPB reports.
What’s an Aging Advisor to Do? Join an RIA
After helping retiring clients for their whole career, many veteran advisors may not know how to help themselves in the midst of a changed industry.
Married Women Need Their Own Financial Plan: Study
The recommendation from the Center for Retirement Research is based on data showing that many women don't stay married.
Will LPL’s New NPH Reps Stay or Go?
Industry specialists debate how the move to a self-clearing firm could impact the 3,200 reps.
LPL Buys 4 NPH Broker-Dealers
The $325-million purchase price could rise, depending on how much of the National Planning Holdings advisors' revenue moves to their new parent firm.
Brokerage ‘Kickbacks’ From Exchanges Draw Scrutiny
William Galvin of Massachusetts has written to Fidelity, Schwab, Morgan Stanley and others asking how they route orders to exchanges.
BMO Wealth Taps New Head of Advisor Group
Wallace Harris comes on board in Chicago to lead a staff of 240 with some $12.7 billion in client assets.
Democrats Renew Push to Probe Deutsche Bank Russia Scandal
Waters writes letter to GOP chief of House finance committee; lawmakers seek information on mirror trades, loans to Trump.