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Microsoft unveils Windows 10, but advisers wait to see about security, features

Jul 29, 2015

Like with any software updates, there will be bugs, even on an alluring new operating system.

Why advisers should set up an in-house video studio

Jul 29, 2015

Fidelity finds video is a useful vehicle for timely, targeted messages to emerging investors.

Goldman Sachs' CEO Lloyd Blankfein says rate hike will be 'jarring'

Jul 29, 2015

Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd C. Blankfein says markets are poised for prolonged growth and will quickly move on after a jolt from the Federal Reserve's first interest-rate increase since 2006.

How to plan for buying or upgrading to new technology

Jul 29, 2015

It's not a question of when something wears out; it's a question of when it becomes outdated.

Goldman Sachs starting two money market funds, changing others to address new rules

Jul 29, 2015

Goldman Sachs Financial Square Federal Instruments Fund will invest in government securities only and cater to investors seeking state-tax-exempt income.

Morgan Stanley ordered to pay $2.4M arbitration award over former broker's trades

Jul 28, 2015

Broker Steven Mark Wyatt was accused of unauthorized and excessive stock-market trading during and after the 2008 financial crisis.

Could Bobbi Kristina Brown have been better protected by Whitney Houston's estate?

Jul 28, 2015

Estate planning lawyers say 19-year-old will left pop star's daughter unprotected.

Advisers, take charge of your tech – or hire someone who will

Jul 28, 2015

Having an IT expert on staff to handle software and get employees up to speed can make all the difference.

Why a federal judge tossed out the Camardas' case

Jul 28, 2015

U.S. District Judge Richard Leon made public Tuesday his opinion in a lawsuit over CFP Board's disciplinary action related to adviser use of the 'fee-only' label.

Rep. Ann Wagner gets three other House members to call on DOL to withdraw fiduciary proposal

Jul 28, 2015

Rep. Ann Wagner and three colleagues on the House Financial Services Committee are seeking additional signatories on letter to Labor Secretary Thomas Perez.

LPL Financial CEO Mark Casady says firm close to finish line with fines and settlements

Jul 28, 2015

Chief executive Mark Casady says the firm has "couple things left to go" before enforcement actions resolved.

Hedge funds love these small-cap energy stocks – but they've been getting crushed

Jul 28, 2015

While little has been spared in the energy-securities selloff — oil, junk bonds and even Chinese equities have been hit — smaller stocks have been the worst off.

Rarity and star value help some collectibles outperform stocks and bonds

Jul 28, 2015

From movie posters and Hermes Birkin handbags to Apple 1 computers and Nobel Prize medals, these alternative investments score big.

Fired by Merrill, now barred by Finra: Thomas Buck stops here

Jul 28, 2015

Thomas Buck was fired from Bank of America Merrill Lynch in March. Now Finra has barred the former top broker, who had joined RBC Wealth Management.

Federal Reserve could offer clues to rate hike at this week's meeting

Jul 27, 2015

With Janet Yellen widely expected to hold policy steady at this week's meeting, Fed watchers looking to the central bank's statement on Wednesday for clues on liftoff.

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