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7 conferences taking advisers beyond financial services

September 11, 2017

When it comes to budgeting conference travel, financial advisers are increasingly thinking outside the box of the standard industry gatherings by venturing into areas that might seem way beyond the realm of financial services. Consider investing...

Highest paying jobs at advisory firms

October 3, 2017

Independent advice firms have been a great place to work the last two years. Salaries at these businesses increased across the board, and all but one professional position saw double-digit percent increases in 2017 compared to 2015, when InvestmentNews...

Fired Wells Fargo broker barred by Finra

August 11, 2017

A former Wells Fargo adviser, who resigned from the firm in 2015 after allegations that she had made inaccurate statements on a "mortgage gift letter" she signed in connection with another broker's mortgage application, has been barred by Finra....

America's jobs engine keeps defying forecasts for 2017 slowdown

August 31, 2017

In an economy growing at a moderate pace at best, the U.S. job market keeps on shining. Payroll gains topped forecasts in five of the past seven months, putting the 2017 average increase of 184,000 almost on par with last year's 187,000 and...

Making new employees part of the team

October 9, 2013

By Caleb Brown Once business owners make an investment in their organization to hire additional labor, it is in their best interest to ensure the new hire is integrated as quickly as possible. However, when incorporating a new employee into...

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December 2, 2012

Rank Firm Total assets ($M) Total accounts Discretionary assets ($M) Discretionary accounts Nondiscretionary assets ($M) Nondiscretionary accounts Employees 1 Financial Engines Advisors LLC $47,500.0 616,834 $47,500.0 616,834 $0.0 0 350 2 Hall...

Presidential election sparks awareness of gender issues

November 21, 2016

As we all know, the presidential election of 2016 was the first time a female appeared on the ballot as a major-party candidate. After a particularly hard-fought campaign, Hillary Clinton said in her concession speech, “I know we still haven't...

Interns will take on several roles at advisory firms this summer

June 21, 2017

Tens of thousands of college students will be toiling away this summer at financial advice internships around the nation, taking on projects like exploring new software and helping firms go paperless to planning office celebrations and client...

Edward Jones loses $363 million adviser to Ameriprise

August 10, 2017

Paul Lang, an Edward Jones adviser managing $363 million in Roswell, Ga., has left the firm and joined the employee channel of Ameriprise Financial. Joining him in the move is adviser Emily Ellis. Mr. Lang, a veteran adviser, joined Edward Jones...

OSJs: Add Value and Increase Rep Stickiness with Well-Planned Branch Events

March 1, 2017

To attract and retain top advisors, super branches need value-add services that differentiate them from other firms. Camaraderie and peer knowledge often top the list of reasons independent advisors decide to join a branch rather than operate...

Wells Fargo team managing $300 million moves to Raymond James

August 3, 2017

Three advisers who managed more than $300 million in assets at Wells Fargo Advisors in Rochester, N.Y., have joined the employee unit of Raymond James. Keith Bock, Mark O. Downey, II, and Jason Peterson will operate as BDP Wealth Management...

3 ways financial advisers can get ahead in 2017

January 27, 2017

Everyone's familiar with the famous Isaac Newton quote, “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” However, not many of us actually take his words as sound advice. Too many of us opt to rely on our own experiences...

5 shocking stats about diversity in financial advice

December 11, 2015

The financial advisory industry is predominantly white and includes fewer minority professionals than other areas of financial services, including financial analysis, accounting and tax preparation, according to U.S. Census data. To highlight...

Lessons from Duke's Coach K: 3 keys to leading an exceptional team

May 13, 2015

When Fidelity Investments scheduled Mike Krzyzewski, the men's basketball coach at Duke University and the U.S. national team, to give the keynote address at their executive summit earlier this year, I doubt they foresaw that Coach K would just...

Elliot Weissbluth on management: Fire yourself every year

May 11, 2015

I was intrigued when Elliot Weissbluth, founder and CEO of fast growing $30 billion RIA HighTower, shared this idea on my recent podcast. “I really go through the process of terminating myself and then I rehire myself. I write in my journal...

Playing Words With Friends at work. OK or not?

May 4, 2015

I have a confession: Sometimes I play Words With Friends during work hours. It helps keep me awake during long, boring meetings and conference calls. I will also confess to being hypocritical: I don't like it when an employee of mine is playing...

Big 3 business catastrophes: How to cope with a shock to the system

October 30, 2014

Last Saturday morning, I was making a quick breakfast for my 6-year-old daughter prior to running out to coach her 8 a.m. soccer match. As we ran out the door, I noticed I had six text messages on my cell phone. They'd arrived at 2 in the morning...

How to evaluate and cope with the people who make mistakes

December 26, 2014

It's crunch time for the National Football League teams as they come down to the final games of the season and fight to make the playoffs. For teams on the bubble or fighting for post-season positioning, every play seems important, every mistake...

J.P. Morgan adds six advisers with $1.2 billion

February 27, 2014

J.P. Morgan Securities in recent months has added six financial advisers who managed more than $1.2 billion. The firm, a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co. that serves ultrawealthy clients, nabbed advisers from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bernstein...

Hard truths for bosses: When you're the problem, not the solution

November 20, 2014

About a year ago, I realized that our company had grown bigger and more complex than anything I'd ever been involved with. While that should have been cause for celebration, I was feeling frustrated and so maxed out that I could barely sleep...

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