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XY Planning Network firms wonder if group can support them long term

September 16, 2019

The five-year-old XY Planning Network is looking to deepen its relationships with financial advice firm members that question the network's value long term. During a question-and-answer session last week with XYPN co-founders Michael Kitces...

Advisers need new planning tools to help growing self-employed workforce

September 12, 2019

While the so-called "gig economy" receives the bulk of media attention, Uber drivers and Task Rabbit laborers remain a fraction of the 20 million full-time self-employed people working in the U.S. It's these contractors, real estate agents and...

Focus on these steps for boosting D&I in advice industry

September 10, 2019

"Don't compare yourself, be yourself." This is the number one thing I tell the diverse financial advisers I meet and mentor at Edward Jones. In other words, "run your own race." The financial services industry is more diverse than ever before,...

Fintechs provide software to financial planning programs to grow future business

August 29, 2019

Financial technology vendors are using college financial planning programs to help increase adoption of their tools throughout the advice industry. RightCapital, an up-and-coming financial planning software, now has professors at 20 different...

All it takes is a vision

August 19, 2019

When I arrived in New York City, 23 years ago, little did I know that I would have the privilege of overseeing a brand like InvestmentNews for so long. I started out in sales, working at Crain Communications on Pensions & Investments, InvestmentNews'...

Succession planning where the adviser keeps working?

August 6, 2019

We financial advisers are not a young group. In fact, with an average age of 49, we're part of one of the oldest workforces of any profession. With so many principals nearing retirement, more's being written about succession planning: Simply,...

Edelman Financial Engines losing COO John Bunch

July 11, 2019

Edelman Financial Engines chief operating officer John Bunch is leaving the firm — and the financial services industry altogether, according to an update on his LinkedIn page. Mr. Bunch recently updated his social media profile to indicate...

Finra arbitrators award $1.8 million to former USAA brokers for wrongful termination

July 8, 2019

Finra arbitrators awarded $1.8 million to brokers who claimed they were wrongfully fired by USAA Financial Advisors. Christopher R. Johnson and Lee Anne Przybyla were dismissed by USAA in April 2017 for allegedly seeking compensation to which...

Advisers on the Move: Latest trends in recruiting

May 20, 2019

Daily adviser move activity Net gains/losses in adviser headcount by channel, 2019 year-to-date Top 5 moves of the week Name of adviser(s) AUM Firm leaving Firm joining Transition Date Michael Lawrence Siden $500,000,000 Morgan Stanley Rockefeller...

When it comes to diversity and inclusion, strategies are better than intentions

March 16, 2019

As the investment management and financial advisory industry seeks to attract and retain a more diverse mix of talent, a consensus has emerged on the importance of early engagement, pipeline building, mentoring and development of contemporary...

What advisers can do to help older clients start a new business

February 23, 2019

Middle-aged clients who lose a job often turn to some form of entrepreneurship as the next phase of their career. Data suggests that entrepreneurship among individuals over age 50 is growing. Three in 10 entrepreneurs are over 50, which is an...

Digital recruiting platform aims to help advisers identify job opportunities

January 29, 2019

A new digital platform is seeking to give financial advisers more control over finding jobs and making career transitions than offered through traditional adviser recruitment, a business that is plagued by bad actors and secret alliances, according...

Show employees your commitment to diversity and inclusion from day one

December 15, 2018

Truly diverse companies emerge from the inside out. Corporations such as Comcast, Marriott Hotels and Coca-Cola are fostering communities of professionals from all backgrounds. While no strategy is ever a one-size-fits-all approach, diversity...

Don't fear women. It's bad for them and bad for business

December 7, 2018

Are men really becoming afraid of women? That's the upshot of a recent Bloomberg story about fallout from the #MeToo movement. The story described how some men on Wall Street and across financial services are avoiding women for fear that their...

They have little tolerance for sexual harassment, but most advice firms lack formal policies

November 17, 2018

As various forms of high-profile sexual harassment and assault charges have dominated news headlines over the past year, the financial advice business has been struggling with how to address an issue that largely has, until recently, been side...

From the C-suite with Wealth Consulting Group's Jimmy Lee: Looking for diversity, screening for attitude

October 31, 2018

Diversity and inclusion are baked in to the culture of Wealth Consulting Group, where the importance of diverse opinions and thoughts starts at the top. The advisory firm has long had a focus on hiring staff who are diverse across race, gender...

Real life fearless girl at the New York Stock Exchange

October 17, 2018

Lauren Simmons is not your average trader. When she first got onto the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange last year, the 24-year-old Georgia native expected to see a few women out there with her. She soon discovered she was not only...

Unleashing my power with Tony Robbins

October 15, 2018

As an entrepreneur and financial adviser, I have always invested in my education by attending numerous conferences, reading books that promise the magic formula for success, hiring coaches to discover what's holding me back, and working longer...

FPA welcomes conference attendees with #MeToo notice

October 4, 2018

Attendees of the Financial Planning Association's annual conference in Chicago this week were greeted at registration with a sobering reminder of the times in which we live, in the form of a card detailing the conference harassment policy. The...

New iPhone can end the days of carrying around two phones

September 13, 2018

Apple introduced the world to three new iPhones and a new Apple Watch on Wednesday, focusing on evolutionary upgrades — a faster processor, better camera, crisper screen and longer battery life. But more than revolutionary new features, one...

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