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Keep clients in the loop about market realities

September 21, 2019

Nobody ever really wants to be the bearer of bad news, but financial advisers have a responsibility to prepare clients for the reality that economies move in cycles and markets don't just climb. For a lot of clients, and even some financial...

Closing the gap between perception and reality in financial planning

September 19, 2019

The rumored multiples paid for the recent purchases of financial planning firms like MoneyGuidePro and Advizr — 25 times revenue — have been eye-popping. Envestnet reportedly spent over $500 million for MGP, while Orion paid $50 million...

Gut check your digital leadership toolbox

September 19, 2019

Being a true digital leader requires more than a wardrobe change FinTech leaders have disrupted more than just the role of technology in the advice industry. Every company leader wants to be with these new cool kids. I counted just three ties...

To benefit from outsourcing, advisers need to focus on what is, and isn't, core to their value

September 18, 2019

Advisers are increasingly outsourcing parts of their business to focus on growth. But a new study from Vestwell, a digital platform that allows advisers to offer and administer retirement plans, suggests many aren't doing it with a strategic...

Finra panel orders Raymond James to pay former broker more than $500,000 for defamation

September 17, 2019

Finra arbitrators ordered Raymond James Financial Services Inc. to pay a former broker more than $500,000 for treating her unfairly while dismissing her. The three-person, nonpublic-majority Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. arbitration...

Vanguard offers new framework for financial advice

September 16, 2019

Vanguard Group issued a new framework for financial advice Monday that's meant to assess the overall value of advice by looking more holistically at the end result for clients beyond what Vanguard considers to be the industry norm. The framework...

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...

Financial education for college students can also benefit families

September 13, 2019

Financial literacy is a key driver of personal financial security and success, and it has implications for our country's economic strength, as well. Yet far too many Americans, including college students, lack the financial knowledge they need...

RIAs put marketing, technology and growth on the docket for 2020

September 13, 2019

As the year closes in on the fourth quarter, some financial advisers are ramping up plans to become more competitive in 2020. And for most, it's not the financial markets or the outlook for the economy they're focusing on. "Economic cycles will...

Investment management outsourcing delivers greater client-service impact

September 12, 2019

In today's ever-evolving marketplace, financial advisers' businesses are growth and scale challenged. They face a fine balancing act as they look to engage new clients, while continuing to support and manage existing investor accounts — without...

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...

Schwab to cut 600 jobs in 'challenging' economic climate

September 11, 2019

Charles Schwab Corp. said it is cutting 600 jobs, or about 3% of the workforce, as the San Francisco-based broker-dealer and wealth advisory firm faces "an increasingly challenging economic environment." "These actions are a prudent step to...

10 ways to create a memorable client experience

September 11, 2019

Successful financial advisers are differentiating themselves with small, inexpensive touchpoints that strike a personal chord with their clients and taking other key steps to create a "five-star" experience for clients. Advisers can wow their...

3 mistakes advisers make about high-net-worth women

September 11, 2019

The secret is out. Despite a growing number of entrepreneurial women and those climbing the corporate ladder, this group's access to tailored financial advice has lagged. Our industry has overlooked high-net-worth executive women and served...

The No. 1 thing holding advisers back from success

September 9, 2019

For newer advisers, one of the biggest hurdles I see out there is a lack of self-confidence. And that's a problem, because if you lack confidence in your ability to deliver, your client will, too. That's right, success and self-confidence have...

The path to success? It's all about client relationships

September 5, 2019

How long did it take to become the skilled financial adviser you are today? Would you say about as long as you've been in practice? That answer sounds right to me. As an established and experienced adviser, I bet your advisory acumen has improved...

Why is adviser compensation flat?

September 5, 2019

Adviser compensation is not growing with the same exuberance as it has in the past. Prior to 2017, adviser wage growth exceeded 5% per year and reached as high as 8% in 2016. Over the past two years, however, average compensation to advisers...

Your client portal is not your client experience

September 5, 2019

By now, most clients realize they need some kind of web- or app-based interface for their clients. Many folks characterize younger investors as tech-savvy, but boomers — your most lucrative clients — are some of the most enthusiastic adopters...

Testing the breakaway waters

September 4, 2019

Breakaway, transition, "going indie" — no matter how you characterize it, a wave of financial advisers is moving away from traditional wirehouses and big-name brokerage firms in favor of launching or joining more independent-minded businesses....

Improving client satisfaction with successful communication

September 4, 2019

Working with a financial adviser provides enormous benefits to clients, helping them efficiently manage their money, grow their savings and achieve their financial goals. While each client may have different needs and expectations, they all...

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