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Ryan W. Neal

Technology Reporter

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Ryan W. Neal covers financial technology for InvestmentNews. Originally from Northern California, he received his undergraduate degree at UC Santa Barbara and began his career in journalism at the Santa Barbara Independent. After a few years freelancing, bartending and snowboarding in Colorado, he moved to New York and earned a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Ryan started covering the fintech beat in 2014, and also enjoys writing about sports, music, Star Wars, politics, arts and entertainment.

Recent Articles


5 CRM functions advisers ignore at their peril

May 22, 2019

These tools could help advisers improve ROI


Redtail CRM data breach exposes personal client data

May 21, 2019

The information exposed includes names, addresses, dates of birth and Social Security numbers


RIA launches its own direct-to-consumer planning and robo-advice technology

May 20, 2019

Bucking industry trends, North Capital thinks evisor can be a low-cost alternative to existing financial planning tools


Ladenburg looking at student loans, impact investing, health care for future fintech investments

May 17, 2019

At its second Innovation Symposium, the firm considered which issues will affect the future of financial advice


Michael Kitces says traditional retirement investment strategy is wrong

May 16, 2019

Instead of reducing equity exposure as clients age, data suggests doing the opposite


5 tactics to improve client retirement readiness

May 15, 2019

Morningstar's Sarah Newcomb says ensure clients aren't overwhelmed by having to make too many decisions, and are realistic about spending and saving


Finra wants to improve how it digitally interacts with member firms

May 14, 2019

Regulator launches multiyear program it hopes will make compliance programs more efficient


What does a Goldman-owned United Capital mean for advisers?

May 14, 2019

Purchase is most obviously a fit for Goldman's strategic vision


Carson Group advisers will soon be able to offer clients banking accounts

May 10, 2019

Through a partnership with fintech startup Galileo, firms can provide white-labeled, FDIC-insured cash accounts


SEC, Finra warn investors not to base stock decisions on social sentiment

May 9, 2019

Social media posts can have hidden agendas, regulators said.

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