We define success in investment management as beating a benchmark. But if your clients don’t achieve their goals, it doesn’t matter whether you beat the benchmark, argues Ashvin Chhabra, President of Euclidean Capital.
Annual leisure travel spending by retirees aged 65 and older is expected to surge by 47 percent over the next two decades, a new Merrill Lynch study found. But many retirees don’t know how they’re going to fund this leisure.
Will socially responsible investing remain a niche or find broader appeal? Steve Lydenberg of Domini Funds argues the strategies will earn a mass following as they are based on macro themes of fundamental changes in the environment and society.
Investors tend to look at portfolio risk in terms of geographic exposure or asset classes—but that's not always an accurate gauge. Taking a broader view of risk assessment can provide a better sense of how the portfolio will perform in volatile markets....More
When practitioners meet with clients who are near death, they're tasked with making valuable contributions to the client's estate plan within a limited time frame. Using a 20-point checklist, our speakers will outline how eleventh hour planning may help clients achieve favorable outcomes for their beneficiaries and avoid missing valuable opportunities....More
You'll discover the ways ETFs allow you to construct more nimble and unique portfolios for your clients, based on a sector approach to the market. Marc Chaikin, creator of Chaikin Money Flow, demonstrates how to find trends in equity sectors—and use ETFs to construct strong client portfolios....More
This complimentary webinar will explore the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils model for collaboration, as articulated in a recently released white paper, "High Performance Teaming and Professional Collaboration", and the 5 critical best practices our speakers have observed in teams who collaborate most effectively....More