Those working in business and finance industries rarely put in official time outside the conventional work hours, according to NPR’s interactive graph that utilizes data from the American Time Use Survey to track how people spend their days....More
Savant Capital Management expanded its presence in the Chicago market and boosted its assets to nearly $4.5 billion with the recent acquisition of Orion Capital Management.
Winnetka, Ill.-based Orion is a fee-only independent registered investment advisor with six employees and $150 million in assets under management. The move to join Savant was a good growth opportunity for Orion, the firm’s president and founder James W. Kyle Sr. said in a statement Thursday....More
As the class of 2015 gets ready to put on their caps and gowns, these young, new graduates should think about becoming financial advisors, argues Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management....More
Despite all the talk about restoring the public’s trust in the financial services industry, many financial professionals don’t believe the industry is better off than it was before the financial crisis....More
In a recent post on the popular Humans of New York website, photographer Brandon Stanton captured a moment with AXA advisor Mike Grady, who candidly spoke about the struggles young advisors face....More