Almost half of advisors at independent broker/dealers use social media, according to WealthManagement.com’s All-Channel Benchmarking Survey. But what about the firms themselves? Here are the top 10 IBDs that best take advantage of this marketing tool.
Voya Financial Advisors has experienced record-breaking recruiting efforts during first quarter. But the firm is not resting on its laurels, instead, it’s looking to launch a hybrid channel to keep the momentum up....More
In keeping with the firms’ previously announced strategy to cherrypick the best existing services at its broker/dealers and share them, Cetera Financial Group recently launched a firm-wide roll out of a practice management and business development service developed by First Allied Securities....More
The past few years have been turbulent for investors in emerging markets-particularly for those investing in local currency bonds. Andrew Keirle, portfolio manager for the Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond Strategy, explains why the recent volatility may present a compelling opportunity for long-term global investors....More
Are your clients' retirement plans flexible enough for life's changes? Clients want the best of both worlds—guaranteed lifetime income with upside potential and flexibility to adapt to changing life situations. There is a solution to meet these client needs from accumulation through distribution....More
In this 3rd and final session of our Social Security webinar series, we will cover the under-served markets for divorced and survivor benefits, where there are special benefits that so many people miss out on....More