WealthManagement.com's “Top 100 RIAs of 2015” are ranked by total assets under management. To land on the list, firms had to have a focus on financial and retirement planning for individual and high-net-worth clients.
Although still considered a minority in the industry, women are savvy advisors who control trillions under management. To even crack the top ten in WealthManagement.com’s annual Top Wirehouse Women list, advisors had to manage more than $1 billion in client assets.
In ABC's "Shark Tank," entrepreneurs look to jump-start their small-fish companies with some help from the "sharks," some of the biggest names in investing. Some have called the process a "feeding frenzy," but not all of the sharks are equal. Here is a ranking of the 11 sharks that have swam in the tank.
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.
The women on WealthManagement.com's Top 25 Women RIAs list are more than just advisors, of course. They are entrepreneurs, owning at least 25 percent of some of the largest RIAs around the United States.
The Top 25 Women-Owned RIAs list was assembled using data from SEC filings and Meridian-IQ (in which Penton Media has a stake). Advisors are ranked by their firm’s total assets under management....More
A traditional advisor/client relationship may exist in your practice today—you meet with your client, provide guidance, answer questions and plan for their future. But, what happens when your clients leave your office?...More
In this season of change, cut through interest-rate noise. Get past the chatter and learn how to potentially optimize clients' fixed-income portfolios for income, diversification, flexibility, and tax benefits....More
A charitable lead trust (CLT) is a valuable estate-planning tool that may be overlooked in crafting a client's estate plan. When clients are charitably inclined but want to balance philanthropic goals with a desire to provide for their family, a CLT is the perfect tool to consider....More