Opinions http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Wealth Management Madness 2015: Round 1 Recap http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/wealth-management-madness-2015-round-1-recap <div class="node-body blog-body">A quick recap of the closest contests, biggest blowouts and most shocking upsets from the first round of the 2015 Wealth Management Madness bracket, on the way to determine, by reader choice, the most influential person in the financial advisory industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/advisor-intelligence">Advisor Intelligence </a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/wealth-management-madness-2015-round-1-recap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/wealth-management-madness-2015-round-1-recap#comments People Blogs Wealth Management Madness Advisor Intelligence Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0000 805541 at http://wealthmanagement.com How to Manage Celebrities and Their Money http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/how-manage-celebrities-and-their-money <div class="node-body blog-body">It's not easy dealing with celebrities. It's even harder when you're the one managing - or trying to manage - their money.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/how-manage-celebrities-and-their-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/how-manage-celebrities-and-their-money#comments Industry Taxes Blogs Client Relations High Net Worth Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Fri, 06 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 801731 at http://wealthmanagement.com Millionaires of Tomorrow Not That Different Than Today's http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/millionaires-tomorrow-not-different-todays <div class="node-body blog-body">Looking to attract the millionaires of tomorrow? A recent study from Fidelity shows they’re not all that different from advisors' current wealthy clients.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/advisor-intelligence">Advisor Intelligence </a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/millionaires-tomorrow-not-different-todays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/millionaires-tomorrow-not-different-todays#comments Blogs Client Relations High Net Worth Advisor Intelligence Thu, 05 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000 801151 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Mhaprang/iStock/Thinkstock</em></p> Meet the New Activist Investors http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/meet-new-activist-investors <div class="node-body blog-body">Following the lead of Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman and Daniel Loeb, two of the largest asset managers are adopting the “activist investor” strategy.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/meet-new-activist-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/meet-new-activist-investors#comments Alternative Investments Blogs Equities College Planning Asset Management The Daily Brief Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 799971 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Copyright Michael Nagle, Getty</em></p> Defining Who's Rich http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/defining-whos-rich <div class="node-body blog-body">Americans’ definition of personal wealth is wide-ranging, particularly when it comes to describing who’s “rich.”</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/defining-whos-rich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/defining-whos-rich#comments Industry People Blogs High Net Worth The Daily Brief Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 798611 at http://wealthmanagement.com Bill Gross: Staying Out of the Doghouse http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bill-gross-staying-out-doghouse <div class="node-body blog-body">In his latest investment outlook, Bill Gross, portfolio manager at Janus Capital Group, tells bond investors how they can stay out of the doghouse, so to speak, when it comes to negative interest rates around the world. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bill-gross-staying-out-doghouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/bill-gross-staying-out-doghouse#comments Industry Legal People Blogs Business Planning Fixed Income The Daily Brief Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 797321 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Kichigin/iStock/Thinkstock</p> Editor's Letter: March 2015 http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/editors-letter-march-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Too much information </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whatever your feelings about Obama’s recent turn toward progressive economic populism, the speech did focus the public’s attention on the possibility of conflicted advice when it comes to individual retirement accounts (IRAs), even if many still have only a faint idea of the issues at play. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/editors-letter-march-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/commentary/editors-letter-march-2015#comments Industry Commentary Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:23:00 +0000 792881 at http://wealthmanagement.com What Do You Think About Unconstrained Bond Funds? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-unconstrained-bond-funds <div class="node-body blog-body">Unconstrained bond funds are growing in popularity, mainly due to low interest rates and their ability to invest in a broad range of assets.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-unconstrained-bond-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/what-do-you-think-about-unconstrained-bond-funds#comments Industry Blogs Strategies Fixed Income The Daily Brief Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 795941 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Copyright Scott Olson, Getty Images</p> A Promising Future for RCAP? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/promising-future-rcap <div class="node-body blog-body">Can Nicholas Schorsch's company continue to thrive even in the wake of his departure and accounting errors at its sister company? One outside investor makes the case it can. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/promising-future-rcap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/promising-future-rcap#comments RIAs Technology Blogs Real Estate Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:00:00 +0000 794511 at http://wealthmanagement.com Americans Are Saving More … Or Are They? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they <div class="node-body blog-body">The average U.S. household savings rate increased from about 5 percent in 2013 to 6 percent in 2014, according to a new study by Hearts & Wallets. But that savings rate may be misleading.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/americans-are-saving-more-or-are-they#comments Technology Blogs Equities Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:00:00 +0000 793191 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Phil Ashley/Photodisc/Thinkstock</em></p>