Commentary en Editor's Letter: October 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">A thank you to all of the attendees of the second annual Wealth Management Industry Awards.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Commentary Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:00:00 +0000 1348561 at Regulatory Pendulum Gets a Huge Push From Wells Fargo <div class="node-body article-body">Former RBC Wealth Management CEO John Taft cautions lawmakers against using the Wells Fargo scandal to impose more burdensome regulations on financial institutions.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Commentary Regulation & Compliance Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:20:00 +0000 1336921 at <p>The former head of RBC Wealth Management cautions against more regulations in the wake of the Wells Fargo scandal.</p> Editor's Letter: September 2016 <div class="field-deck"> Election Rhetoric and Trust </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the more interesting things about our recent presidential election is that the traditional political battle lines have not only moved, they’ve been decimated.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Commentary Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1281861 at El-Erian: Yellen Wisely Keeps Fed on a Steady Course <div class="field-byline"> Mohamed A. El-Erian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fed Chair Janet Yellen made no major announcements and produced no major surprises during her Jackson Hole speech on Friday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Markets Commentary Fixed Income Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:16:00 +0000 1298051 at <p>Stay the course.</p> Copyright Mark Wilson, Getty Images Money-Market Mutual Funds Should Tell the Truth <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg View Editorial Board </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New rules aimed at strengthening money-market mutual funds are causing a minor tempest in financial markets, drawing complaints about unintended consequences.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Mutual Funds Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:14:00 +0000 1290341 at Don’t Avoid the Performance Talk <div class="field-byline"> Eric Clarke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eric Clarke believes advisors are doing clients a disservice by avoiding the “performance talk.” In this new series, the Orion CEO speaks with advisors firsthand about how they’re re-prioritizing performance reporting.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Client Relations Commentary Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1288481 at Market Signals Just Aren't What They Used to Be <div class="field-byline"> Conor Sen </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Financial markets are no longer just a barometer. Now they can cause storms.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Viewpoints Commentary Equities Mutual Funds Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:10:00 +0000 1281841 at <p>Something&#39;s brewing.</p> What About the Advisor’s Best Interest? <div class="field-byline"> Todd Clarke </div> <div class="field-deck"> You operate in your client’s best interests every day. You owe it to yourself to ensure that they fit your business model too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">You operate in your client’s best interests every day. You owe it to yourself to ensure that they fit your business model too. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Client Relations Commentary Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:06:00 +0000 1281731 at James Thew/Hemera/Thinkstock El-Erian: The Titanic Risks of the Retirement System <div class="field-byline"> Mohamed A. El-Erian </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Urgent change is needed to fix the global retirement system before it suffers the same fate as the "unsinkable" ship the Titanic.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Retirement Planning Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:49:00 +0000 1275561 at <p>In trials before its maiden voyage.</p> Sure, Invest Like a Billionaire, If You Are One <div class="field-byline"> Barry Ritholtz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Maybe you shouldn't follow the trading advice of billionaires if you aren't one.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Equities High Net Worth Asset Management Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:27:00 +0000 1269381 at <p>If you have as much money as George Soros, then you can invest like him.</p> Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images