A new survey report notes that women control a third of total U.S. household financial assets today—more than $10 trillion—and as much as $30 trillion more is expected to shift into the hands of U.S. women over the next five years.
The book seeks to help advisory professionals understand the psychology of financial planning, and its publication coincides with the first time the topic of psychology factored into the CFP exam.
New Fidelity data shows the record-setting pace of mergers and acquisitions measured during 2021 continued through the first quarter of 2022, with some key caveats.
Gallagher joins Advisor Group through its affiliation with network partner Triad Advisors.
The acquisition will bring some $80 billion in assets from across the Pensionmark network to World Insurance Associates, a national full-service insurance brokerage firm.
The appointment of Jim Dario as head of wealth management comes as SageView increases its focus on this strategic area of its business—mirroring the actions of other national retirement plan advisory shops.
The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards has also published a new resource guide for firms, detailing the ways to engage with the CFP Board and its Center for Financial Planning.
In part due to the growing role of private equity backers, competition between ‘financial buyers’ and ‘strategic acquirers’ appears set to heat up in the coming years.
The two organizations will partner with FSI member firms to create mentorship opportunities and career pathways for young people in underserved communities.
The deadline for Adviser of the Year nominations is nearly here! So is the deadline for entries for the Top Retirement Plan Advisers listing.
CAPTRUST Financial Advisors has announced two additional acquisition deals that were completed last year.
In one of CAPTRUST’s largest acquisitions to date, the move to onboard Portfolio Evaluations brings more than $107 billion in assets and several hundred clients.
From personal income tax issues to fraud and involvement in civil litigation, the financial professional accreditation organization has identified a variety of punishable issues among its members or candidates.
The pace of retirement plan adviser industry mergers and acquisitions is already picking up in 2022, with a handful of major deals already being revealed by the likes of SageView, NFP and Hub International.
The acquisition of Raffa Financial Services, a recipient of PLANADVISER’s Top 100 recognition, by Hub International shows how leading retirement plan advisory shops will be targets for consolidation in 2022.