The details of how the joint venture between Morgan Stanley and Smith Barney will play out are yet to unfold, but retirement plan advisers seem optimistic about the deal.
John Hancock Retirement Plan Services (RPS) has increased its sales support by adding eight regional vice presidents and a new internal sales desk with 10 sales associates.
Recordkeeper ExpertPlan has partnered with Riverton, Utah-based American Pension Services, Inc., to support self-directed retirement plans, including IRAs.
An SEI poll released yesterday found that many advisers think they could do more for their clients in the realm of tax management.
Advisers and providers talk about working together to increase your value proposition.
In order to complete a thorough benchmarking study of a retirement plan provider, it is vital that an adviser first understand a company’s culture and what the plan sponsor is looking to achieve.
Financial advisers are most satisfied with wholesalers from GE Asset Management, BlackRock, and Russell Investment Group.
Are you a persuader or a partner?
Retirement plan relationships are evolving from a casual give-and-take toward something more formal
Advisers share their favorite providers