Tag: Social media

FINRA Forms Social Networking Task Force

Rick Ketchum, chairman and CEO of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), said the agency has formed a task force to examine how regulation can welcome new forms of communications while protecting investors.

MSSB Launches Blog for Female FAs

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney (MSSB) said it launched the Women Financial Advisors Forum (WFAF), a blog for women interested in becoming financial advisers at the firm.

Investors Turn to the Web for Answers

It is not just for the younger generation: Social media plays a rapidly growing and influential role in an individual investor’s financial decisions, particularly for high-net-worth investors, according to study from Cogent Research.