From Country Song to Holistic Tech

From Country Song to Holistic Tech

David Edwards was a financial advisor in New York City who did enough business to take a few months off each summer to live on Nantucket with his wife and two children. Because he was the sole person in what Edwards called a lifestyle firm, he could leave work at 3 p.m., pick up his kids from school, spend time with them for after-school, homework, dinner, bath stories and bed.

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Investment News - What's the next emerging technology for wealth advisers?

Investment News - What's the next emerging technology for wealth advisers?

The current and future states of adviser technology were the subjects of two hour-long sessions at the InvestmentNews Technology Think Tank held in September in New York. In each session, participants were asked to identify their firm's top tech-related challenges and opportunities — first tackling those issues they face now and then turning to future concerns.

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Subscriptions: A New Pricing Model for Financial Advice!

Subscriptions: A New Pricing Model for Financial Advice!

As millennials get older and start to make more money, they are becoming an increasingly important client segment for financial advisors. This is especially true given that advisors’ bread and butter — baby boomers — continue to age. Not to mention that the $34 trillion wealth transfer is coming.

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