FINRA's comprehensive review, FINRA360 Initiative, was developed as an "audit" of all the self-regulator's operations and programs.
Don't just send an email to send an email. Doing your research before you email can save you time and money AND help you keep them interested!
The term "platform" is often used to refer to a specific financial services firm within various mutual fund distribution channels, which can include wirehouses, broker dealers, RIAs, DC/Retirement, Bank and Trust.
A key to growing your fund is knowing your advisors. Most fund companies, unless they made a concerted effort and invested a fair amount of money, don’t really know who the advisors are that are recommending their funds.
Great news, the answers we've all been waiting for regarding the application of FINRA rules governing communications with the public via social media and other emerging technologies have been released.
SunStar Strategic webinar - An Inside Look: Mergers, Acquisitions & Private Equity Investments in the Asset Management Industry
All too often we hear about media opportunities that were lost or turned away because on the surface they seemed they might not be exactly the right fit.
Two longtime successful financial advisors shared their insights. Barbara Moser of Moser & Heier, $200M AUM and Shawn McLaughlin of McLaughlin Ryder, $650M AUM talked about how they select new funds for their clients' portfolios.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard of the impending DOL fiduciary rule. While it’s unlikely the DOL Rule will go into effect as initially proposed, some form of it will likely persist because, as they say, “you can’t un-ring a bell.”