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Broker-Dealers, Custodians, Back Office Technology and Software

More than 35,000 firms compete for investor assets in an ever-changing financial landscape. The top 50 firms generate more than half of revenues in the broadly defined financial planning and advisory business universe. An employer's financial strength is an essential element in developing a financial planning and advisory practice. In the aftermath of the recent global financial crisis, more investors look for stability and reliability in advisers and their employer firms.

Beyond Twitter: Financial Services Firms Use Mobile Technology to Grow Business
This is an article about how financial services firms are using mobile technology, apps, and proprietary platforms to attract new customers while maintaining an existing customer base. If you're looking for information about financial services firms and mobile technologies, you've come to the right place.

Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs

Morgan Stanley Allows Chairman's Club Producers To Use Social Networks
This is an article about how financial services firms are allowing financial advisors to use social networks like LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, AdvisorTLC, and others. If you're looking for information about financial advisors and social networks, you've come to the right place.

How To Survive a Financial Advisor Layoff in Financial Services
This is an article about how to survive a financial advisor layoff in financial services. Not all broker-dealers, banks, insurance companies, financial planning firms, and wealth management companies suit all financial advisors. Take the pause, if you're laid off, to identify a firm that matches your vision of how to build a financial services...


Stock Market History
Stock Market History

What Are Dark Pools?
This is an article about dark liquidity pools, also known as dark pools. If you're looking for information about dark pools and dark liquidity, you've come to the right place.

The Dodd-Frank Act Requires Hedge Fund Investments In Compliance and Technology
This article describes the requirements of the Dodd Frank Act to hedge funds in 2011. If you're looking for information about how the Dodd Frank Act changes affect hedge funds, you've come to the right place.

Protect Your Firm From Phishing Attacks
As more financial services firms offer account access online, clients and employees can be more vulnerable to online attacks. Here are some tips to improve safety online.

Should You Hire More Support Staff?
Hiring additional staff can reduce your administrative burden but will add to your overhead. Here are some questions you can use to help determine when you actually need to hire new employees.

Are TFPPs the Wave of the Future?
As advisory firms chase clients and work to increase scalability, technology platforms such as a Turnkey Financial Planning Programs (TFPPs) to expand their offerings.

5 Marketing Mistakes Financial Advisors Make
Don't make these common financial services marketing errors.

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