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Cybersecurity gets the SEC's attention as agency plans to query advisers on safeguards
In risk alert, regulator provides advisers with a detailed checklist of what it expects firms to provide for cybersecurity protection.
American Funds urges new client passwords over Heartbleed
Parent Capital Group says has no information indicating client accounts hacked.
Does Vanguard pose a threat to advisers?
The fund giant's online advice platform is viewed by some as a threat, but others see it as complementary. Trevor Hunnicutt reports.
As clients' time gets crunched, video conferencing grows up
The requisite in-person client meeting has given way to more frequent virtual meetings; many services are available to provide the technology.
Latest Betterment, LearnVest fundraising elicits a Twitter firestorm
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Online rivals Betterment, LearnVest rake in $60 million of venture funding
Betterment's Series C round brings in $32 million; LearnVest closes on $28 million; fundraising touches off a Twitter firestorm.
Tech-savvy young planners band together to share the wealth
'FP Hackers' brainstorm issues facing new businesses — and even refer clients to one another
'Heartbleed' cybersecurity threat looms over advisers and clients
Steps, including changing passwords, multi-factor verification, can be taken to lessen threat.
Redtail, Riskalyze announce integration
Redtail Technology Inc. and Riskalyze on Tuesday announced an integration partnership that links Riskalyze's client risk tolerance tool directly with Redtail's customer relationship management system. Under the terms of the partnership, which is now live for all advisers who use both software
'User experience' top of mindat TechLeaders conference
Redtail, Albridge and more look to deliver friendly technology to advisers.
Morningstar's ByAllAccounts deal could give it big edge with advisers
Acquisition could put the fund tracker in the lead of the portfolio accounting and reporting business.
After troubled start, Morgan Stanley tech platform stabilized
CIO Chris Randazzo says 3D has 'turned the corner,' while upgrade continues
Advisers worry about high-speed trading backlash from clients after Michael Lewis contention that markets are 'rigged'
“60 Minutes” segment, new book fuel concern that jittery investors will become even more skeptical.
SEC searches for role in battling cyber threats
Primary risk for wealth managers is when a hacker poses as a client and manipulates accounts.
SunGard enhances WealthStation platform for 401(k) advisers
Designed to help retirement plan advisers gain clients as demand for fiduciaries grows
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February 27, 2014