This post was originally published on Envestnet’s blog. Billing software has helped automate the process, but there are still a number of operational issues that are not supported and require significant manual effort from the operations team. Splitting fees among advisors is one of these issues. While the math to split fees is simple, the process
This post was originally published on Envestnet’s blog. In financial services, billing may not be a favorite topic for some. It can be time consuming, complex, and often just… uncomfortable. Very few financial advisors chose their profession because they enjoy discussing fees or billing with their clients. But no advisor can stay in business if
Investment returns are constantly fluctuating in today’s market. Asset allocation is key to building a healthy retirement and achieving your investing goals. Here, you can learn about the benefits of establishing an asset allocation model and how to do so. What Is Asset Allocation? Maintaining a diverse investment portfolio is the key to financial growth.
The world of investment is changing. As more impact-conscious investors and millennials enter the markets, they emphasize improving this world as you improve your financial portfolio. For many investors, the approach to investing is changing. While avoiding certain “sin stocks,” including tobacco, weapons, alcohol, and gambling investments, has decreased, a more holistic, proactive type of
Historically, financial advisory fees all followed one of a few basic structures. However, financial advisors have used several new compensation structures to remain competitive in recent years, and they can vary significantly. Understanding the various fee models is essential before deciding which financial advisory fee model or models work for your practice. Why Are Different
Obtaining the right securities license is essential in becoming an investment representative, security sales agent, or any other professional in the securities industry. The licensing process is extensive and can be challenging to navigate. Understanding the different types of FINRA licenses and when they’re required will help you establish which exams you will need to