Orion Advisor Tech: Empowering Breakaway Advisors to Define Their Future
Choosing a Tech Partner Ed Gjertsen, II, founder of Engage Wealth Group, LLC, is no newcomer to the financial industry. In fact, he’s a veritable...
Orion Advisor Tech: How to Start Your Breakaway Firm with a Full Book of Business
Financial advisors thinking about breaking away from their current firm have a lot to think about, between legal costs, a dizzying number of custodians and...
BlackRock Breaks Wall Street Ranks With Planned Racial Audit
(Bloomberg) -- BlackRock Inc. is breaking ranks with peers on Wall Street by doing a deep dive into its business to see how it may...
A Resource to Many and a Woman on the Move
Get to know Carmen Gary, Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff, D.A. Davidson Companies. Carmen offers a peek inside her day and some solid advice...
Why RIAs Need to Get Serious About Diversity & Inclusion
While news channels and protests have reminded us all of the systemic injustices in our country, we have witnessed organizations of all kinds offering public...
Sirianni: A Reckoning on Race and Gender
As our industry works to meet the challenge of the national debate on issues of race and gender, firms are scrambling to recommit themselves to...

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What to Expect When Transitioning to Independence
  The day advisors leave their previous firm is one they never forget. Here are their experiences.
Advice from the Frontline of Selling Your RIA with David Karp
There are more than 12,000 RIAs in the United States[1]. At many of those RIAs, the CEO founders are approaching the inevitable exit from their...
Establishing a clear vision
Help your team develop and pursue a shared purpose Advisors often talk with clients about the importance of staying focused on their goals. Too often,...
Planning A Move? Here Are Some Tips to Keep It Under Wraps
Pamela Stross is CEO of TruClarity Management Solutions, a company that provides transition and operational support to brokers launching an RIA. Deciding to break away from...
A Conversation with Jim Campbell, Author of “Madoff Talks”
AdvisorHub’s CEO, Tony Sirianni talks with Jim Campbell, Author of Madoff Talks: Uncovering the Untold Story Behind the Most Notorious Ponzi Scheme in History. The...
Have Faith – An Interview with Vaughn Kohler
If you take the time to consider the one trait every successful entrepreneur has in common, you inevitably arrive at the simplest of answers –...
TOP BDs In Conversation (w/Kimberly Ta, Head of Financial Advisor Growth and Integration)
If the latest headlines in AdvisorHub are proof, Wells Fargo Advisors has punched their way back and are primed for a resurgence.  In this episode...
New Highs In Inflation and Stocks
LPL Research looks at the better than expected market highs, inflation concerns, and sustainable investing in the fixed-income market.  LISTEN TO ADDITIONAL EPISODES IN...

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Recruiting Winners
AUM ($ MLN)
1. UBS Financial Services Inc.
$57,232
2. Rockefeller Capital Management
$14,580
3. Morgan Stanley
$11,472
4. LPL Financial
$10,041
5. First Republic
$6,950
Recruiting Losers
AUM ($ MLN)
1. JPMorgan Chase & Co.
$49,350
2. Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
$32,010
3. Morgan Stanley
$15,090
4. UBS Financial Services Inc.
$14,913
5. Wells Fargo
$8,774
Recruiting Champs (net)
AUM ($ MLN)
1. UBS Financial Services Inc.
$42,319
2. Rockefeller Capital Management
$14,580
3. LPL Financial
$9,093
4. RBC Capital Markets, LLC
$6,462
5. First Republic
$6,050

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Paul Dietrich’s Market Commentary – B. Riley Wealth Management: New Taxes, New Spending
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An Update from Paul Dietrich Infrastructure Part 1: New Taxes, Inflation, and Reflection on a Year of COVID As we move into April 2021, the...
Paul Dietrich’s Market Commentary – B. Riley Wealth Management: Uncertainty & Volatility Before The Recovery – How Long Will It Last?
Last month we saw a lot of volatility in the stock market, but in the end, the market was up during February. The S&P 500...

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Annuities An annuity is a contract between an individual and an insurance company. Once the contract is entered into, the individual becomes known as the...
How To Master Mutual Fund Pricing
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Switching From Wirehouse To RIA – AUM And Revenue Requirements To Break Away
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The breakaway broker trend, which gained momentum in the aftermath of the financial crisis, has been underway for several years now. And in...