In our industry, enterprise tools are archaic and hard to use, so the bar is set very low. There's tons of opportunities for new entrants that can deliver better advisor experience. — Mike Sha , CEO, SigFig David Canter, Executive VP, Head of the RIASegment, Fidelity Clearing & Custody Solutions, and Mike Sha, CEO and […]
I can't believe it's been a year since I launched this podcast, but in the spirit and tradition of annual best-of's, we've made a best-of the podcast from 2019. My staff and I poured over the audio and pulled some of the best clips from the year and compiled them here for your listening pleasure. […]
There's something to be said for holding a conference in the Bay Area. It's much easier for the best and brightest of Silicon Valley to stop by and share a few words of wisdom. This was the second year of the Invest West Conference and it didn't disappoint with wealth management industry stars such as Wealthfront's CEO […]
"The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others." — John Locke, English Philosopher (1632 – 1704) I didn't think it would have been possible to top last year's In|Vest conference for quality of content as well as depth and breadth […]
"Digital adoption is a one-way street in all markets. People don't install Uber, try it, then delete it and say, 'I'm going to go back to hailing cabs.' That doesn't happen." — Randy Bullard Randy Bullard leads SigFig’s growth and partnership development in the wealth management industry. Prior to joining SigFig, Randy was one of […]
From Wealth Management AI, Winners of WealthTech, Conference Summaries and Stranger Things in the wealth management technology and digital banking industry, here are the top ten posts of 2018.
The battle between every startup and incumbent comes down to whether the startup gets distribution before the incumbent gets innovation. I pulled this quote from one of my favorite podcasts, a16z, which is produced by VC firm Andreessen Horowitz. I felt as though I was witnessing this ongoing struggle live last week at the In|Vest […]
As much as the previous business cycle in retail banking was marked by an unsustainable consumer credit explosion, the current one will be shaped by digital. This will include increased changes in payments and a wider metamorphosis in systems enabled by digital technologies. There is an immediate need for action. According to a report by […]