News, Vision and Voice for
the Advisory Community
advertisement

Content tagged "Pat Burns"


The Law Offices of Patrick J. Burns, Jr., P.C.

Filed under: Attorney, RIA Set-up Firm, Specialized Breakaway Service
See full listing in the directory »


Corient principals: Clients looked at us with a strange look on their face, saying, 'Well, aren’t you my financial adviser?’

Why a $3 billion UHNW team in Newport Beach bolted Merrill Lynch and what breakaway bugs are reading into it
The alternating carrot/whip spurs for wirehouse mega-teams has the breakaway buggy bolting along

Tuesday 10.6.15
Dawn Bennett accounted for AUM totals by saying she managed cash for a South African telecom, a Virginia-based travel agency, and Virginia-based historical preservation group

Why legal experts expect radio personality and registered rep Dawn Bennett to be barred from the industry for what started as an exaggeration of AUM
In the great tradition of legal quagmires, the cover-up seems as much the issue as the original broadcasted misdeed

Friday 9.18.15
Ray Lucia: I'm pretty depressed that the government has such disdain for successful people and will stop at nothing to destroy them.

Why RIAs need to pay heed to a ruling that put a media star and advisor out of business -- and out $300,000
A judge ruled that Ray Lucia lacked the back-up to justify his hypothetical back-tests as the SEC pins a bull's eye on the strategy

Friday 7.19.13
Pat Burns: FINRA has been in the red financially and the addition of thousands of new member firms with their membership fees would certainly be helpful to its bottom line.

FINRA is making dog whistle comments hinting its SRO ambitions still simmer
'Harmonization' comments by Richard Ketchum make all the talk of the group abandoning its RIA-oversight ambitions seem like bunk

Monday 3.18.13
Patrick Burns: By opening the door for RIAs to have their arbitration cases held before a FINRA arbitration panel, it seems that FINRA has taken another step in its quest to become the SRO for RIAs.

Analysis: Beware of a FINRA bearing gifts for RIAs
The broker regulator takes another step towards ruling RIAs by making its arbitration process open to them

Friday 12.7.12
Pat Burns: Maxine Waters (D-CA) said that she was putting together her own legislation that would center around user-fees.

Cheat sheet on Wednesday's Bachus fracas
Not all Republicans were thrilled with the plan that would make FINRA king

Friday 6.8.12
Glenn Neasham: I didn't do anything wrong.

How Glenn Neasham lost his house, was forced to go on food stamps and faces jail time after selling a senior an indexed annuity
The case of this Lake County, Calif. insurance agent gives pause to advisors and agents dealing with seniors -- and indexed annuities

Wednesday 4.4.12
Brian Hamburger: If anything it's sending the message that the SEC is not putting a high price tag on the cost of maintaining an ongoing compliance program.

How much should RIAs shake in their boots after the SEC punished three firms then put out a detailed press release?
Did the embattled agency go too far -- or not far enough?

Wednesday 11.30.11
Tejal and Rahul Shah: I was on the phone like Jerry Maguire, Rahul says, I had all my e-mails prepared for clients and I pushed send, send, send.

Why one Merrill Lynch advisor needed to break away twice to become an RIA
Rahul Shah's first breakout attempt to Wachovia's FiNet fizzled and, his wife, Tejal Shah masterminded the second effort

Tuesday 2.22.11
Colin Powell mentioned RIAs by name in his speech, showing a familiarity with the business that's has been uncommon among outsiders.

TD Ameritrade's conference gives rise to 9 reasons for optimism about the RIA business
The industry is advancing across a wide swath; one sign is TD's self-assessment

Monday 2.7.11
Shirl Penney: We are very satisfied with the terms of the agreement.

Dynasty Financial Partners ends legal squabble with Bank of America, clearing deck for growth
The high-profile startup may have passed up chance to win its case, an attorney says

Tuesday 1.25.11

From the RIABiz Directory »

The Industry Sourcebook for RIAs



Browse All Archives


2016


    February
    January

2015


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2014


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2013


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2012


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2011


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2010


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August
    July
    June
    May
    April
    March
    February
    January

2009


    December
    November
    October
    September
    August

Most Emailed Stories »

Justin Wisz: It's the same type of tracking Google has on you and me ... If we had that, we'd have the Holy Grail.
3 shares
Vestorly makes play for RIA browsers with $4.1 million of VC funding -- tiptoeing past prowling issue

ETF.com's Dave Nadig [l.] warned that unchecked growth could exacerbate liquidity issues in the high-yield bond market.
3 shares
An advertiser's chats from the Inside ETFs event and the Vanguard-versus-the-world chess match they depict

 Mark Egan: Holding brokers to a fiduciary standard over the period 2008-2012 would have increased investor returns by as much as 2.73% per annum.
2 shares
Part II: Tick, tick ... How FINRA tramples on 'settled' principles of the Supreme Court, and even Adam Smith, in its sanctification of two-hatted advice

Steve Dunlap: One of the things I was always so outspoken about was the engineering was great but the user-interface and the experience was something that could have been better.
2 shares
Ex-Lockwood CEO Steve Dunlap takes on role at FolioDynamix after being a customer with a bone to pick

Naureen Hassan's departure from Schwab did not necessitate a replacement nor did she take anyone's place at Morgan Stanley -- unless you want to say she replaced Greg Fleming.
1 shares
What exactly to make of Morgan Stanley poaching robo-talent Naureen Hassan from Schwab on the heels of Greg Fleming's departure


Get the RIABiz Today
Email Alert »