Updated Friday, August 28, 2015 as of 3:14 PM ET
BNY Mellon Tech Issues Continue to Dog Funds
The glitch's impact is widespread. Prudential, for instance, says 40 of its more than 60 funds were affected.
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The giant asset management company said it was acquiring robo advisor FutureAdvisor. more »
Robo advisors say they managed the downturn with little pressure from clients. Some in the industry wonder if that was a good thing. more »
Salesforce launched a new platform to help advisors work more efficiently as the cloud computing giant pushes forward with ambitious plans to alter the RIA tech space. more »
The three banking giants are reportedly planning to jointly build a data management company. more »
Following a surprising multimillion-dollar deal, the industry is regaining an appreciation for tapping all of a client's financial data, an ability long relegated to personal finance management software providers. more »
Betterment data scientist Sam Swift asks advisors: "How do you know how much you've helped [clients] with your advice?" more »
The Federal Trade Commission has closed its investigation of Morgan Stanley's massive data breach. It has identified the problem that allowed the breach to happen: access controls to a narrow set of reports were improperly configured. more »
Regional banks are selling more and more of the machines that big retailers use to count, store and deposit cash. As old-school as it sounds, it's making the banks money at a time when they need alternative revenue sources. more »
Fidelity National Information Services, a provider of banking and payments technology, agreed to buy software maker SunGard Data Systems in a deal valued at $9.1 billion, including the assumption of debt. more »
The acquisition of Yodlee, considered PFM's pioneering firm, would cement Envestnet's capability to serve an emerging demand for data aggregation and leveraging data insights and behavioral science in wealth management. more »
Chicago-based Envestnet will pay $660 million in cash and stock for Yodlee, a California firm that sells data-aggregation services to banks and others. more »
Robo fears are based on newer technology where the motivation is to replace people, says the CEO of Addepar. Its portfolio analysis platforms currently serve $300 billion in AUM, the firm says. more »
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