A panel of experts from EY, Boston Financial and Capital Group speaking on distribution trends during a recent NICSA webinar speculated that it’s only a matter of time before firms such as Apple and Google enter the financial advice business. This post examines how fund complexes can prepare to compete in these challenging times.
This guest post was contributed by the NICSA Technology and Innovation committee.
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