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The municipal fixed income market offers opportunities for sophisticated investors who appreciate the nuances of the asset class. Any number of factors can impact the credit worthiness of a particular security. Getting it right requires the ability to analyze individual security features, and ultimately, security strength.
Join our team of municipal fixed income experts who will examine broad sector trends, sector specific indicators, expectations for performance and outliers in this space. Our team will discuss:
• Expectations for economic activity and implications for municipalities over the next 12-18 months
• Sectors that appear to be more challenged and those that are improving
• Incorporating munis in a portfolio to meet specific investment objectives
Let's talk business performance improvement! The way we do business and the way we approach sales and sales training has changed. And with this new approach, we introduce the Resource Manager: one of the most pivotal tools to any great business.
Meridith Elliott Powell hosts guest Jack Hubbard, widely known as the "Professor of Prospecting." Author, facilitator, and out-of-the-box thinker, Jack brings his expertise to this high-energy, humorous, and hard-hitting webinar to deliver tools EVERY professional needs to improve their business!
Leadership today demands that we understand each other's differences first, in order for us to be understood. During this webinar, Kathleen Burns Kingsbury interviews Lauran Star, global speaker, consultant and author of the new book "Your Power Pivot" on this topic. They'll discuss how to shift our perspective about leadership, how leadership training programs fail, and how communication is the pivot point to success.
This webcast is in partnership with Responsible Investor and Northern Trust Asset Management. With guest speaker, EUROSIF's Executive Director, François Passant.
‘Regulation’ is one of the main drivers of ESG growth. This webcast will discuss its impact on the changing shape of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG).
We will study the global efforts to pass legislation, implement codes of practice and self-regulation, and aim to understand what each of these efforts means for investors as they look towards incorporating ESG criteria in their portfolios – and whether it will push investors to consider ESG when they otherwise might not.
Join us for a live Q&A interactive webinar session with Rep. David Schweikert, the Congressman responsible for Title IV of the JOBS Act a.k.a Reg A+, and Industry Recognized Securities Attorney, Sam Guzik.
The Congressman and Mr. Guzik will address not only everything you need to understand about the final rules, but also how Reg A+ will impact the small cap IPO market and how venture exchanges will fuel the Reg A+ market.
Learn best practices on how to create a compliant website that delivers long term measurable results. We will cover a simple 3 stage process aimed at allowing you to maximize value from your web presence.
Ann Hughes, speaker, author, consultant and founder of The Female Affect, shares her professional experiences from the boardroom and her personal experiences of motherhood to provide helpful advice for women who strive to have it all. She helps to guide women to find the opportunities, balance and confidence to grow in their careers, while creating a well-rounded home life, whatever your version of having it all looks like.
In today’s time-pressed world, we all need to make sure that every minute counts when we’re communicating with clients. In this webinar, you’ll hear what some of today’s most successful advisors are doing to operate more effectively:
· The tested strategy that increases client assets
· Your best use of time to start each day
· Three minutes that make meetings more productive
· How to get clients to look forward to your meetings
· The optimal way to wrap up a meeting
This event is being conducted by Advisor Perspectives. LPL Financial and Advisor Perspectives are separate entities. LPL Financial is not responsible for any direct or incidental loss incurred by applying any of the information offered.
March 16, 2015 - Andrew Smith - New investment strategies and products don’t always fit neatly into an existing portfolio framework. Andrew discusses a method for effectively integrating innovative products into a portfolio.
Join us as Father of the JOBS Act, Dave Weild and Industry Recognized Securities Attorney, Sam Guzik discuss ways to enhance deal distribution and create liquidity for new small cap offerings such as Reg A+ crowdfinanced offerings (RACOs). Key discussion points will include status of Reg A+, using technology to enhance deal distribution, the legislative movement to increase tick sizes, building a solid base of aftermarket support and new venture exchanges for emerging companies.
The Diversity and Inclusion needle in the financial services industry has remained nearly stagnant even though it’s the 21st Century. During this webinar, Kathleen Burns Kinsgbury discusses this topic with Lazetta Braxton, CFP®, Founder and CEO of Financial Fountains. Watch this webinar to discover:
- How leaders in the financial services industry can better accept their role as Diversity and Inclusion gatekeepers
- Why you don’t want to put all of your eggs in one basket
- What level of “risk” your firm may endure to realize its Diversity and Inclusion goal
Join us for a live interactive webinar session with Cromwell Coulson, CEO of OTC Markets Group, and Industry Recognized Securities Attorney, Sam Guzik. Cromwell will present liquidity options for new Reg A+ offerings. Sam will provide a brief regulatory update on venture exchanges and field questions regarding the legal structures for Reg A+