Category: Firm

When Changing Firms, What Questions Should You Be Asking?

Financial Professionals can count on changing firms at least once, if not multiple times during their career.  Outside of corporate mergers and acquisitions, FP’s often reach a tipping point that triggers the search for a new broker-dealer and/or RIA partner; frustrations with their current firm have piled up and they can’t take it any longer.  …

IFP EARNS FIDUCIARY EXCELLENCE CERTIFICATION

Tampa, FL, October 14, 2020 – Independent Financial Partners (IFP) in Tampa, FL is honored to announce our certification from the Centre for Fiduciary Excellence, LLC (CEFEX). This certification is only granted by CEFEX to firms that demonstrate adherence to fiduciary best practices. It is a hallmark accomplishment for IFP as it signifies conformity to …

A Decomposition of the Market Composition

2020 has been an interesting year for investors so far and it is showing no signs of letting up any time soon. The most popular and widely followed stock market indices are typically market-capitalization weighted (read more about it here https://www.investopedia.com/terms/c/capitalizationweightedindex.asp) and at times can be rather misleading when used as a proxy for performance …

Our Top 6 Technology Platforms for Working Remotely More Efficiently

At IFP, we’re always forward thinking and looking at better ways to work more efficiently. Here are some of our favorite platforms that we use and recommend. DocuSign eSignatureSign important documents anytime, anywhere. Enhances the experience for your clients without the hassle of all the paperwork. Powered through DocuSign, eSignature technology is safe and secure.  …