Scope Creep or Strategic Growth? Wealthtech Expansion Drives Need for Better Integration

“It’s not about faith in technology. It’s about faith in people.” — Steve Jobs, co-founder and former CEO of Apple The wealth management landscape is in a state of flux. With rising client expectations and a relentless drive for efficiency, Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) are increasingly turning to wealthtech solutions to streamline operations, automate tasks, […]

Ep. 171: Top 10 Most Downloaded Episodes of 2022 – Part 1

Come on in, sit back and relax. You’re listening to episode 171 of the WealthTech Today podcast and I’m your host, Craig Iskowitz, the founder of Ezra Group Consulting.  The content of this podcast is designed to share thought-provoking industry analysis, best practices, in-depth discussions, and lively conversations all around wealth management technology. This is […]

Ep. 162: One Size Shoe Doesn’t Fit Every Integration with Trent Mumma, Orion Advisor Tech

Come on in and sit back relax, you’re listening to Episode 162 of the WealthTech Today podcast. I’m your host, Craig Iskowitz, founder of Ezra Group Consulting and this podcast features interviews, news and analysis on the trends and best practices all around Wealth Management Technology. Our topic this month is leaders in integration I […]

Ep. 104: July Wealthtech News Roundup

Thanks for joining me on the WealthTech Today podcast, I’m your host, Craig Iskowitz, Founder and CEO of Ezra Group. We help wealth managers, asset managers, and wealthtech vendors make better business and technology decisions. This podcast features interviews, news, and analysis on the trends and best practices all around the wealth management technology industry. […]

Why Every Wealth Management Firm Needs A Chief Data Officer

“You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data.” ― Daniel Keys Moran, American computer programmer and science fiction writer In Moran’s book The Long Run (1989), he presciently described the civilization-changing impact that a ubiquitously available Internet would bring to society. He introduced the concept of Internet addiction disorder, which […]

Ep. 97: When One Door Closes, Another Opens – May WealthTech News Roundup

Alexander Graham Bell made the famous announcement, “When one door closes, another opens.” While this may seem quaintly optimistic, many world-famous scientists and entrepreneurs who struggled through years or decades of failure have spoken about learning from their mistakes to reach success. Bell himself had many failures and setbacks in both his career and private […]