Ep. 203: Engaging Advisors Through AI-Powered Collaboration with Mike Sha, SigFig

Come on in and sit back and relax. You’re listening to Episode 201 of the WealthTech Today podcast. I’m your host, Craig Iskowitz, founder of Ezra Group Consulting. This podcast features interviews, news and analysis on the trends and best practices, all about wealth management technology. My guest for this episode is Mike Sha, CEO […]

The Jedi Masters of Client Experience

In our industry, enterprise tools are archaic and hard to use, so the bar is set very low. There’s tons of opportunities for new entrants that can deliver better advisor experience. — Mike Sha , CEO, SigFig David Canter, Executive VP, Head of the RIASegment, Fidelity Clearing & Custody Solutions, and Mike Sha, CEO and […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep. 34: Best of 2019 from the WMToday Podcast

I can’t believe it’s been a year since I launched this podcast, but in the spirit and tradition of annual best-of’s, we’ve made a best-of the podcast from 2019. My staff and I poured over the audio and pulled some of the best clips from the year and compiled them here for your listening pleasure. […]

Everything You Missed from the InvestWest Conference 2019

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There’s something to be said for holding a conference in the Bay Area. It’s much easier for the best and brightest of Silicon Valley to stop by and share a few words of wisdom.  This was the second year of the Invest West Conference and it didn’t disappoint with wealth management industry stars such as Wealthfront’s CEO […]

16 Knockout Concepts from the InVest Conference 2019

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“The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.” — John Locke, English Philosopher (1632 – 1704) I didn’t think it would have been possible to top last year’s In|Vest conference for quality of content as well as depth and breadth […]

#ItzOnWealthTech Ep 9: Digital Advice Trends with Randy Bullard

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“Digital adoption is a one-way street in all markets. People don’t install Uber, try it, then delete it and say, ‘I’m going to go back to hailing cabs.’ That doesn’t happen.” — Randy Bullard Randy Bullard leads SigFig’s growth and partnership development in the wealth management industry. Prior to joining SigFig, Randy was one of […]

Top 10 WMToday Posts from 2018

From Wealth Management AI, Winners of WealthTech, Conference Summaries and Stranger Things in the wealth management technology and digital banking industry, here are the top ten posts of 2018.

Digital Digest from the InVest 2018 Conference

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The battle between every startup and incumbent comes down to whether the startup gets distribution before the incumbent gets innovation. I pulled this quote from one of my favorite podcasts, a16z, which is produced by VC firm Andreessen Horowitz. I felt as though I was witnessing this ongoing struggle live last week at the In|Vest […]