Articles tagged "Ed O'Brien"


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eMoney -- with an immense Fidelity presence -- pulls out stops to debut RIA robo AMP, which shared buzz bandwidth with Envestnet M&A

The Radnor, Pa.-based software firm drew 800 attendees with advisors knowing they'd get sun, fun and Mike Durbin thrown in for good measure

October 4, 2017 — 9:10 PM UTC

Mike Durbin takes new RIA+ job at Fidelity after an unlooked-for two-year eMoney mission concludes

After Abby Johnson had former RIA chief troubleshoot $250-million purchase, he comes back to stock shelves with robo and alt goodies

December 8, 2016 — 12:08 AM UTC

eMoney makes its first big enterprise sale as a Fidelity sub-unit by showing a few features and much salesmanship

Though Advicent is being phased out, an analyst says that eMoney and Advicent are more similar than you'd think

July 7, 2016 — 5:14 PM UTC

Alert to Pershing's API move and eMoney's dashboard acumen, TD Ameritrade brings its API partners to Texas to drive home its first-mover advantage

TD does (almost) Dallas as it announces 100-plus third-party vendor integrations while keeping an eye on the competition

June 30, 2016 — 12:05 AM UTC

As Ed O'Brien packs his bags for Philly to take eMoney CEO reins, Mike Durbin resumes his job modifying Fidelity's future from finance to software

Fidelity is piloting eMoney in its own private client business as Thomas McCarthy fills O'Brien's shoes and Durbin eyes more acquisitions

March 18, 2016 — 8:18 PM UTC

What to make of Fidelity Investments paying $250 million out of the blue for eMoney

The price paid is about right, experts say, but in the hands of the giant, it could be worth more -- or less

February 12, 2015 — 6:06 AM UTC

Jemstep swipes the spotlight at T3 Enterprise Conference in Atlanta

This pure-RIA-play robo has an approach, a culture, a deal with TD Ameritrade and a technology that's hitting a sweet note

November 14, 2014 — 6:01 AM UTC

Fidelity now has an Office of the Future for RIAs, pre-RIAs and their clients

Part Best Buy, part Google, part Office Depot, the Rhode Island facility has robots, wearable tech and hard floors

May 1, 2014 — 6:46 PM UTC

How big companies stampeded to T3 with big bucks and how it affects the once maverick RIA software show

Broker-dealers, custodians, Salesforce and TAMPs are paid more and played more in Anaheim

February 13, 2014 — 5:49 PM UTC

Schwab unveils 'Project PM' at IMPACT -- a 'new vision' for using the company's data to fuel PortfolioCenter

The 'next-generation portfolio management system' takes data cleanliness into a godliness realm but competitors and observers offer sharp criticism of the plan -- and its mushy deadline for completion

November 12, 2013 — 5:10 AM UTC

Joel Bruckenstein convenes a wholesale version of T3 for IBD execs who choose software for thousands of reps

In his usual no-frills style, the technology guru brought together 200 broker-dealers and tech execs where airplanes thunder in Chicago

November 7, 2013 — 7:02 PM UTC

A sometimes defensive Bernie Clark makes four points pertaining to Schwab's RIA custody business in an update to Wall Street

The overseer of Schwab RIAs explains the San Francisco giant's difficult-to-do-business-with reputation and the long rollout of SII

August 26, 2013 — 5:24 AM UTC

My day of visiting the Fidelity campus in Boston and what vision and vibe I experienced

There's a Silicon Valley feel of natural light, spread-out buildings and sleeve-rolling that contrast with previous visits

July 12, 2013 — 1:39 AM UTC

Is Fidelity's move to put RIAs deeper into the cloud gonna make it rain?

'First to market' crows Fido. 'Not even close' counter other custodians. But one expert says the Boston-based firm's one-click platform could change everything

May 1, 2013 — 11:59 PM UTC

T3 goes big in Miami but Fidelity steals the show with avatar advisors and smart coffee tables

Joel Bruckenstein's hype about his event's must-see status ain't hype as virtually every RIA technology vendor -- from behemoth to garage dweller -- put on a show for advisors

February 14, 2013 — 3:43 PM UTC