1. Momentum Investing 101

    Algorithmic trading, simply put, uses computers that are programmed to take specific steps in response to the market data it is receiving. There are many algorithmic trading strategies that are used for a variety of reasons by financial advisors and investors who are looking for portfolio returns while taking risk out of the equation. Some of the strategies are focused on long-term returns while o…Read More

  2. Most Common Reasons Financial Adivsory Businesses Fail

    Owning your own financial advising business is a challenge. It comes with struggles that you have to face on a daily basis, but there are also more significant, underlying issues that can drive a practice right into the ground. Whether you’ve owned your financial advisory practice for years or you’re just getting started, the last thing that you want is for your company to fail.  In today’s…Read More

  3. Great Books for Every Financial Advisor

    The resources available to financial advisors and the continuous process of learning is something that we have spent some time focusing on. Thus far, we've spent some time looking into podcasts and documentaries that are highly recommended for financial advisors. In today's blog post, we are going to cover a few books that are absolutely fantastic for financial advisors. If you're looking for a li…Read More

  4. Which Market Trends You Need to Be Concerned With

    The finance industry is a challenging one to keep up with. When you’re working with the money of your clients, one thing is for sure — you need to stay on top of every little change. Even though providing financial guidance to your clients is your job, it can be extremely challenging to provide them with the very best advice when you’re not sure which market trends you need to be concerned w…Read More

  5. Ways to Increase Your Client Numbers

    Increasing client numbers is something that businesses both old and new are constantly working towards. As a financial advisor, it can be easy to feel as though there is a shortage of new clients in your area, but that's simply not the case.  If you're looking for ways to increase the number of people that are visiting your practice for financial advisory services, today's blog is for you. The te…Read More

  6. How to Talk to Your Clients About Money

    Money is a sensitive topic for some people to talk about, but when you’re a financial advisor, you need to be able to communicate clearly and openly about finances — even when your client is a little bit nervous or uncomfortable. In today’s blog post, the team at Alpha Droid is going to cover a few tips to help you communicate better with your clients about their money. From helping them get…Read More

  7. Ways to Boost Your Financial Advisory Business

    Whether you're a financial advisory business that has been around for years or you're a new practice that's just getting started, bringing in new customers and putting your business out there is a must. In today's blog, the team at Alpha Droid is going to talk about a few of the things that you can do to boost your financial advising business. Let's get started.  Create Social Profiles Social med…Read More

  8. Documentaries Every Financial Advisor Should Watch

    Financial advisors are challenged to continue to learn each and every day. With as fast-paced of a profession as it is, it can be rather challenging to find time to discover the most valuable resources around. Alpha Droid fully understands just how busy financial advisors are, which is why we’ve spent some time digging up some of the documentaries that have been suggested for people in this indu…Read More

  9. Breaking the Ice With New Clients

    New clients are never a bad thing, but they can also be intimidating and overwhelming. Whether you have had an influx of new clients or you are simply looking for ways to improve your interactions with new clients, today’s blog is for you. We are going to be talking about a few of the ways that you can break the ice with new clients. First, let’s talk about why it is so important that you do t…Read More

  10. How Financial Advisors Can Benefit From Social Media Leverage

    Social media is being used in just about every industry these days. Whether to keep clients informed about the happenings in the office or you're looking to draw new clients in, there are various ways that financial advisors can utilize social media as leverage. In today's blog, the team at Alpha Droid is going to cover some of the things that financial advising practices can do to improve their s…Read More