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. Tips for Opening Your Own Financial Firm – Part 1

    Choosing to open your own financial firm is a big decision. In our last blog post, we touched on a few of the benefits of starting your own financial advisory practice. Though the benefits that we covered are legitimate advantages of starting your own practice, it’s important to note that it’s not something you can do overnight. Being able to be your own boss is a fantastic opportunity, but yo…Read More

  8. Reasons to Open Your Own Financial Advisory Practice

    Working in the financial advisory industry is incredibly rewarding. Though there are plenty of opportunities to join a financial advisory firm, there are endless advantages to starting your own practice. In today’s blog, the team at Alpha Droid is going to cover a few of the benefits that you’ll be able to enjoy when you choose to start your own firm. If you would like to make Alpha Droid a pa…Read More

  9. Red Flags With Financial Advising Clients

    As a financial advisor, you want to ensure that you’re providing your clients with the best service possible. Even in the times where you are providing individuals with the very best, there are times where you are going to come across challenging clients, and it’s good to know a few of the warning signs. In today’s blog post, we are going to touch on some of the signs that you should keep a …Read More

  10. Great Podcasts for Financial Advisors

    When you’re in the financial advisor industry, you’re constantly learning. This is crucial for not only the success of your practice, but also the well-being of your clients. Today, there are various ways that people can continue to build their knowledge and indulge in rich information. One of the most popular methods that people are choosing to get new information and build their knowledge ba…Read More