In today’s hyper competitive world, wealth managers face many challenges. Wealth managers must help clients meet their financial goals by investing their clients’ assets wisely, while at the same time having enough time to spend with clients so that they can grow their business.
On the investment front, wealth managers must perform investment manager research that will identify top performing fund managers.This investment manager selection process requires challenging work and is time consuming so adding efficiency without sacrificing quality can be critical to a successful practice. Similarly, building client portfolios with the optimal asset allocation is equally critical as clients rely on their wealth managers to make sound investment choices on their behalf.
At the same time, wealth managers need to run their business. This means they need to engage in marketing, servicing and strategic activities. Meeting with clients, prospecting and differentiating themselves from the competition are all time demanding activities that fall into this important category. To meet these demands, wealth managers need the right set of tools to help them work efficiently, meet their clients’ needs and grow their practice.