NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Registration is now open for The 2015 Advisor Playbook iConference, a virtual conference launched by Forbes and RIA Database. The live, free, online, educational conference for financial advisors will take place on December 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT.
Forbes has tapped leading investment experts, including AQR Managing and Founding Principal Cliff Asness and Forbes Media Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes, to reveal their insights, research and predictions for 2015. Top investment managers from around the world will present at six live sessions throughout the day.
“Forbes is dedicated to financial advisor education and has successfully produced numerous Forbes Advisor iConferences over the years. We’re excited to partner with RIA Database for this iConference. RIA Database has a long history as a premier virtual summit producer in the industry through its work with the ETF Virtual Summit and Alts Virtual Summit,” said Matt Schifrin, Managing Editor for Investing at Forbes Media.
“We are thrilled to partner with Forbes to provide this resource to advisors. We’re in the business of reaching as many advisors as possible, and the Forbes partnership will give us the largest audience for our investment management clients,” said Julie Cooling, founder and CEO of RIA Database.
Educational sessions will provide continuing education credit for CFP and CIMA accredited advisors, and will cover topics regarding alternative investments, retirement income solutions, energy and MLP related subject matter, and opportunities in global markets.
For more information on discussion topics, or to register, please visit www.riachannel.com/forbes.
About Forbes Media
Forbes Media is a global media, branding and technology company, with a focus on news and information about business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. The company publishes Forbes, Forbes Asia, Forbes Europe and ForbesLife magazines, as well as Forbes.com and ForbesLife.com. The Forbes brand today reaches more than 75 million people worldwide with its business message each month through its magazines and 36 licensed local editions around the globe, Forbes.com, TV, conferences, research, social and mobile platforms. The Forbes magazine iPad app merges print storytelling with social sharing and the web. Forbes Media’s brand extensions include conferences, real estate, education, financial services, and technology license agreements.
About RIA Database
RIA Database provides comprehensive advisor profiles and powerful software to the investment community. RIA Database was founded in 2005. RIA Database maintains current contact information and profiles on more than 200,000 RIAs, 600,000 Broker/Dealers, 20,000 Bank/Trusts and 1,700 Family Offices. RIA Database believes that client relationships are the cornerstone of every successful business and uses its proprietary technology to make it easier for its clients to focus and develop their businesses. RIA Database clients include some of the largest financial services firms in the industry, including mutual fund companies, separate account managers, hedge funds, private investment partnerships and technology providers. For more information visit: www.riadatabase.com or www.riachannel.com.