Here's a look back on 2020 and the most-read stories each month in the advisor-sold asset management industry.
| Jennifer M. "Jenny" Johnson|
Franklin Resources, Inc.
The 16 Most-Admired Fund Firms
A number of U.S. asset managers (and parents of U.S. asset managers) landed on a business magazine's new list.
Franklin Buys an $806B-AUM Rival
The $4.5-billion, all-cash deal was expected to close in Q2.
Help FAs Navigate the Crisis
A trade group offered advisors perspectives from a host of different asset managers.
A Consultant to Fundsters Dies
He co-founded a consulting firm that has supported some of the world's biggest asset managers.
A Multi-Boutique's Ex-CEO Dies At 59
The executive was a founding principal at the publicly traded, acquisitive asset manager.
A Putnam C-Suite Alum Joins a Fund Firm's Parent's Board
The exec also sits on a board for an ETF family and a BDC.
The Neuberger Team Mourns an Ex-MF Chief
The former exec spent more than 38 years at the Gotham asset manager.
Time to Prepare Now for the Future of Wholesaling
A reader shared what she was hearing from sales manager about how they're preparing.
A Subadvised Startup Opens, With an ESG Quant Ally
The entrepreneurs are also teaming up with an active ETF player and a series trust.
Trump or Biden? Gundlach Predicts
Yet the DoubleLine chief said he wasn't as confident as he was when he called it in 2016.
Victory Will Buy a 38-Year-Old Equity Team
The deal will add a tenth investment franchise to the publicly traded multiboutique.
Bye, Bye, Pioneer, Except ...
Amundi is rebranding its U.S. asset management arm.
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