May 26, 2017

Tiburon Research Call:
Online Advice Market

Tiburon Strategic Advisors and its Managing Partner Chip Roame are pleased to announce that the next Tiburon Research Call will be on the Online Advice Market. It will be held Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 10:00am PT. All employees from Tiburon CEO Summit sponsors and Tiburon members, as well as media representatives who cover Tiburon Research, are invited to join this call with Managing Partner Chip Roame. This is one of over 40 Tiburon Research Calls set for this year. To see the full Tiburon Research Calls schedule, click here.

If you are an employee at a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to listen, please email Lupita Uribe to RSVP. If you are an employee at a firm that is not yet a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to become a client and obtain access to Tiburon Research Calls, please email Sarah Sage.


Prior Tiburon Research Call:
Discount & Online Brokerage Firms

Employees at Tiburon CEO Summit sponsors or Tiburon members that had to miss this week's Discount & Online Brokerage Firms Tiburon Research Call led by Tiburon Managing Partner Chip Roame can access the recording on our web site by clicking the link below and loging in with your username & password.

If you are an employee at a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and need your username & password to access this Tiburon Research Call, please email Lupita Uribe. If you are an employee at a firm that is not yet a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to become a client to obtain access to this Tiburon Research Call, please email Sarah Sage.


Skip & Chip's Excellent Adventure 6.0:
Kauai, July 9-13, 2017

Tiburon Managing Partner Chip Roame and Tiburon client Skip Schweiss (President, TD Ameritrade Trust Company) will co-lead the annual Skip & Chip’s Excellent Adventure July 9-13, 2017 to Kauai. On July 9th the group will hike the Kalalau Trail in-and-out for a total of 22 miles. On July 11th the group will kayak the seventeen miles along the Napali Coast.

This will be the sixth in the series, in which participants have reached the tops of Mount Whitney & Mount Shasta, traversed the Grand Canyon, summited Half Dome in Yosemite, and completed the Four Pass Loop outside of Aspen, CO. The annual outing combines a challenging outdoor adventure with a fun weekend together. For more information, please email Skip Schweiss (President, TD Ameritrade Trust Company).


Tiburon CEO Summit XXXIII:
October 9-11, 2017 in San Francisco, CA

Tiburon Strategic Advisors and its Managing Partner Chip Roame are pleased to announce the upcoming Tiburon CEO Summit XXXIII will be held on October 9-11, 2017, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, CA. Tiburon CEO Summits provide a unique opportunity for leaders from throughout the financial services industry to gather to collaborate & candidly discuss the future of the industry. Attendees will enjoy over 40 CEO-level speakers discussing the industry's biggest topics.

If you are a C-level executive at a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to participate in Tiburon CEO Summit XXXIII, please email Tiburon's Managing Partner Chip Roame. If you are a C-level executive at a firm that is not yet a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and interested, please email Sarah Sage.


Tiburon Written Research:

Online Advice Market: The Rapid Rise of Robo or Digital Advisors (& Related Firms)

Tiburon Strategic Advisors is pleased to highlight its research on Online Advice Market. The purpose of this research is to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the online advice market, often called robo or digital advisors. This research includes online advice firms which target defined contribution plans as well as those which target the B2C market. Futhermore, this research includes both pure online players as well as hybrids that include video, chat, and/or telephone support. This research combines with Tiburon research coverage of online tools companies, online banking, online brokerage firms, and online insurance to form its online financial services research series.

This research starts with a history of the online advice market, including these phases, including the dot com phase; robo advisors emergence phase; & maturization & consolidation Phase. This research defines four distinct markets segments, including defined contribution plan focused online advice firms; B2C focused online advice firms (discount brokerage firms & mutual fund companies; robo advisors); & wholesale robo advisor technology firms.

And this research makes several predictions for the online advice market, including growing online advice market; continued success for defined contribution plan focused online advice firms; dominance of discount brokerage firms & mutual fund companies amongst B2C focused online advice firms; success of three-to-five robo advisors; success of several wholesale robo advisor technology firms; & financial advisor pricing pressure & integration of robo advisor technology.

If you are an employee at a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and need your username & password to access Tiburon's Written Research, please email Lupita Uribe. If you are an employee at a firm that is not yet a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to become a client to obtain access to Tiburon Written Research, please email Sarah Sage.


Tiburon Written Research:

Edelman Financial Services:
A Leading Fee-Based Financial Advisory Firm with a Growing National Presence

Tiburon Strategic Advisors is pleased to highlight its research on Edelman Financial Services. Edelman Financial Services was founded by Ric & Jean Edelman in 1987 and is based in Fairfax, VA. The firm has 543 employees, 32,589 clients, 63,400 accounts, $18.7 billion assets under management & administration, and is led by its Exeuctive Chairman Ric Edelman, CEO Ryan Parker, President Ed Moore, & Chief Operating Officer Rene Chaze.

Edelman Financial Services comprehensive Power Point deck below includes a synopsis of its history, including its key phases: independent phase; Sanders Morris Harris Group phase; Lee Equity Partners phase; Hellman & Friedman phase. Its profile includes the key statistics of the firm, including its number of employees, clients, average client assets under management & administration, accounts, new accounts, lost accounts, net new accounts, average account size, assets under management & administration, assets under management & administration per employee, assets under management & administration per financial advisor, assets under management, assets under administration, new client inflows, existing client inflows, inflows, outflows, cancellation, net flows, market appreication, net new assets under management & administration, revenues, advisory revenues, interest & dividends, other revenues, variable expenses, commissions & planner payouts, clearing & other variable expenses, variable expenses as share of revenues, gross profits, gross margin, SG&A expenses, SG&A expenses as a share of revenues, compensation, bonus earnout, communications & data processing, advertisting fees, occupancy fees (excluding depreciation), professional fees, legal fees & other settlements, other general & administrative costs, EBITDA, EBITDA margin, interest, depreciation, amortization, intangible impairment, pre-tax income, taxes, and net profits (continuing operations).

Its profile includes detailed outlines of its core businesses, including retail business: financial planning investment Management (EMAP); insurance (HWG Insurance Agency); Edelman Financial Network (TAMP); retirement plans; Edelman online; & institutional. And its profile concludes with the highlights of its organizational structure & ownership.

If you are an employee at a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and need your username & password to access Tiburon's Written Research, please email Lupita Uribe. If you are an employee at a firm that is not yet a Tiburon CEO Summit sponsor or Tiburon member and would like to become a client to obtain access to Tiburon Written Research, please email Sarah Sage.


Recent Tiburon Research Calls

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Tiburon Impact Adventure 2.0:
Mexico, January 27-28, 2018

Tiburon Managing Partner Chip Roame, Hanson McClain Co-CEO Scott Hanson, Riskalyze CEO Aaron Klein, & First Rate President Craig Wietz will lead Tiburon Impact Adventure 2.0 to build houses in San Antonio Del Mar, Mexico on January 27-28, 2018. For more information, please contact Craig Wietz (President, First Rate).
Tiburon Impact Adventure 1.0 was led by Tiburon Managing Partner Chip Roame, and Tiburon clients Centana Growth Partners Managing Partner Ben Cukier, Hanson McClain Co-CEO Scott Hanson, & Riskalyze CEO Aaron Klein in Ethiopia on January 15-18, 2017. While on the Tiburon Impact Adventure, the group spent a couple of days on-site at an Ethiopian school, as well as in Addis Ababa. If you are interested in the results of Tiburon Impact Adventure 1.0, please email Aaron Klein (CEO, Riskalyze).

Tiburon Impact Adventures are intended to connect first world finance with developing world needs. If you are interested in the Tiburon Impact Adventures generally, would like to propose a future Tiburon Impact Adventure, and/or in wish to inquire about taking part in future Impact Adventures, please email Scott Hanson (Co-CEO, Hanson McClain).


Tiburon Conference Speeches

Tiburon partners have given hundreds of speeches to both financial industry executives and financial advisors. Common audiences for Tiburon partners include board meetings, executive offsites, employee meetings, financial advisor annual conferences, top producers trips, regional forums, & due diligence trips; and national & regional trade group meetings. Tiburon partners have all been widely quoted & can offer detailed insights to conference attendees. The firm's most popular speech topics evolve with market trends and Tiburon's research agenda. Any topic would provide timely research-based conclusions and Tiburon is also willing to merge and custom-design topics to fit specific needs. If you would like to schedule a conference speech, please email Sarah Sage.