Advisor confidence crept up again in October, buoyed in part by clients' year-end tax planning moves.

After falling in September to a low for the year, the Retirement Advisor Confidence Index - Financial Planning's monthly barometer of business conditions for wealth managers - edged up two points to a reading of 54.5.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Financial Planning content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access