The true-value-and-lasting-lessons of the Trump/Shumosi shutdown… 1) Many people volunteer for fragile hand-to-mouth government sanctioned existence [see “socialism”]. 2) Many businesses depend on REGULAR government assistance, approval or intervention over their own tenacity. 3) A majority of individuals is unprepared through self-education, commitment to personal and professional improvement or God-given faith for the future. Meanwhile, some businesses are growing on steroids.
Robo-advisors are in the midst of another growth spurt. In 2017, the automated investment platforms surpassed $200 billion in aggregate assets under management worldwide, according to a new estimate from Backend Benchmarking, which tracks the performance of robos. “I think it’s pretty significant,” Backend Publisher Ken Schapiro says of the milestone.