Wealth management as a concept originated in the year 1990’s in the US. Essentially it is the investment advisory covering financial planning that provides individuals with private banking / asset management / taxation advisory and portfolio management. Among the above services, portfolio management is generic and the rest are highly customized.
Wealth managers are essentially individuals who are trained in the aspects of financial planning. This enables them to address the needs of the individual by combining his individual ability with the product and market knowledge of his firm.
Wealth managers are becoming increasingly aware of the potential of the online (platform) with overall structure of their advisory offerings.
There are few wealth management firms and platforms using internet as a medium for meeting client’s demands.
Wealth management tools and online solutions can extend.
It can also provide a complimentary solution to the current structure of the global wealth management (traditional practices).
What does online wealth mgt solutions bring to the table
Our Solution has been built for the investor hence keeping in view his needs. This itself is a big differential as most other online solutions are customized to the needs of the wealth management firm. From a users point of view this means that migrating from one firm to the other does not affect the way the tools tend to handle his portfolio.
Target clients of Wealth Management are typically known as "High Net Worth Individuals" or "Mass Affluent" retail banking customers. Many banks define these target clients as having a minimum Net Worth or Asset Base which make them attractive customers for retail banks. Target clients in this space typically have a net worth (or positive asset base) of somewhere from between US $150,000 and US $1,000,000 ($1 million). Whereas Private Banking clients typically have a net worth of greater than US $1,000,000 but increasingly expectations are around US $5,000,000 ($5 million).
Solution illustrated overview PRIVACY+SECURITY Collateralised Banking Facilities LIQUIDITY TAX FREE GROWTH Global Income Personal Account Investment Bond Global Funds Global Equities Global Bonds Living Expenses