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The Journal of Investment Consulting is a peer-reviewed academic publication focused on empirical, graduate-level research, including commentary from academic authorities, industry leaders, and award-winning authors. The publication keeps investment advisors and wealth managers abreast of new research findings in investments and private wealth management. Each issue includes a topical discussion with leading experts and visionaries in finance, economics, and investments as part of the Masters Series interviews.

A distinguished editorial advisory board consisting of acknowledged authorities and leaders in the fields of consulting, capital markets, investment management, fiduciary practice, and financial planning reviews all submittals. Articles are selected based on relevancy, content, and proof of thought. The editorial mix of each issue may include the following:

  • Behavioral finance
  • Empirical research
  • Ethics
  • Legal and regulatory issues
  • Practice management
  • Wealth management

IMCA members receive the publication complimentary in both online and print format. Nonmembers may view articles from the current issue only. Nonmembers interested in joining IMCA to access the complimentary Journal of Investment Consulting subscription and other IMCA membership benefits, click here for more information.

For more information about the Journal of Investment Consulting, please e-mail Debbie Nochlin, Managing Editor, or call 303.699.7000.

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