Apriem’s Chief Investment Officer, Benjamin Lau, stopped by The Orange County Business Journal to discuss registered investment advisory firms (RIAs) and the future of investment advising as the publication introduces its newest list featuring large and well-known RIAs. An excerpt is below:

“‘There are huge mega-RIAs forming,’ said Benjamin Lau, chief investment officer at Apriem Advisors of Irvine…

The battle to distinguish RIAs from brokerages ‘is over’ since the public is becoming aware of the differences, Lau said.”

Read the full article here.