“Next Tech Bet: Automated Advice,” Wall Street Journal, February 13, 2015 C1. The electrical banana, bound to be the very next craze. A look at startups engaged in handling investments without the need for the middle man, or his or her office.
Is investment advice the provision of information or the management of a service? Is the service, which adds value by personalizing the contact, and hand-holding, worth the cost? We’ll see.