THE BLOG

29
Jan

Tech Tip Tuesday: Stay on Top of Client RMDs with Orion’s RMD Dashboard

Find out how Orion's RMD Dashboard can streamline your clients’ RMD process and help them avoid costly IRS penalties in this week's Tech Tip.

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22
Jan

File 13F Securities Reports Seamlessly with Help from the Orion Compass App

Find out how you can navigate the complexities of the regulatory environment, including 13F filings and streamline your business with the help of Orion's Compass app!

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15
Jan

OmniGuide Chat Bots Help Orion Service Teams Provide Quick Solutions

The robots are taking over! Well not really, but they are here to help provide quick solutions during your chat conversations! With the new OmniGuide Chat Bots, you’ll be able to engage more effectively with our Subject Matter Expert (SME) team members and get answers to your questions fast so you can get back to your business. Let’s dive in! What? OmniGuide chatbots have been setup for several of our SME teams. As you engage in chat conversations, the chatbots will pop up to offer helpful solutions to your questions so you can get the answers you’re looking for even faster; saving you valuable time. Each of our SME teams are building responses to common questions that come up during chats. Since they are built by humans, the responses are meant to be conversational, not robotic. Unlike knowledge articles, which are a repository of lengthy FAQ articles, Omniguide responses are designed to be short, and logically flow in dynamic and complex conversations. Let’s checkout a sample conversation… Advisor: I have a question about performance for an account. Advisor: Can I share my screen with you? Omniguide: Sure thing! I’ll send you a request now! SME team member: Let’s go to...

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27
Dec

Tech Tip Thursday: How to Use Orion’s Performance Overview App

The next time you need to quickly calculate portfolio performance, try the Performance Overview app in Orion Connect. You can generate performance for any entity level, and compare it against benchmarks.

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13
Dec

Tech Tip Thursday: Set Related Households for Billing Breakpoints

Orion’s portfolio accounting tools give you ultimate flexibility when it comes to billing your clients. Read how to set up aggregate household billing to achieve the right breakpoints in today’s blog.

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06
Dec

Tech Tip Thursday: Managing Your Orion Form 13F and ADV Settings

In this week’s Tech Tip, we’ll show you how you can use Orion to simplify your Form 13F and ADV reporting with the Compass app, which we designed to help you create a compliance testing regimen that can automatically run the right reports when you need them.

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29
Nov

Tech Tip Thursday: Keep Your Data Clean with the Asset Comparison Report

Orion’s Asset Comparison Reports alerts you to accounts and assets that a custodian no longer sends to Orion so you can easily keep your database clean and updated.

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21
Nov

5 Ways Orion Can Support Your Growth in Becoming a Billion-Dollar Firms

Large and growing RIA firms often have more highly-specialized needs from their technology partners. Read our post to see how Orion can support your needs.

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15
Nov

Tech Tip Thursday: Show the Best Performance Calculation Method for Your Clients

Learn how to change the performance calculation method displayed in the Client Portal and display the performance calculation method that makes the most sense for your clients.

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08
Nov

Tech Tip Thursday: Exclude Assets From Your Billing Process and Save Time This Billing Season

Learn how to exclude certain accounts, assets, or products from a client’s billing statement this billing season so you can save time and get back to your business.

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