New Hire Roundup: Prudential Names Ward Head of Stable Value
In other new hires, HighTower announced that Kimberly Hollenbeck will join the firm as executive director of business development.
SEC Names Flannery Chief Economist
The SEC said Monday that Mark Flannery will become the agency’s new chief economist and director of its Division of Economic and Risk Analysis.
Raymond James Recruits 3 Wirehouse Teams, $875M in Client Assets
Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch grab advisors from each other in the latest recruiting push.
Why You Need Women on Your Advisor Team
The skills and decision-making process displayed by women can make a big difference to an advisory firm's success, and their clients'.
Raymond James Taps Retirement Exec From Janney Montgomery
Frank McAleer, a nearly 30-year industry veteran, comes on board to focus on platform, other tools.
Alexandra Lebenthal: Who Are You Calling a Socialite?
The Lebenthal Holdings CEO on her new wealth unit, how she bought back her iconic family name from Merrill and how she recruits female advisors.
New Hire Roundup: Great-West Financial Names Manello CFO
Also in new hires, Treasury's Office of Financial Research added 11 new members to its financial research advisory committee.
The ‘Dog Pack’ Leadership Lessons
Dogs don’t micromanage, but like a pack, a great team will practice self-discipline.
How Advisors Dodged ’08 Meltdown: FA Insight Study
Congratulations, advisors. The years since the financial crisis were a struggle, but you made it work. FA Insight has the numbers to prove it.
SEC's Blass to Become ICI's General Counsel
David Blass, chief counsel and associate director of the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets, will become the ICI's general counsel in September.