Dear Dr. Bernanke: Pace Yourself!
Barry Ritholtz writes an open letter to the former Fed chairman, who has a new consulting deal with the hedge fund Citadel.
New Hire Roundup: Ken Fisher Is Not Retiring—Yet
Reports of Fisher’s imminent retirement were exaggerated. Meanwhile, asset management firm TCW Group announced that Heather Conforto Beatty joined as SVP.
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Chairman-Elect Joe Votava Resigns From CFP Board of Directors
Current Chairman Richard Rojeck to assume duties; new chairman to be elected in June to replace Votava.
AIG Advisor Group SpeakLoud Campaign Tells Advisors: We’ll Make Your Voice Heard
“SpeakLoud” is the rallying cry of AIG Advisor Group's new multimedia recruitment campaign targeting advisors seeking a new home.
Algorithms Will Make JPMorgan Less Bad
JPMorgan is using algorithms "to identify rogue employees" to minimize costs and maximize ROE (and bonuses). That happens to coincide with regulatory goals.
New Hire Roundup: Blundell Joins Northern Trust’s International Wealth Advisory Group
Meanwhile, Rick Golod is now chief global strategist at Behringer, and Marie Swift has joined the Wealthminder advisory board.
NAPFA, Take 2: Just Say ‘No’ to Politics
The response to my suggestion that NAPFA not get involved with protesting Indiana's law graphically illustrates my point.
Merrill Rehires Branch Manager From Morgan Stanley
Michael Casey returns to the Thundering Herd after six years at rival wirehouses.
SEC Exam Chief Bowden to Exit
The OCIE head, Andrew Bowden, will return to the private sector.