Morgan Stanley Tops Q1 Estimates; Wealth Unit Boosts Profits
The firm's advisor headcount fell below 16,000 advisors, but production rose to nearly $960,000.
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SEC Charges Ex-JPMorgan Advisor With Stealing $20M From Clients
Michael Oppenheim told clients he would buy them safe muni bonds but instead lost their money in "highly unprofitable" options trading, the SEC said.
Citigroup Beats Estimates as Cost Cuts Cushion Trading Slump
The bank still faces several investigations, which may negatively impact upcoming financial results.
Goldman Profit at 5-Year High as Every Business Tops Estimates
The investment bank turns things around after last quarter's decline in net income.
BofA Misses Q1 Estimates; Wealth Profits Fall 11%
Merrill Lynch boosts its advisor force and faces higher compensation and related costs.
Female FAs Tired of Playing Musical Chairs: Ann Hughes
Recruiting existing female advisors is simply a game of musical chairs. Ann Hughes, consultant-with-a-mission, says it's time for a new game.
Wells Fargo Sees Q1 Profit Drop on Weaker Bank Results
Meanwhile, wealth and brokerage operations boost net income 18% in the period.
JPMorgan Profit Rises 12% on Gains From Stock, Bond Trading
The bank boosts earnings on asset management 11% to $502 million, as total assets for the unit hit $1.8 trillion.
Baird Adds $350M Ex-Schwab Rep
Meanwhile, Raymond James and Ameriprise pick up teams from Morgan Stanley and Stifel.