Lincoln Financial Securities Chief Departs
Chris Flint is being temporarily replaced as head of Lincoln Financial Securities by Tom Eusebio and Stafford Moser.
Raymond James Lands Its Biggest Recruit Ever, From Morgan Stanley
The Americas Group, based in South Florida, manages some $2.4 billion for retail and institutional clients.
Barclays U.S. Wealth May Fetch $250 Million, Credit Suisse Says
Stifel Financial is reportedly in a deal to acquire the firm's roughly 250 financial advisors.
HighTower Group to Target Athletes, Celebrities
Some advisors, though, say it's better to focus on pro athletes from a single sport rather than targeting all VIPs.
Wells Fargo Boosts Support for Team Practices
The wirehouse is rolling out technology and even a national conference for its team-based advisors, says Kim Ta.
On Wall Street, if You Earn More You Cheat More, Study Finds
More than a third of the highest paid financial professionals have firsthand knowledge of wrongdoing, and many say compensation plans incentivize lawbreaking, the study found.
Wells Fargo Adds Morgan Stanley Reps; LPL Picks Up Team From JPMorgan
Also, an LPL affiliate forms an RIA partnership to attract new reps to its network.
Hull to Replace Retiring Mulholland at UBS Wealth
In the first quarter, UBS Americas' nearly 7,000 reps top rival Merrill Lynch in yearly fees and commissions.
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.
Hearsay Social’s New Curated Content Tool Moves Beyond Finance
The tool lets advisors access preapproved content on everything from lifestyle news to sports in order to help build a brand that reflects their personality.