Which Wirehouse Tops LPL’s List of Recruited Reps?
The independent broker-dealer is adding a sizable number of teams and advisors from one firm in particular.
New Hire Roundup: American College Names Linda Need Board Chairwoman
Also this week, Hy Saporta was named COO of Steward Partners Global Advisory, and a former top Boehner staffer joined the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Bank Customer Satisfaction Returns to Prerecession Levels
Customers are happier with their banks despite higher fees, the American Customer Satisfaction Index says. Satisfaction with health insurers rose, too.
Economy and Politicians Put Americans in Sour Mood
But most Americans feel well-equipped to make important financial decisions, according to the latest quarterly Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll.
10 Top Mobile Apps for Investors: Dalbar
These apps designed by financial services companies stood out among the 45 evaluated in several categories.
New Hire Roundup: Dana McLaughlin Joins Beirne Wealth Consulting
This week in new hires, CLA Wealth Advisors added George Hostal, and Hartford Funds brought in Shaun McDonald and Dylan White.
Top 10 Richest Colleges for 2012—The Biggest Endowments
After a big year in 2011, these 10 colleges’ funds rose at a much slower rate last year.
Moody's Says Sandy Likely to Drive Further Rate Increases
Moody’s reports that one positive result of Hurricane Sandy for insurance companies is that the event will likely help support price increases going into 2013.
Ex-Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty Named CEO of Financial Services Roundtable
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota was named president and CEO of The Financial Services Roundtable, replacing longtime CEO Steve Barlett, who is retiring.
Top 10 Richest Colleges for 2011: The Biggest Endowments
Some surprises on the endowment front, and some non-surprises. Ivy League schools dominate the list with Harvard's haul nearly double its arch-rival's