Merrill Adds $750M Ex-Barclays Group in Houston
The group was part of Lehman Brothers until 2008.
World Cup Bribery Scandal: 6 Things Investors Need to Know
While the jury is still out on the final outcome, investors in host countries and related sectors should know about the investigation and possible consequences.
Don’t Worry About the Bull Market; Worry About the Dollar: Richard Bernstein
The former Merrill investment chief has some advice for investors worried about a stock market correction in the U.S. and looking for alternatives overseas.
SIFMA Lowers Growth Outlook; Sees Fed Rate Hike in September
Despite a negative Q1, "the economy is already getting right back on track," said Ethan Harris, chairman of SIFMA’s Economic Advisory Roundtable.
Investors Boost Cash on Threats of Rate Hike, Greek Exit: BofA Merrill
Global investors are holding more cash in anticipation of Fed rate hike and worries about Greece and China, a BofA Merrill Lynch survey finds.
Maria Bartiromo: More ‘Money Hammer’ Than ‘Money Honey’
The Fox anchor talks to ThinkAdvisor about her advice for FAs, why business news is sexy and why beauty only gets a journalist so far.
Apple Is the New Pimco, and Tim Cook Is the New Bond King
Tech companies hoarding cash have become big fixed income players, going after investment-grade offerings.
LPL Adds Teams From Morgan Stanley, Lincoln; Merrill Grabs Ex-UBS Duo
The indie broker-dealer should bring in about $600 million in new assets and the wirehouse about $300 million.
SEC Hits Merrill for $11 Million Over Faulty Short-Sale Orders
Two Merrill entities admitted to using inaccurate, old data when executing short-sale orders for customers.
Millennials: Ignore Them at Your Peril
Figuring out how to serve the now-largest of the generations is worth it, several advisors said in a recent discussion.