ECB's Draghi Commits to Trillion-Euro QE Plan to Fight Deflation
“This is a very important first step and a necessary step,” Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
Raymond James Adds 8 Advisors; Margaret Towle Joins Merrill
RJ adds advisors from largest credit union in Oregon, while Wells Fargo adds reps in Connecticut and Texas. Towle, formerly of HighTower, joins Merrill.
4 Experts Make 11 Predictions on Stocks, Economy for 2015
Wary optimism, not great expectations, pinpoints the outlook for stocks in 2015, top equity strategists say.
How the Age Wave Is Remaking Financial Advice
For advisors, growing numbers of older Americans mean new responsibilities—and golden opportunities.
5 Flags the Market Is Waving at the Fed
A look at several charts tells the story of the factors weighing on traders' minds.
UBS Reps to See Bigger Wealth Bonuses
The 7,000 reps are set to receive more fees and commissions tied to insurance, lending and planning work.
Merrill’s New Comp Plan Pushes Reps to Drop Small Clients
Enhanced payouts will be offered to reps who bring in new high-net-worth households as smaller clients will be directed to Merrill Edge.
Are Asian ETFs Going Higher?
Some experts are weighing the pros and cons of adding to their equity holdings in the region.
Merrill Grabs 6 Reps From Morgan Stanley, Others
The recruited reps have about $710 million in assets and $5 million in production.
Morgan Stanley Payouts in ’15: Will a Boost in Deferred Comp Hurt Reps?
Industry experts are divided on the impact of this pay shift on advisor retention and recruiting.