Top 3 Challenges Posed by EU Banking Union
After much public bickering, the European Parliament has voted to approve rules to govern the move to a banking union. But challenges remain.
Fed Governor Stein Resigns to Return to Teaching at Harvard
Jeremy Stein is a known as a thought leader on the linkage between monetary policy and financial stability.
5 Key Traits of Fastest Growing Bank Wealth Managers
Fidelity study names five traits that set thriving bank wealth practices apart — size and location weren't among them — and their five biggest challenges.
Top 20 Companies for Annuity Sales: 2013
Total annuity sales, which include variable and fixed annuities, saw the largest quarterly percentage increase in 11 years, LIMRA reported.
Hispanic Millennials Are Cautious Banking Customers, Study Finds
Young Hispanics are more likely than the general population to seek financial advice from a bank, TD Bank found.
New Hire Roundup: Fidelity Charitable Names Danforth President
Also, Ron Carson was named to the board of trustees of the American College, and the Withers Consulting Group welcomed David Burleigh.
Investors Can Find Opportunities in Zimbabwe Despite ‘Mugabe Rules’
Media outlets around the world are speculating that the 90-year-old president of Zimbabwe might be weaker than Zimbabwe’s authorities are letting on.
Banks’ Wealth Management Biz Thrives
Wealth management is an increasingly rich revenue source for banks and thrifts as traditional profit centers decline, Michael White and IPI found.
Sallie Krawcheck: Why Women on Wall St. Are Going ‘Backwards’
The former head of BofA’s wealth management operations shares her views on Yellen’s testimony and Barbie’s image of female perfection.
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.