Revolution and Reform
For weeks, news stories about strikes and protests in France over President Nicolas Sarkozy’s unwavering decision to change the country’s pension system dominated the headlines.
Catching Up With...
Since its founding in 2008, HighTower Advisors has expanded at a brisk pace--with 15 new partnerships and counting, many of them from breakaway wirehouse advisors...
HighTower's Weissbluth Contemplates Why Brokers Are Like Butchers: The Weekend Interview
HighTower CEO Elliot Weissbluth made it clear in an August 2 interview with Investment Advisor that he welcomes breakaway brokers into his firm--and he compared brokers favorably to high-end butchers.
Weekend Interview: HighTower's Weissbluth Contemplates Why Brokers Are Like Butchers
Fiduciary responsibility for brokers? "A change of regulation can't convert butchers into dietitians"
It's the fact that the firm is multi-custodian and multi-clearing. It's the fact that its backers include some of the smartest people in the business....