Taxpayer Advocate Urges IRS to Ease FATCA Rules for Americans Abroad
The IRS' Taxpayer Advocate says some Treasury and IRS reporting requirements should be merged for Americans living overseas with legitimate local bank accounts.
New Hire Roundup: Blundell Joins Northern Trust’s International Wealth Advisory Group
Meanwhile, Rick Golod is now chief global strategist at Behringer, and Marie Swift has joined the Wealthminder advisory board.
HighTower Adds $750M Team From Morgan Stanley
Meanwhile, Focus Financial brings in a $600 million group, and Merrill Lynch grabs a $160 million advisor.
New Hire Roundup: DeNoyior Named President of NAPA
Meanwhile, 361 Capital announced that Andrea Coleman has joined as regional investment specialist.
For Hedge Funds, It Pays to Be the Biggest or the Best
Hedge fund assets will grow at a 7% clip in 2014, surpassing $3 trillion by year-end, according to a Deutsche Bank survey released Tuesday.
Dynasty Adds $800M Team From Morgan Stanley
Meanwhile, Raymond James grabs teams from Ameriprise and Baird and a rep from Edward Jones.
Raymond James Grabs $1M Rep From Morgan Stanley in Miami
Meanwhile, Lebenthal Wealth adds a manager and a branch in Michigan.
New Hire Roundup: Morningstar Shuffles Leadership
Meanwhile, the SEC has appointed a new equity market structure committee, which includes FINRA CEO Richard Ketchum.
Where Do We Go From Here?
Predictions are inherently tricky business.
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