SEC Names Flannery Chief Economist
The SEC said Monday that Mark Flannery will become the agency’s new chief economist and director of its Division of Economic and Risk Analysis.
BofA Q2 Earnings Tumble on $4 Billion Expense for Litigation
Bank of America spent $4 billion in the second quarter to cover litigation costs, including a mortgage settlement with American International Group.
U.S. Stocks Fluctuate With Treasuries on Fed Comments; Oil Drops
U.S. stocks fell as the Fed said valuations for smaller companies in social media and biotech appear “substantially stretched.”
Wells Fargo Grabs 8 Advisors With $1 Billion in Assets
Meanwhile, RIAs affiliated with Focus Financial and LPL add reps.
Top 20 States for Private Equity Investment
An analysis by a private equity group ranks states by investment value and number of investments.
20 Best & Worst Cities to Start a Career
WalletHub analysis determines which cities offer new grads the most opportunity, personally and professionally, and which cities they should avoid.
15 Most Affordable Online MBAs
Here are 15 online business graduate degrees that get high quality ratings and won't break the bank.
New Hire Roundup: Hedge Fund Association Names Regional Co-Directors
Also in new hires, Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, announced that Zach Rudisill will assume the role of tax counsel on his staff.
LPL to Move 1,000 Workers to New Carolinas Facility
The IBD's employees in Charlotte will relocate 30 miles south in the coming years; LPL says it is investing $150 million in the area.
Top 10 Metro Areas With Highest Pay for Advisors: 2014
ThinkAdvisor used Bureau of Labor Statistics data to find the metro regions with the highest financial advisor salaries. Some are off the beaten path.