HighTower Sees ‘Exceptional Addition’ to Firm as Margaret Towle Joins as Partner
Margaret Towle, a Ph.D. with a $ billion clientele, is joining HighTower, the Chicago-based RIA firm led by Elliot Weissbluth, as a partner and managing director from Greycourt.
Barclays Adds 14 Advisors With $4 Billion in Assets From Merrill, UBS and Other BDs
The new investment advisors also join from JP Morgan, HSBC, Credit Suisse, Northern Trust and Thomas Weisel Partners on the East and West coasts.
2010 Q4 Earnings: Northern Trust Profit Falls 22%
Wednesday’s announcement of Q4 earnings by Northern Trust Corp. disappointed investors, as profits fell 22%, driven down by low interest rates.
Northern Trust Initiates LGBT and Non-Traditional Family Practice
Northern Trust has formalized a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) and Non-Traditional Family Practice, the firm announced Tuesday.
Northern Trust Acquires L.A. Investment Advisor Waterline Partners
Northern Trust acquired Waterline Partners LLC, a Los Angeles investment advisory firm that serves affluent individuals and families.
Northern Trust Enhances Tracking for Funds-of-Funds
Northern Trust announced Wednesday that it had launched a portfolio reporting and monitoring system for managers of private equity funds-of-funds.
Name it, and Margaret Towle's done it - at least in alternative investments. Towle entered the fledging space in the early 1980s, when few knew...
Death and taxes: Control what you can
The repeal of the estate tax is ready to sunset, and it's doubtful the Obama administration will have it rise again. This means a readjustment...
The Affluentialist: Why The Affluent Need LTC Insurance
Surprising economic times can reveal fault lines in previously solid assumptions. The conventional wisdom was that the wealthy would pay for long-term nursing care out-of-pocket...
Survey: investment managers decrease cash positions
Global investment managers show signs they want to get back into the market. A survey of investment managers by Northern Trust Global Advisors (NTGA) found...