Senate Finance to ‘Move Quickly’ on Tax Extenders
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., made special mention of the research and development tax credit.
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.
Camp’s Tax Plan Unlikely to Pass but Sure to Ignite Debate
Though Rep. Camp's tax plan is highly unlikely to become law this year, retirement planning advocates weighed in.
15 Most Generous American Donors in 2013
The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual ranking of the top 50 donors to charitable causes showed contributions rose 4% over 2012.
Advisors ‘Following the Money’ to New, Underserved Markets
The best new markets for advisors are in increasingly far-flung places, away from traditional financial hubs like New York and Los Angeles.
UBS, Raymond James Grab $2M Teams From Rivals
Meanwhile, Sapient recruits a rep from RBC in Oregon, a new RIA opens its doors in Minnesota, and an ex-Ameriprise group joins LPL.
Friedman: 5 U.S. Budget Battles Yet to Fight
While Congress recently avoided a government shutdown, five big fiscal issues remain unresolved, says The Washington Update's Andy Friedman.
Changes Afoot in Washington Well Ahead of Midterm Elections
"It’s virtually certain that Republicans will retain control of the House — and now are within striking distance of taking the Senate,” says strategist Valliere.
Russell Investments Chief Economist Dueker Found Dead
Mike Dueker, the chief economist at Russell Investments, was found dead at the side of a highway that leads to the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in Washington state, according to the police.
New Hire Roundup: Cetera Names New CIO
Meanwhile, Dynasty Financial Partners welcomed Ron Sallet, Morrison & Foerster added Charles Duross, and Fusion Family Wealth added Fred Gold.