Catching up with… Scott Colyer
If you’re in the decidedly unglamorous, but wholly necessary fixed income business, setting up shop in Monument, Colo., serves as an effective (and breathtaking) counterbalance.
Ex-UBS Chief Grano on Wirehouses: ‘They’ve Lost Their Way’
The former head of UBS-PaineWebber also says that the breakaway-broker trend is likely to continue
Cetera, Former ING Advisor Group, Hires Second Schwab Executive
Cetera Financial Group, formerly ING Advisors Network, said Monday it had hired Mark Palmer as the firm's national sales manager.
Former ING Advisor Group Hires Second Schwab Exec
Cetera Financial Group, formerly ING Advisors Network, said it has hired Mark Palmer as the firm's national sales manager after tapping Barnaby Grist in February.
Broker/Dealer Briefing: Cetera Ready to Grow
If there's one thing that advisors cannot stand, it's uncertainty. So imagine that you were a representative affiliated with one of the ING broker/dealers over...
Portrait of a Branch Manager
It takes an ultra savvy advisor to service ultra-high-net-worth clients -- and it takes an ultra-talented branch manager to coach top FAs to be even...
Alexandra Lebenthal is as excited as she is frustrated: "This is an entrepreneurial oxymoron!" she exclaims. "The Lebenthal name in a startup company! I feel...
UBS to Buy McDonald after Piper Jaffray Deal Closes
What do you do after gobbling up some 700 Piper Jaffray advisors? If you're UBS, you make another deal -- this time to rake in...
Real Estate Firm Praedium Hires Managers for Long/Short Portfolio
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--The Praedium Group LLC appointed Christopher Pappas and Brian O' Flanagan as portfolio managers for a long/short hedged strategy in real estate securities. Mr....
Arbitrage Opportunities in Indian Securities Fuel
BOSTON (HedgeWorld.com)--Venus Capital Management started a new multi-strategy global arbitrage fund that focuses on equities and derivatives from Indian issuers. It also has an index...