HighTower Adds $500M Ex-Oppenheimer Advisor
Providence, Rhode Island-based Carol Nulman says women continue to be underserved by the financial industry.
Renting Your Home on Airbnb? Don't Forget Lodging Tax
“When you’re short-term renting a property anywhere in the U.S., you’re essentially operating as a hotel,” Rob Stephens of HotSpot Tax warns.
Top Portfolio Products: Nasdaq to Launch Energy Futures Market
SunGard introduces managed investment solution; Envestnet rolls out online education.
Raymond James Grabs $1M Rep From Morgan Stanley in Miami
Meanwhile, Lebenthal Wealth adds a manager and a branch in Michigan.
10 Best States for High-Paying, High-Tech Jobs
A Milken Institute index ranks states’ ability to convert their science and technology resources into high-paying jobs.
The SEC Is Broken
A decades-old law and the origin of new commissioners stymies consensus building and rulemaking at the Securities and Exchange Commission.
5 Big Hiring Mistakes We Made and How to Avoid Them
Advisors can learn much from these personnel fumbles we made at our growing firm, says Katherine Vessenes.
Focus Financial Strikes 6 Merger Deals for Partners
One advisor acquisition came about through a discussion about succession planning, an executive says.
Less Affluent Americans Boost Charity; Wealthy Donors Tighten Belts
Despite earning less, middle- and lower-income Americans have increased the share of their income thay give to charity since the recession.
20 Best & Worst States for Pension Funding
Data from S&P shows the health of public retirement funds.