Dodd and Frank on Dodd-Frank
“We did very difficult, politically hard things” in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, former Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank said July 21 as the law that bears his name celebrated its fifth anniversary. “My head hurt.”
A Few Surprising Things About Bernanke You Don’t Know
At LPL’s recent conference, the former Fed chairman revealed some things that may surprise you.
Why Do Wealthy Parents Have Wealthy Kids?
An NBER study discovers that wealthy parents have wealthy children, even when those kids are adopted.
New Hire Roundup: Mercer Adds Execs
Also, Doug Dachille joined AIG as chief investment officer, while Kent Weaver returned to Glenmede, and J. Keith Morgan joined TIAA-CREF.
ABLE Act Passed, but Many Questions Remain
For states deciding whether to host or contract a qualified disability savings account program, there’s a lot to consider.
Top 20 States for Private Equity Investment in 2014
Some 3,100 U.S. businesses benefited from private equity investments last year.
Yellen Upbeat on Economy Amid GOP Attacks
Yellen rejects more oversight of Fed as House Republicans criticize her.
10 Women Who Are the Wealthiest People in Their States
A fifth of the states have a woman as their richest resident, a Forbes list shows.
Advisors Who Serve(d) Tell Their Stories: Fourth of July, 2015
In the second part of our latest slideshow honoring advisors who served in the armed forces, we present 17 veterans deserving recognition.
New Hire Roundup: Merrill Adds Teams From Barclays, UBS
In addition, Intellectus joins Dynasty and Independent Financial Partners names Ned Van Riper as recruiting director.