Raymond James Taps Former Morgan Stanley Exec for West Coast Growth
Rick Sanchez comes on board in the San Francisco area to expand branches and recruiting for the employee channel.
Bill to Delay DOL Fiduciary Rulemaking Is Revived
Rep. Ann Wagner, R-Mo., has reintroduced a bill to force the DOL to wait until the SEC makes its own fiduciary rule.
Raymond James Nabs $2.6M Ex-RBC Team
In addition, a former Merrill Lynch rep affiliates with LPL Financial, and Baird adds an ex-UBS team.
Fighting Financial Exploitation of Seniors
Senators, SEC Investor Advocate Rick Fleming and NASAA ponder whether new laws and programs could make it easier to report financial abuse.
Ultra-Wealthy Own $3 Trillion in Luxury Real Estate Assets: Report
Luxury residential real estate holds a special place in the portfolio of the world’s ultrawealthy population, according to a report by Wealth-X and Sotheby's.
Why Cheap Oil Is Here to Stay
Technology has transformed the energy picture, Alexei Bayer writes.
CBO Says Entitlements Will Cause Ballooning Deficits
Does that mean reform of Social Security and health care programs is coming? Probably not, says strategist Greg Valliere.
Illinois OKs Roth IRA-Style Retirement Plan
ASPPA applauds the law, which will require employers with 25 or more workers to offer private retirement plans or use the state program.
Raymond James Adds 8 Advisors; Margaret Towle Joins Merrill
RJ adds advisors from largest credit union in Oregon, while Wells Fargo adds reps in Connecticut and Texas. Towle, formerly of HighTower, joins Merrill.
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.