SEC Enforcement: Ex-Wells Fargo Analyst, Trader Charged With Insider Trading
SEC also hits two for insider trading on Pershing Square's Herbalife short, while Massachusetts charges a tax advisor with preying on elderly relatives.
Boutique Firm Snowden Lane Adds $400M UBS Team
Snowden Lane is closing in on $1.4 billion in assets nationwide with its latest recruits.
Shelley Bergman: Portrait of an ETF Strategist
Morgan Stanley's Shelley Bergman is a master at investing in exchange-traded funds—and a critic of many of the industry's expanding offerings.
New Hire Roundup: Barclays Taps Bhargava to Head Wealth, Investment Management
In another personnel move, Michael McKeigue has joined Montage Investments as managing director of the national accounts team.
Investors More Confident but See Stagnation Ahead
Investor confidence has hit a seven-year high but still falls far short of the pre-recession average, Wells Fargo and Gallup found.
Wells Fargo Fined $5M Over Advisor’s Insider Trading, Altered Document
SEC says Wells Fargo Advisors was slow to release required compliance documents and "altered" one related to sales of Burger King stock.
LPL Adds $1.2B Team; Wells Fargo Recruits $1.4B Reps
Also, Washington Wealth brings in group from RBC with $830 million in assets, as Morgan Stanley's Graystone attracts Merrill institutional team.
9 Reasons Why Alan Greenspan Is Wrong About Everything
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently laid out nine reasons the economy stinks. Here’s why he’s wrong, according to New York Life’s John Kim.
Wells Fargo Adds 11 California Reps With $1B in AUM
The wirehouse taps a new communications chief, as independent firms hire recruiters, portfolio managers.
The Biggest Lie of the New Century
The claim that bank executives did nothing illegal during the financial crisis is simply implausible if not laughable, Barry Ritholtz writes.