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22 May, 2017, 11:37 ET HighTower Launches 9th New Individual Team for 2017: PDS Wealth Management

HighTower announces the launch of PDS Wealth Management, based in West Palm Beach, FL. Under the leadership of Managing Director Tom Parker, and...


10 May, 2017, 10:22 ET HighTower Adds Olympic Marathoner, Chief Happiness Officer, and Paraplegic Mountaineer to Apex 2017 Speaker Roster

HighTower's third Apex summit (May 23-24, 2017 at the Intercontinental San Francisco) will explore the role that financial wellness plays in...


02 May, 2017, 11:22 ET HighTower Adds Synergy Capital Solutions, $300 Million in Client Assets

HighTower announces the launch of Synergy Capital Solutions. The team has three locations: Chicago; Naples, Fl.; and Bloomfield Hills, Mich....


01 May, 2017, 10:00 ET HighTower's Apex 2017 Gathers Experts and Visionaries to Explore the Crossroads of Health and Wealth

HighTower will host the 3rd Annual Apex Summit on May 23-24 at the Intercontinental San Francisco. Featuring insightful speakers and thought...


27 Apr, 2017, 11:34 ET HighTower Names Kimberly Papedis Head of National Sales & Platform Strategy

HighTower recently promoted Kimberly Papedis to Managing Director, Head of National Sales & Platform Strategy. Previously, Ms. Papedis led the...


24 Apr, 2017, 11:41 ET HighTower Launches Resolute Investment Advisors in Colorado Springs

HighTower announces the launch of Resolute Investment Advisors, LLC, the 7th new individual team to join HighTower in 2017. The team is located in...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:02 ET HighTower's Richard Saperstein and Leo Kelly Named to Barron's Top 100 Financial Advisors

Two HighTower advisors appear on Barron's list of the "Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2017": Richard Saperstein of HighTower Treasury Partners...


18 Apr, 2017, 09:45 ET After Record-Breaking First Quarter, HighTower Expands to Western New York

HighTower announces the launch of HighTower Buffalo. The team was previously known as National Wealth Management at Wells Fargo and manages $175...


17 Apr, 2017, 10:45 ET HighTower Completes $245 Million Financing Transaction to Support Largest-Ever Acquisition

HighTower recently secured a new credit facility totaling $245 million, an increase of $75 million over the company's previous facility. The...


13 Apr, 2017, 08:03 ET HighTower to Acquire WealthTrust from Lee Equity Partners, Adding $6.4 Billion in Client Assets

HighTower announces its intent to acquire WealthTrust, which includes $6.4 billion in client assets nationwide. The transaction is the largest in...


27 Mar, 2017, 10:56 ET HighTower Concludes Dynamic First Quarter with Addition of 5th New Team

HighTower announces that St. Louis-based wealth management firm Rogers & Company Wealth Management has merged into HighTower St. Louis...


13 Mar, 2017, 13:37 ET HighTower Sets Rapid Pace for 2017 Growth with 4th New Team

HighTower announces the launch of Ewing/Cona Wealth Management in Marlton, New Jersey. Formerly with Merrill Lynch, the team oversees nearly $200...


06 Mar, 2017, 14:45 ET HighTower Increases its Share of Advisors on Barron's 2017 Top 1200 List

Fourteen HighTower advisors appear on the 2017 Barron's "Top 1200 Advisors by State" ranking. Last year, HighTower had 12 honorees on the...


02 Mar, 2017, 13:37 ET Four HighTower Advisors Named to Forbes List of "America's Top Women Advisors"

HighTower announces that four advisors from the HighTower community appear on the Forbes list of "America's Top Women Advisors 2017." The list,...


21 Feb, 2017, 09:46 ET HighTower Enters Colorado Market with New Team in Denver

HighTower announces that The Kelly & Wohlner Group has joined the HighTower community. Managing Directors Jeffery Kelly and Brian Wohlner and...


02 Feb, 2017, 10:37 ET HighTower's JR Gondeck and Bob White Featured in On Wall Street's 40 Under 40

HighTower advisors earned 2 spots in the "40 Under 40" rankings released last week by On Wall Street. JR Gondeck of The Lerner Group ranked second...


01 Feb, 2017, 09:35 ET HighTower Welcomes Billion-Dollar Team in New York

HighTower announces that the former Westchester Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors and Legacy Group of Morgan Stanley have joined to...


17 Jan, 2017, 08:00 ET HighTower Kicks Off New Year with New Billion-Dollar Team, Expands Footprint with 9th Location in Florida

HighTower announces that Fortress Wealth Planning is the latest financial advisory team to leverage the HighTower platform. The Jacksonville-based...


05 Dec, 2016, 10:37 ET HighTower Expands to Kansas, Completes 12th Transition for 2016 with $260-Million Team from UBS

HighTower announces the launch of Falcon Wealth Advisors, an independent firm based in Mission Woods, Kan. overseeing $260 million in assets. Chief...


31 Oct, 2016, 11:45 ET HighTower, On Track for Record-Breaking Year, Welcomes New RIA

HighTower announces that IronGate Partners has joined the HighTower community. IronGate Partners Inc. is an RIA overseeing $250 million in assets...


18 Oct, 2016, 09:49 ET HighTower Signs 10th Team for 2016, Expands Presence in CT

HighTower announces the launch of The Thrush Group, a Westport, Conn.-based advisory practice managing $250 million in assets. Managing Directors...


19 Sep, 2016, 10:19 ET Three HighTower Advisors Featured on 2016 Financial Times Top 401 Retirement Advisers List

The 2016 Financial Times Top 401 Retirement Advisers list features three HighTower advisors: Charles Andriole of The Andriole Group at HighTower;...


30 Aug, 2016, 09:42 ET HighTower Claims Five of Barron's Top 100 Independent Advisor Rankings

Barron's "Top 100 Independent Financial Advisors for 2016" list features five HighTower advisors. Approximately 40% of all HighTower...


19 Aug, 2016, 09:30 ET HighTower Celebrates Five Straight Years on Inc. 5000 List

 The 2016 Inc. 5000 marks HighTower's fifth consecutive year on the list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. compiled by Inc....


15 Aug, 2016, 10:00 ET HighTower Opens Omaha Office with $500 Million Team

 HighTower announces the launch of HighTower Omaha, the firm's first team in Nebraska. The team transitioned to HighTower from Morgan Stanley...