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Jan 22, 2015, 11:00 ET

Timing matters when withdrawing Social Security benefits, says Atlantic Trust

Taking retirement benefits sooner or later depends a lot on your health, lifestyle and financial needs and resources ATLANTA, Jan. 22, 2015...

Jan 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

Koch Brothers Reign Supreme On Wealth-X's List Of Richest US Oil Tycoons

Although oil prices have plummeted by more than 50% since June 2014, the fortunes of many of America's prominent oil industry players have actually...

Jan 19, 2015, 13:30 ET

Schechter Wealth expands to Los Angeles; Names Scott Diamond Vice President

 Jason Zimmerman, Senior Managing Director, announces the appointment of Scott Diamond to Vice President, Senior Advisor at Schechter Wealth...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:00 ET

Family dynamics can matter just as much as tax efficiency when gifting real estate: Atlantic Trust

Beware of the emotional landmines that can go along with transferring property ATLANTA, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - When transferring real...

Jan 14, 2015, 07:47 ET

Dinosaurs Set for a Drama-filled Return to Earth!

Imagine you had a time machine that could transport you back 67 million years to a world of dinosaurs that will completely thrill you. Imagine you...

Jan 13, 2015, 09:00 ET

Ultra Wealthy to Transfer US$16 Trillion Over Next 30 Years

At least US$16 trillion of global ultra high net worth (UHNW) wealth will be transferred to the next generation over the next 30 years, according...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:42 ET

Move to Florida for warm weather, better tax conditions

For those looking to relocate, establishing domicile in the Sunshine State is paramount  ATLANTA, GA, Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Warmer...

Jan 07, 2015, 14:25 ET
Little & Associates Wealth Management Selected For "Top Tarrant County Wealth Management Companies"

Little & Associates Wealth Management Selected For "Top Tarrant County Wealth Management Companies"

Announcing a special recognition appearing in the September, 2014 issue of Fort Worth Business Press published by Texas Community Newspaper. Little...

Jan 07, 2015, 01:00 ET

Vekselberg Overtakes Usmanov To Become Russia's Richest Man

 Viktor Vekselberg, co-founder of the Renova Group, has toppled Alisher Usmanov to take the title of Russia's wealthiest individual according...

Jan 06, 2015, 17:55 ET

Northland Wealth Management shortlisted for Family Wealth Report Awards 2015

TORONTO, Jan. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Northland Wealth Management, a recognized leader in the Canadian wealth management industry, has been shortlisted for...

Jan 05, 2015, 08:40 ET

Mariner Wealth Advisors Welcomes Vantage Investment Advisors

Mariner Wealth Advisors, as part of its national growth initiative, today announced it has acquired a majority interest in Vantage...

Jan 05, 2015, 08:35 ET

Jerold M. Sniderman Adds Qualified Plan Financial Consultant Designation to Credentials

 Wealth and Pension Services Group Inc. (WPSGI), headquartered in Vinings, Georgia, is proud to announce that Jerold M. Sniderman has earned...

Dec 30, 2014, 18:44 ET

Women, Get Your Financial House in Order

Financial advisor Elizabeth Symons will host free workshops for Arizona women in 2015.  She says, "You need to know where you are before you...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Cambridge Wealth Counsel Helps the Truly Needy During Holiday Season

 Sending holiday cards and gifts to clients might be standard practice for many companies at this time of year. But Cambridge Wealth Counsel...

Dec 17, 2014, 13:02 ET
Josh Miller joins Atlantic Trust's Boston office as managing director and senior wealth strategist (PRNewsFoto/Atlantic Trust Private Wealth...)

Atlantic Trust expands Boston team with senior hires in wealth strategies and business development

Firm continues to attract top talent with addition of Josh Miller and Mark Kane, reflecting its strong growth momentum. BOSTON, Dec. 17, 2014...

Dec 16, 2014, 18:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Biggest Gainers And Losers Of 2014

 As 2014 comes to a close, Wealth-X reveals this year's biggest financial gainers and losers. The biggest gainer of 2014 was Alibaba...

Dec 15, 2014, 12:44 ET

First Canadian Independent Wealth Management Firm to be Nominated for 2015 Private Asset Management Awards

Northland Wealth Management Selected as Finalist in Three Categories TORONTO, Dec. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Northland Wealth Management, a recognized...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:17 ET

Cambridge Wealth Counsel Named Among Top Wealth Counseling Firms by Prominent Publications

Cambridge Wealth Counsel (CWC), an SEC Registered Firm, recently received honors as being among the best financial advisors from several prominent...

Dec 09, 2014, 22:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Largest Philanthropic Donations Of 2014

 With the season of giving upon us, Wealth-X today released a list of the 10 biggest single charitable donations of 2014. Billionaire investor...

Dec 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Another milestone year for Atlantic Trust, with 30 consecutive quarters (7.5 years) of growth and strong investment performance leading to $25.9 billion in assets under management

ATLANTA, Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust, the U.S. private wealth management division of CIBC—Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce...