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Aug 29, 2014, 04:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Richest Footballers in Europe

 With the 2014-15 European football season kicking off, Wealth-X today released a list of the 10 wealthiest players in the European football...

Aug 28, 2014, 18:51 ET
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WIOD Radio Personality Keith Singer Interviews Actor Patrick Dempsey on "Making a Difference"

 For celebrities, philanthropy offers a chance to give back to society by opening their hearts and wallets. But who are some of the nation's...

Aug 27, 2014, 03:05 ET

Independence Referendum: Scotland's Exit Won't Have A Significant Impact On The UK's Ultra Wealthy Numbers

 Scotland, which is poised to vote in a referendum on whether to continue to be part of the United Kingdom (UK) or secede, accounts for only 5%...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:18 ET
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Acquisition of Archvest Wealth Advisors

Partners Eric Lai and John Wenzel are pleased to announce their recent acquisition of Archvest Wealth Advisors, a comprehensive financial planning...

Aug 21, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Singer Wealth Management To Be Presenting Sponsor at JAFCO Heroes Gala

 Financial Advisor Keith Singer, of Singer Wealth Management, will be the Presenting Sponsor at JAFCO's 16th Annual Jacob's Ladder Award Gala...

Aug 21, 2014, 07:15 ET

Ukraine Conflict Takes US$1.8 Billion Toll On the Fortunes Of Three Of Russia's Richest

The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has taken its toll on the fortunes of Russia's wealthiest, with three of the country's richest tycoons losing a...

Aug 18, 2014, 10:52 ET

Monument Wealth Management's David B. Armstrong, CFA, Provides Thought Leadership at LPL Financial's Focus14 Conference

Monument Wealth Management, a financial advisory firm that helps accomplished entrepreneurs transition to a life of long-term financial...

Aug 13, 2014, 03:00 ET

Top Five Indian Big Business Tycoons Control Nearly Half Of Country's Billionaire Wealth

 As India prepares for the celebration of its 68th Independence Day later this week, a Wealth-X list of India's richest individuals released...

Aug 06, 2014, 03:15 ET

Royalty Rules On Wealth-X's Middle East Rich List

 Prince Alwaleed bin Talal tops Wealth-X's Middle East Rich List with an estimated net worth of US$30 billion, ahead of his uncle, King...

Jul 31, 2014, 02:00 ET

Cigarette Kings Reign Supreme On Wealth-X's Indonesian Rich List

 In the wake of Indonesia's hotly contested presidential election, Wealth-X today released a list of the country's richest billionaires. The...

Jul 30, 2014, 11:44 ET

Atlantic Trust recognized as a top U.S. wealth management firm

Firm ranked No. 1 for making clients feel special across the full customer experience, according to Luxury Institute survey ATLANTA, July 30,...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:15 ET

Washington Wealth Management Adds Two Former Wirehouse Advisors Across Two Coasts with Approximately $200 Million in Total Client Assets

 Washington Wealth Management LLC (WWM or "the firm"), an independent hybrid Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) supporting fee and...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners Acquires Capital Planning Advisory Group

 Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners, LLC, an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald serving the private wealth management market, has agreed to acquire...

Jul 29, 2014, 08:40 ET

Local Financial Advisory Firm Welcomes Christina Lindsey Orta

 CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, CEO and Founder of Westlake Village, Calif.-based Lindsey and Lindsey Wealth Management, John...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Veris Named "Best For Communities" By B Corp

Veris Wealth Partners, one of the nation's leading independent wealth advisors for sustainable and impact investors, announced today it was named...

Jul 23, 2014, 03:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Top Five Biggest American IPOs Of All Time

 With the financial world gearing up for the upcoming initial public offering (IPO) of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on the New York Stock...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Atlantic Trust welcomes Susan Farris to the Boston office

Wealth management firm continues to attract key talent in major markets ATLANTA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust, the U.S. private...

Jul 18, 2014, 11:34 ET
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Bernhardt Wealth Management Tapped as a Top Registered Investment Advisory Firm in U.S.

Bernhardt Wealth Management, a Virginia-based financial advisory firm, has once again been named to Financial Advisor magazine's RIA Ranking of...

Jul 15, 2014, 23:45 ET

Wealth-X's Luxury Industry Sentiment Index Slides 14%, But Survey Shows Experiential Marketing Through Events Remains A Key Tool For UHNW Engagement

 Wealth-X's Luxury Industry Sentiment Index (LISI) fell by 14% from its level in the previous quarter, but the latest edition of the Wealth-X...

Jul 15, 2014, 13:43 ET

Encompass Wealth Advisors Launches

 Encompass Wealth Advisors launches today in Portland, Oregon, as a registered investment advisor (RIA) dedicated to delivering comprehensive,...