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Apr 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
Veris Wealth Partners

Veris Named "Best For The World" By B Corp

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

Apr 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Atlantic Trust receives Delaware Trust Charter

New trust company offers wealthy families the benefits of Delaware law WILMINGTON, DE, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust, the U.S....

Apr 15, 2015, 03:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Wealthiest Women In Tech

Hewlett-Packard chief executive Meg Whitman claimed the top spot on a Wealth-X list released today of the five wealthiest women in the technology...

Apr 07, 2015, 07:00 ET

Atlantic Trust opens Florida office

New West Palm Beach office serves high-net-worth clients throughout Florida WEST PALM BEACH, FL, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust,...

Apr 02, 2015, 13:00 ET

Kobe Edges LeBron To Take Title Of NBA's Richest Player

With the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs set to begin, Wealth-X today released a list of the league's top 10 wealthiest active...

Apr 02, 2015, 08:30 ET
Blossom New Website Launch

Blossom Wealth Management Announces New Website Launch

 Blossom Wealth Management, LLC, announced the launch of its redesigned website offering wealth management and investment advisory...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:15 ET

Gerber Kawasaki Launches my Money Page, A Mobile Financial Planning App Providing Users Direct Personal Contact With Experienced Financial Advisors

 Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management (the Firm), a leading independent Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) specializing in...

Mar 30, 2015, 14:30 ET
Clune J. Walsh, III joins Schechter Wealth, expanding firm to West Palm Beach.

Schechter Wealth Appoints New Wealth Advisor; Expands Firm to West Palm Beach Area

Schechter Wealth (http://www.schechterwealth.com) announces that Clune J. Walsh, III has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor, providing wealth...

Mar 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

Vigilance, awareness key to financial self-defense online, says Atlantic Trust

An effective asset protection plan anticipates more than market volatility ATLANTA, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Best practices in financial...

Mar 24, 2015, 12:10 ET
Brian Young joins Schechter Wealth, a wealth advisory firm headquartered in Birmingham, MI.

Brian Young joins Schechter Wealth; Firm Continues to Grow

 Schechter Wealth (http://www.schechterwealth.com) announces Brian D. Young, JD, CLTC, has joined the firm as Vice President, Senior Advisor,...

Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 ET

California Tops Wealth-X Ranking Of US States With Largest UHNW Population

 California is home to 13,445 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals, making it the state with the largest UHNW population in the United...

Mar 19, 2015, 11:00 ET

Effective retirement planning begins early in life, says Atlantic Trust

Atlantic Trust experts recommend that retirement-minded individuals reflect on key considerations for estimating future financial needs ATLANTA,...

Mar 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

Atlantic Trust receives national recognition at Family Wealth Report Awards

Atlantic Trust's high-net-worth family and legacy wealth management planning expertise recognized with national "Best Multi-Family Office"...

Mar 17, 2015, 13:30 ET

Optivest Wealth Management carves out unique business model: "Putting 10% of every client's fee toward philanthropy"

Optivest Wealth Management, headquartered in Southern California, is focused as much on transforming lives as on creating wealth and value for its...

Mar 17, 2015, 08:40 ET

Thomas Ruggie, ChFC, CFP Named to Barron's 1200 Top Financial Advisors

 Ruggie Wealth Management announced that Founder and CEO Thomas H. Ruggie, ChFC, CFP, has been named to Barron's list of America's Top 1,200...

Mar 17, 2015, 04:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Wealthiest Formula One Drivers Of All Time

 With the 2015 Formula One (F1) Grand Prix season underway, Wealth-X released today a list of the top 10 richest F1 drivers of all time, which...

Mar 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Northland Wealth Management crowned 'Best Canadian Wealth Manager'

TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Northland Wealth Management, a recognized leader in the Canadian wealth management industry, was crowned 'Best...

Mar 12, 2015, 10:00 ET

Benefits of lifetime charitable gifts can outweigh bequests, says Atlantic Trust

Aside from achieving tax benefits, lifetime donors can witness the positive impact made possible by their generosity ATLANTA, March 12, 2015...

Mar 10, 2015, 03:30 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Chinese Art Collectors

In conjunction with the upcoming Art Basel Hong Kong and Hong Kong Art Week, Wealth-X today released a list of top 10 art collectors from China and...

Mar 04, 2015, 01:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Top 10 Wealthiest People Under 40

 Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder, chairman and CEO of online social networking service Facebook, tops the Wealth-X list of the world's top 10...