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123 Billionaires Across Germany But None In Five German States

 Germany is home to 123 billionaires with a combined net worth of €368 billion (US$413 billion), but there are no individuals from this...

Jul 01, 2015, 01:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Top 10 Wealthiest Jewellers In India

 T. S. Kalayanaraman, the chairman and managing director of Kalyan Jewellers, claimed the top spot on a Wealth-X list of India's wealthiest...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:45 ET

Veteran Wealth Strategist / "Personal CFO" Mark Fried Stresses Education and an All-Encompassing "Maximum Planning" Approach

 Growing up in the Atlantic City, NJ suburb of Margate, Mark Fried has fond dinner table memories of hearing his father discuss his views on...

Jun 23, 2015, 06:00 ET

New Report: Global Demand For Luxury Homes Strong in the EMEA Region As Ultra Wealthy Buyers Look To Diversify Holdings

 Ultra wealthy individuals are buying up luxury homes around the world to further diversify their holdings, according to a new report by...

Jun 16, 2015, 15:00 ET

American Corporate Titans Dominate List Of The World's Wealthiest Self-Made Billionaires

 With a personal fortune totaling nearly US$86 billion, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tops Wealth-X's list of the world's top 25 richest...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:00 ET

Atlantic Trust launches Women's CIRCLE program

New program informs and empowers women about critical wealth management topics ATLANTA, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust, the U.S....

Jun 11, 2015, 04:30 ET

New Report: Caribbean UHNW Population Grows As Demand For Luxury Homes Rises

 The Caribbean ultra high net worth (UHNW) population increased by 2.1% last year on the strength of a resurgent regional economy and...

Jun 09, 2015, 07:00 ET

Northland Wealth Management Recognized for Excellence

'MULTI-SERVICE ADVISOR OF THE YEAR' TORONTO, June 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Northland Wealth Management, a multi-family office and recognized leader in...

Jun 03, 2015, 01:00 ET

Centre of Gravity Of Wealth Shifts East Away From US Over Past 20 Years, New Report Shows

The world's centre of gravity of wealth has shifted east away from the United States in the last 20 years, reflecting the rapid wealth creation and...

May 26, 2015, 10:00 ET

Billionaire Koch Brothers Top Wealth-X List Of Wealthiest US Oil Tycoons

The Koch brothers took the top two positions in a Wealth-X list of the wealthiest US oil tycoons released today. David and Charles Koch, co-owners...

May 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Atlantic Trust's Linda Beerman Named One of the 50 Most Influential Women in U.S. Private Wealth

ATLANTA, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Atlantic Trust, the U.S. private wealth management division of CIBC (NYSE: CM) (TSX: CM), is pleased to...

May 18, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Evercore Wealth Management Appoints Darlene Marchesani, Kirsten Weisser as Wealth Advisors

 Evercore Wealth Management LLC today announced the appointment of two Wealth Advisors, Darlene Marchesani and Kirsten Weisser. Ms....

May 14, 2015, 11:00 ET

Preparation for aging-related issues begins before retirement, says Atlantic Trust

Caregiving for an elderly parent while ensuring their own financial and medical security a key concern for Baby Boomers approaching their...

May 11, 2015, 15:39 ET

Columbia Pacific Wealth Management Acquires Kibble & Prentice Private Investment Advisory Group

 Columbia Pacific Wealth Management (CPWM) (www.columbiapacificwm.com) announces today its acquisition of Kibble & Prentice Private...

May 10, 2015, 21:00 ET

Indian Tech Billionaire Tops Wealth-X List Of Asia's Wealthiest Entrepreneurs Under 40

Arun Pudur, the owner and president of software firm Celframe, takes the title of Asia's wealthiest entrepreneur under the age of 40 with an...

May 07, 2015, 07:00 ET

Proactive online reputation management hinges on proper due diligence, says Atlantic Trust

Reputation risk management becoming increasingly important in the online business world ATLANTA, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Making small...

May 06, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Bank of the West Wealth Management Group Appoints New Regional Managers to Support Expanding Business

 Bank of the West Wealth Management Group has appointed two new regional managers to support the ongoing expansion of its business.  As...

May 03, 2015, 04:00 ET

FLASH NET WORTH VALUATION UPDATE Mayweather's Net Worth Set To Rise By 37% To US$330 Million After Beating Pacquiao In Richest Boxing Match Ever

 Floyd Mayweather Jr's net worth is set to surge by 37% to as much as US$330 million, according to Wealth-X estimates, after the boxer,...

Apr 29, 2015, 02:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: Hollywood's Top 10 Art Collectors

 In conjunction with the start of the US art season, Wealth-X today released a list of Hollywood's top 10 art collectors, which features...

Apr 27, 2015, 10:30 ET
Deric Righter join Schechter Wealth, a boutique wealth advisory firm located in Birmingham, MI.

Deric Righter joins Schechter Wealth as a Senior Advisor

Schechter Wealth (http://www.schechterwealth.com) announces Deric Righter has joined the firm as Senior Advisor. With more than 20 years of...