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Nov 19, 2014, 01:45 ET

Global Ultra Wealthy Population Reaches Record High of 211,275 Individuals with Combined Net Worth of Nearly US$30 Trillion

 The Wealth-X and UBS World Ultra Wealth Report 2014, released today, shows that 12,040 new ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals were minted...

Nov 14, 2014, 14:50 ET
Siligmueller & Norvid Wealth Advisors Selected For "Top Five Star Wealth Managers In Chicago"

Siligmueller & Norvid Wealth Advisors Selected For "Top Five Star Wealth Managers In Chicago"

Announcing a special recognition appearing in the November, 2014 issue of Chicago Magazine published by Tribune Company, Siligmueller & Norvid...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:35 ET

Endowment Index Historical Data Now Available Through Morningstar, Interactive Data and Bloomberg

 Historical index data for the Endowment Index™ -- calculated by Nasdaq OMX® -- is now available through major index and investment...

Nov 11, 2014, 03:00 ET

Which Business Schools Have The Most Billionaire Alumni?

 Harvard University claimed the number one spot on a Wealth-X ranking of business schools in terms of number of billionaire alumni. Harvard's...

Nov 10, 2014, 03:00 ET

Luxury Industry Executives Bullish On Outlook For Q4 2014, Wealth-X Survey Shows

 As the end-of-the-year holiday shopping season approaches, the level of optimism in the global luxury industry is on the rise, according to...

Nov 06, 2014, 09:15 ET

Washington Wealth Management Announces Addition Of Former Wirehouse Advisor With Approximately $100 Million In Total Client Assets

Washington Wealth Management LLC (WWM), an independent hybrid Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) supporting fee and commission-based independent...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

Atlantic Trust Hosts G2G Family Summit With Focus on Legacy Planning

Unique multi-generational summit helps families explore their collective visions for their wealth, leadership and legacy   NEW YORK, Nov....

Oct 29, 2014, 06:30 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Richest Woman In Each Region Of The World

 Christy Walton, who inherited a portion of the Walmart fortune after her husband's death in 2005, is the richest woman in North America and...

Oct 28, 2014, 11:27 ET
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Monument Wealth Management's David B. Armstrong, CFA, Sought After to Speak at Financial Conferences Around the Country

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

Oct 27, 2014, 13:12 ET

Winner Declared in South Dakota Best Trust Company Face off

Money center banks and blue-ribbon wealth management complexes are out of favor as investment advisors and family offices seek partners in the...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:00 ET
Getting Off The Street - Sane Investment Advice from One of the Nation's Leading Wealth Managers authored by Charles Massimo.

Prominent Wealth Manager, Charles Massimo, Pens First Book - Getting Off The Street - Sane Investment Advice from one of the Nation's Leading Wealth Managers

Charles Massimo, president and CEO of CJM Wealth Management (www.cjmwealth.com, Deer Park, NY), has authored his first book, Getting Off The Street...

Oct 23, 2014, 07:00 ET

BNY Mellon Launches Comprehensive Discretionary Investment and Wealth Management Services in Hong Kong

 BNY Mellon* Wealth Management has received regulatory approval in Hong Kong to launch comprehensive discretionary investment and wealth...

Oct 23, 2014, 06:30 ET

Which Universities Produce The Most Billionaires?

 Twenty-five billionaires obtained their bachelor's degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, making it the top university in the world in...

Oct 21, 2014, 14:25 ET

Monument Wealth Management's David B. Armstrong, CFA, Accepts Honorable Invitation to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Class

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

Oct 15, 2014, 02:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The Richest Individual In Each US State

 Wealth-X today released a list showing the richest person in each of the US states, and 35 of the 50 individuals on the list are entrepreneurs...

Oct 13, 2014, 11:00 ET

Michael Lee joins Schechter Wealth to Manage Growth

 Jason Zimmerman, Senior Managing Director announces the appointment of Michael Lee as Chief Financial Officer.  Mr. Lee will be...

Oct 13, 2014, 09:00 ET
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GenCap Portfolio Management Hires Sanctuary Wealth Services

GenCap Portfolio Management, a boutique investment management firm serving individuals and Registered Independent Advisors (RIAs), today announced...

Oct 10, 2014, 11:07 ET

Growth for Wilde Wealth Planning Team

 Wilde Wealth Management Group is pleased to welcome Doug Cole. He will handle asset allocation and lead Wilde Wealth's Capital Preservation...

Oct 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

GAAM Wealth Advisors Affiliates With Industry Leader and Registered Investment Advisory Firm

The advisors at GAAM Wealth, an independent investment and wealth management firm based in Kingsport, TN., are excited to announce their alignment...

Oct 06, 2014, 16:01 ET

Kevin Beauchamp joins Schechter Wealth to Manage & Establish New Strategic Partnerships

Jason Zimmerman, Senior Managing Director announces the appointment of Kevin Beauchamp as Vice President, Director of Strategic Partnerships of the...