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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...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:15 ET
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Washington Wealth Management Adds Two Former Wirehouse Advisors With Approximately $180 Million In Total Assets Under Advisement

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

Dec 04, 2014, 08:00 ET
Ryan Christine Coulson joins Atlantic Trust's San Franciso and Newport Beach offices as senior vice president and wealth strategist. (PRNewsFoto/Atlantic Trust Private Wealth...)

Atlantic Trust Adds Wealth Strategist to San Francisco Team

Ryan Christine Coulson joins Atlantic Trust further strengthening the firm's wealth planning expertise in San Francisco and across the West...

Dec 02, 2014, 11:28 ET

Schechter Wealth Continues to Grow, adding Attorney Larry Leib to its Advisor team

Jason Zimmerman, Senior Managing Director, announces the appointment of Lawrence J. Leib, JD, MS as Vice President, Senior Advisor at Schechter...

Dec 01, 2014, 05:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Richest Recording Artists

With the hotly anticipated finals of the UK's X-Factor drawing near, Wealth-X today released a list of the world's top 10 richest recording...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:46 ET

Midwest Wealth Managements Announces Proprietary Alternative Investment Trading Platform

 Midwest Wealth Management, Inc., a private investment group specializing in alternative investments, announced today their new Proprietary...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Wealth-X Raises Growth Capital From Insight Venture Partners To Accelerate Expansion

 Wealth-X, the global leader in providing sales, marketing, and compliance solutions to companies and not-for-profit organizations targeting...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Cypress Wealth Advisors Names Justin Renaudin As Principal

 Cypress Wealth Advisors today announced that Justin Renaudin, an investment professional with ten years of experience, has been named...

Nov 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: How Many Ultra Rich Individuals Are In Each US State?

 California is the state with the highest number of ultra wealthy individuals in the United States, according to the Wealth-X Special Report on...

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...