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Washington Wealth Management Announces Addition Of Two Successful Former Wirehouse Advisors In Salt Lake City, Utah

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

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Mariner Wealth Advisors Welcomes Three New Senior Wealth Advisors

Mariner Wealth Advisors, the independent financial services firm ranked #2 nationally on Barron's List of Top 100 Independent Wealth Advisors 2014,...

Sep 16, 2014, 23:00 ET

Global billionaire population reaches a record 2,325 with the addition of 155 new billionaires in 2014

 The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, released today, shows that 155 new billionaires were minted this year, pushing the global...

Sep 12, 2014, 13:57 ET
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Eric Lai and John Wenzel Announce the Financial Wellness Initiative

Eric Lai and John Wenzel of Archvest Wealth Advisors are pleased to announce the Financial Wellness Initiative. Photo -...

Sep 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

RBC grants $300,000 and begins partnership with Wilderness Inquiry

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - RBC announced today a significant expansion of its commitment to youth and the environment in...

Sep 10, 2014, 14:05 ET
Bernhardt and Koehl Named to 2014 Top Financial Professionals List (PRNewsFoto/Bernhardt Wealth Management)

Bernhardt Wealth Management Recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine

Gordon J. Bernhardt, CPA, PFS, CFP®, AIF®, President and CEO of Bernhardt Wealth Management, and Timothy S. Koehl, AAMS®, CFP®,...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:07 ET

Atlas Society Week on Unlock Your Wealth Radio

David Kelley, philosopher and Founder of the Atlas Society joins Heather Wagenhals, personal finance expert and the UnlockYourWealthRadio.com...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Most Expensive Superyachts And The Billionaires Who Own Them

With the Monaco Yacht Show taking place at the end of September, Wealth-X today released a top 10 list of the world's most expensive superyachts...

Sep 05, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners Expands National Team with Two New Hires

Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners, LLC, an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald serving the private wealth management market, continues to expand its...

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,...