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Jul 29, 2015, 06:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The World's Largest UHNW-Led Private Foundations

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation leads a list of the world's largest private foundations established by living ultra high net worth (UHNW)...

Jul 29, 2015, 00:30 ET

Wayne Rooney Scores Top Spot On Wealth-X List Of English Premier League's Wealthiest Players

 With the 24th season of the English Premier League (EPL) set to kick off on August 8, Wealth-X today released a list the EPL's richest...

Jul 24, 2015, 08:30 ET

Announcing Flight 2 Freedom's 3rd Edition in Pleasanton, CA

 Blossom Wealth Management and Baker Botts partner with Barron's Jewelers, Innovate Pleasanton and Oasis Livermore to host a multi-day summit...

Jul 22, 2015, 08:00 ET
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British Millionaires John Lee and Vincent Wong Launch the Definitive 'Go-To' Book About Wealth and Find Solutions for Today's Mistrust of US Institutions

According to a recent US study*, only 27 per cent of the US public view their banks as trusted partners. So what is the solution for modern day...

Jul 22, 2015, 04:00 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: The World's 10 Wealthiest Couples

 Bill and Melinda Gates claimed the top spot on a Wealth-X list of the world's wealthiest couples released today, with a combined net worth of...

Jul 21, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Wealth Strategy Senior Executive Joins Bank of the West's Wealth Management Group

 Bank of the West today announced that Wealth Strategy Senior Executive Eric Sanderson has joined its Wealth Management Group as head of Family...

Jul 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
Washington Wealth

Washington Wealth Management Adds Three Former Wirehouse Advisors With Approximately $290 Million In Total Client Assets

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

Jul 20, 2015, 08:00 ET
Evercore

Evercore Wealth Management Appoints Mark McClintock as Portfolio Manager

Evercore Wealth Management LLC today announced the appointment of Mark McClintock as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager to the firm's...

Jul 20, 2015, 07:00 ET

Choose a trustee that combines experience with empathy, says Atlantic Trust

Serving as a trustee requires technical talent, sound judgment, discretion, integrity, objectivity and the ability to work with all of the...

Jul 16, 2015, 00:25 ET

Wealth-X Reveals: Asia's Top 10 Wealthiest Millennials

Chinese ultra wealthy individuals claimed nine of the 10 spots on a list of Asia's richest millennials (defined as those born from 1981 to 1997)...

Jul 13, 2015, 09:30 ET

Mariner Wealth Advisors Opens New Offices to Accelerate National Expansion

Mariner Wealth Advisors, the national advisory firm ranked #2 on Barron's list of the Top 100 Independent Wealth Advisors*, today announced it has...

Jul 13, 2015, 09:00 ET
Veris Wealth Partners

Veris Wealth Partners Names Three New Partners

 Veris Wealth Partners, one of the nation's leading independent wealth advisors for sustainable and impact investors, today announced the...

Jul 08, 2015, 02:00 ET

More Millionaires And A Shift In Consumer Behaviour In Emerging Markets Present Opportunities For Luxury Brands

 A surge in the number of millionaires and a shift in luxury consumer behaviour in emerging markets in the coming decade present opportunities...

Jul 07, 2015, 04:00 ET

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...