Overseas markets are looking more attractive to advisors, despite last year's turmoil in the sector and client concerns. Advisors said that overseas markets offered potential tactical opportunities, according to the latest Global Asset Allocation Tracker. Our monthly barometer of where advisors are allocating assets on behalf of clients uses a baseline of 50, and surveyed 291 advisors. …
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In a rare independent-to-employee move, four independent advisors joined the employee channel of Raymond James.
The two new hires managed about $210 million in client assets while at Morgan Stanley.
The deal boosts Stifel's advisor force by one-third to about 2,800 advisors -- and readies the firm to grow its business in the independent channel.
The former wirehouse group is larger than Dynasty's biggest recruiting grab in 2014.
Stifel CEO Ronald Kruszewski wants to be an advice leader, and acquiring Sterne Agee may get him there, potentially lifting the firm's total advisor headcount to 2,800.
The three-advisor team generated more than $2 million in annual revenue before making the move.
A wealth manager, with $65 million in client assets before he left the regional broker-dealer, joined an independent firm affiliated with SagePoint Financial.
Regional broker-dealer Wunderlich Securities recruited two wirehouse advisors.
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Advisors generating $5.8 million in annual revenue left Morgan Stanley for Merrill. The team is led by the No. 7 advisor on On Wall Street's Top 40 Under 40 ranking.
Morgan Stanley lost an advisor producing $883,200 in annual revenue to Merrill Lynch.
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Quarterly profits were down 15% year-over-year due to higher expenses at the firm's U.S. wealth management unit.
IMCA has partnered with MIT to offer an online education program as one of the steps needed for CIMA certification.
Two veteran wirehouse advisors joined regional broker-dealer Wunderlich.
Merrill Lynch wants to position its wealth managers to better help their clients navigate the hurdles of old age.
Two UBS advisors managing $170 million in assets joined Baird.