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The Takeaway: Can Morgan Stanley make cross-selling work?

Feb 19, 2013 @ 11:42 am

By Josh Brown

Portfolio

Here are the warning signs that your hedge fund investment is about to be blown up. (Market Folly)

How did Morningstar's new qualitative fund ranking system do in its first year? (The Reformed Broker)

The Biz

Dan Jamieson on the Finra bond risk warning. (Investment News)

Morgan Stanley wants to see tighter collaboration between the banking and wealth management groups. (DealBook)

Investment bank George K. Baum hacked and defaced by Anonymous because of ties to Stratfor. (ZDNet)

Pershing: Here are four ways to get your share of the $850 billion financial advice business: (Financial Planning)

Why smaller boutiques and alternatives are gaining ground vs large money managers in the pension space. (Pensions & Investments)

The RIA's best shot at survival? Asset allocation. “It's the most open playing field, and it's probably the skill set demanded the most by clients." (Financial Planning)

A Tale of Two Asset Managers: The thrill of being Virtus, the agony of being Artio Global. (Investment News)

Outliers

Get ready to cry your eyes out - Repo Men are having a tough time what with the stupid economy improving and whatnot. (USA Today)

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Disclaimer: Joshua Brown is an investment advisor representative with Fusion Analytics. The content above is for informational purposes only, nothing here should ever be construed as investment advice or a solicitation to trade any securities. Mr. Brown or his firm may be long or short securities mentioned above for client or personal accounts at any time.

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