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Money managers prep for $1.5 trillion in corporate cash

August 17, 2018

The biggest U.S. asset managers are going head-to-head to win a piece of a $1.5 trillion corporate cash comeback. That's the sum companies are expected to bring onshore under the U.S. tax overhaul passed last year, according to Invesco estimates....

MassMutual is considering sale of OppenheimerFunds division

August 10, 2018

Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. is weighing a sale of asset manager OppenheimerFunds Inc., which could fetch at least $5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. The insurer is working with advisers to evaluate a sale,...

Rob Arnott of Research Affiliates cedes CEO title

August 10, 2018

Rob Arnott, founder of smart beta and asset allocation manager Research Affiliates, is relinquishing his CEO duties but remains chairman of the firm, a company spokesman said. Katrina Sherrerd, president and chief operating officer, was named...

Midsize asset managers face a squeeze

July 6, 2018

Rumors of the demise of medium-sized asset managers have proved to be greatly exaggerated, so far. But in the next five years, a combination of rising costs, a stagnant pool of profit and dwindling revenue will hasten a divide in the industry...

Former Morgan Stanley rep barred for using customer funds

June 14, 2018

A former Morgan Stanley broker, who was discharged in 2016, has been barred by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. for making improper use of a customer's funds. Finra said that between April and July 2016, Justin Travis Mair "converted"...

Veteran Wells Fargo team managing $505 million leaves for Raymond James

May 31, 2018

Mark Griffin and Mark Liley, who managed $505 million at Wells Fargo Advisors in Denver, Colo., have moved to the employee unit of Raymond James. The two join Robert Campbell and Jarrod Biebel, who left Wells Fargo for Raymond James in 2016....

Carlyle's David Rubenstein starts family office

May 29, 2018

David Rubenstein's love of historical documents runs deep. The billionaire co-founder of Carlyle Group owns a copy of the Magna Carta from 1297, a rare facsimile of the Declaration of Independence and an Emancipation Proclamation signed by Abraham...

Wells Fargo loses veteran $500 million team to SunTrust

May 30, 2018

A four-person team managing $500 million at Wells Fargo in Charleston, S.C., has moved to SunTrust Private Wealth Management. The team is led by Wells Fargo veterans Jeff Pratt and Bryan Kazley, who were with the firm and its predecessor companies...

Florida lures money managers

June 4, 2018

Florida's long-running effort to lure Wall Street hotshots is gaining traction thanks to a provision in the federal tax law that hits residents of high-tax states. The Sunshine State's most recent conquests are two of the founders of I Squared...

Vanguard isn't taking in as much money; neither is anyone else

July 6, 2018

Vanguard Group is attracting a lot less money from investors this year compared with 2017. Turns out, the mutual fund giant's not alone. Vanguard, the world's second-largest money manager, collected $138 billion in the first half of 2018, down...

Funds like Magellan need gamblers like Bill Gross

June 7, 2018

I know why investors don't care about Fidelity Magellan's comeback. As Bloomberg reported on Monday, the mutual fund made famous by hall-of-fame stock picker Peter Lynch is enjoying a resurgence after years of mediocre performance. The fund...

Finra bars former rep for not providing requested information

April 12, 2018

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. has barred former representative Kevin Lee for not providing the complete information it requested as part of an investigation. In a letter of acceptance, waiver and consent, Finra said it was...

Stifel loses $400 million adviser team to Janney

June 14, 2018

The Gormley Furlong Wealth Advisory Group, an eight-person team managing or administering $400 million in client assets, has joined Janney Montgomery Scott in Yardley, Pa. The group was previously affiliated with Stifel Nicolaus. Timothy P....

Wells Fargo duo managing $336 million moves to Raymond James

June 13, 2018

Thomas Monroe and John McDermott, who managed $336 million in assets at Wells Fargo Advisors, have moved to the employee unit of Raymond James in West Hartford, Conn. Moving with them is Wendy Petrovits, their client service associate. ​ Mr....

Baird acquires $2 billion M. Griffith Investment Services

June 6, 2018

Baird, the wealth management firm based in Milwaukee, Wis., has agreed to acquire M. Griffith Investment Services, a hybrid advisory firm managing and overseeing $2 billion in assets. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. M. Griffith,...

Why money managers are paid so much is a mystery

March 19, 2018

Why do workers in the financial industry get paid so much? There are many possible explanations, none of them completely satisfying. The financial industry commands a much larger share of the U.S. economy than in the past, causing some to worry...

More institutional money managers joining the $1 trillion club

May 30, 2018

Among institutional money managers, a two-company battle has emerged for the most assets under management, even as more firms have joined the $1 trillion-plus AUM club. BlackRock Inc. (BLK) and Vanguard Group Inc. retained the top two positions...

Celebrated investor Jim Rogers launches ETF

June 21, 2018

Celebrated investor Jim Rogers has launched an exchange-funded fund. The most intriguing question about this news: Will the perennially bearish Mr. Rogers be able to stay invested? The Rogers AI Global Macro ETF (BIKR), which launched Thursday,...

Advisers need to crack fund managers' narrative

November 17, 2014

Asset managers need to create a narrative about what they do and how they do it. Lacking a story, it’s all about the numbers. You might say, “Well, that’s the way it should be. This is a performance game.” Except that’s unrealistic....

Vanguard's got its own 'Apple' problem

January 25, 2013

At first glance, the largest company in the world and the largest mutual fund company in the world wouldn't seem to have much in common. Apple Inc. grew to the biggest company on the planet by pumping out hip and sexy products that were gobbled...

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