Jan 17, 2014
Europe Stocks Set for Surge, M&A Will Boost Biotech
The big themes investors should jump on in 2014 are Europe's recovery, increased global M&A, and another big year for biotech and technology stocks, says Greg Sarian, managing director at HighTower Advisors.
Firms work to make the most of their young advisers
When Adam Thurgood started his career as an adviser in his early 20s, he already had a background as a financial analyst for Prudential Securities, but it still took two years before he was allowed to wade into client services.
No tech bubble here
The tech-heavy Nasdaq index recently topped 4,000 ... a level it hasn't reached since the dot-com boom days of 2000.
HighTower grabs Merrill Lynch adviser managing $320M
HighTower Advisors is speeding up recruitment as the year draws to a close with the addition of an elite New York-based Merrill Lynch broker to its partnership, the firm said on Monday.
Merrill Lynch team managing $700M moves to HighTower
The Andriole Group, based in Madison, is joining HighTower Advisors. Charles Andriole, the founder, is making the move along with the firm's other principals - Geoffrey G. Gregory, Robert A. DeLucca and Matthew J. Montana - who will all receive the title of partner and managing director at Chicago-based HighTower.