Picton Mahoney Asset Management Welcomes Industry Leader Michael Lynds as Managing Director, Head of Retail Business

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Picton Mahoney Asset Management (“Picton Mahoney”), an alternative investment fund manager of the Picton Mahoney Fortified Alternative Fund family, the largest offering1 of liquid alternative funds in Canada, is thrilled to announce that Michael […]

The Risk Management Association Welcomes Academic Market & Assessment Director John Sullivan

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Risk Management Association has named John Sullivan its Academic Market & Assessment Director (AMAD).  Sullivan will oversee RMA Executive Education offerings such as the prestigious RMA/Wharton Advanced Risk Management Program, as well as the Association’s Credit Risk Certification and other RMA Assessment and Credentialing.  […]

UN welcomes nearly $1 billion in recent pledges – to bolster access to lifesaving tests, treatments and vaccines to end COVID-19 – World

New commitments from governments, international organizations and the private sector support unified approach to end pandemic, backing a response of unprecedented scale, scope and speed­—through the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator­—as pandemic claims more than 1 million lives Recent Commitments at a Glance: United Kingdom – £571m (US$ 732m) for […]

LPL Financial Welcomes Hendrix Group Financial Services

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LPL Financial LLC (Nasdaq:LPLA), a leading retail investment advisory firm, independent broker-dealer and registered investment advisor (RIA) custodian, today announced that Hendrix Group Financial Services has joined LPL Financial’s broker-dealer and corporate RIA platforms, which leverage LPL as custodian. The advisors reported having […]

Newfront Insurance Welcomes a Team of Fresno-Based Brokers

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Newfront Insurance, a tech-enabled, customer-centric, full-service brokerage based in Northern California onboards a team of seasoned insurance brokers who were formerly part of Paramount Insurance in Fresno. Over the past several years, Newfront has acquired talent in other parts of the Central Valley, […]

Silversmith Capital Partners Welcomes Kate Castle as Chief Marketing Officer

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Silversmith Capital Partners, a growth equity firm focused on supporting the best entrepreneurs in technology and healthcare, today announced the appointment of Kate Castle as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). In this newly created role, Kate will lead the firm’s marketing, communications and branding programs and provide strategic growth-oriented marketing […]

BioAgilytix Welcomes Kennon Broadhurst as Vice President of Global Marketing to Its Commercial Leadership Team

Prior to joining BioAgilytix, Kennon served as Managing Partner at the Bilgola Group, which specializes in marketing and product commercialization consulting for the life science industry. Before his role as managing partner, Kennon was Global Marketing Lead for Oncology and Hematology Biosimilars at Amgen. As an accomplished pharmaceutical executive, he […]

Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Welcomes New First-Year Investment Banking Analysts, Reflecting Firm’s Commitment To Cultivating Next Generation Talent | News

NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (“Oppenheimer”), a leading investment bank, wealth manager, and a subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE: OPY), announced the firm is welcoming its newest first-year investment banking analysts.  The incoming group of professionals in Oppenheimer’s Investment Banking Analyst Program, established over 30 […]

Kestra Financial Welcomes $1 Billion RS Will Wealth Management

Newly independent, Maryland-based firm attracted to integrated technology solutions and business consulting to bolster organic growth Kestra Financial, Inc. (Kestra Financial), an industry-leading wealth management platform for independent financial professionals, today announced the addition of RS Will Wealth Management of Frederick, Maryland. Formerly The Will Group at Merrill Lynch Wealth […]

LPL Financial Welcomes SGC Financial and Insurance Services

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LPL Financial LLC, a leading retail investment advisory firm, independent broker-dealer and registered investment advisor (RIA) custodian, today announced that SGC Financial and Insurance Services has joined LPL Financial’s broker-dealer and corporate registered investment advisor (RIA) platforms, which leverages LPL as custodian. […]

Cetera Welcomes Nestlehut Financial Services

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —  Cetera has announced the affiliation of Nestlehut Financial Services, a boutique financial planning team located in the Chicagoland area. The team of nine provides holistic planning services and supports nearly 700 families with assets under management of $275 million. Nestlehut has been offering […]

Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Welcomes New First-Year Investment Banking Analysts, Reflecting Firm’s Commitment To Cultivating Next Generation Talent

Investment Bank Analyst Program Launched Over 30 Years Ago to Onboard 12 Recent College Graduates Across New York, Boston, Baltimore and San Francisco Offices NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (“Oppenheimer”), a leading investment bank, wealth manager, and a subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE: OPY), announced […]

Perseus Holdings USA Welcomes Ben “Bud” M. Brigham to Board of Directors

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Perseus Holdings USA, an immuno-oncology company focused on the development and commercialization of next-generation, immune-mediated technologies for the treatment of cancer, today announced the appointment of Ben “Bud” M. Brigham to its board of directors, effective immediately. Mr. Brigham is a serial entrepreneur […]