Elliot Weissbluth, Founder & CEO of HighTower, discusses HighTower’s origins, the state of the financial services industry and the importance of upholding the fiduciary standard. He explains that the HighTower model was designed to provide the sophistication of large wirehouse firms and a structure that helps advisors adhere to the fiduciary standard by removing inherent […]
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CHICAGO, June 4, 2018/PR Newswire/ — HighTower announces that Financial Principles, LLC is now part of the HighTower community. The team, with offices in Fairfield, N.J. and New York City, manages $365 million in client assets under the leadership of Bradley H. Bofford (Managing Director, Partner), Michael A. Flower (Managing Director, Partner), and Daniel G. Trout […]
CHICAGO, May 10, 2018/PR Newswire/ — HighTower advisors claimed 5 spots on the Forbes “2018 Top Women Wealth Advisors” list of 250 standout financial strategists across the country. The featured HighTower advisors are: Pamela Rosenau, The Rosenau Group at HighTower (number 15) Gibson Wilkes, Wilkes Duffy Wealth Management at HighTower (number 92) Ruth Berger, RJ […]
CHICAGO, April 26, 2018/PR Newswire/ — Managing Director and Partner Richard Saperstein of Treasury Partners at HighTower ranks 12th on Barron’s list of the “Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2018.” “Richard is a frequent and deserving recipient of accolades in our industry, and we congratulate him on his many accomplishments as a member of the HighTower […]
HighTower Enters Texas Market, Adds 4.5* Billion in Client Assets and Trust Capabilities CHICAGO, April 17, 2018/PR Newswire/ — HighTower, one of the nation’s largest Registered Investment Advisors, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Salient Private Client (“SPC”), the wealth management business of Salient Partners, L.P. As part of the proposed […]
HighTower increases headcount from 14 honorees in 2017 CHICAGO, March 12, 2018/PR Newswire/ — HighTower advisors secured 16 rankings on the 2018 list of Barron’s “Top 1200 Advisors by State.” “HighTower’s growing community of elite financial advisors is our greatest asset,” said Elliot Weissbluth, HighTower CEO. “Congratulations to all of the dedicated professionals honored on this […]
CHICAGO, February 20, 2018/PR Newswire/ — HighTower announces the launch of Hummer Mower Associates LLC. The Chicago-based team manages $450 million in client assets, and was previously affiliated with Wintrust Wealth Management. Managing Partner Grove N. Mower leads the practice, which also includes Partners Philip W. Hummer, David D. Cox, Rebecca J. Parr, Ryan J. Ross, and […]
CHICAGO, February 16, 2018/PRNewswire/ — Twenty-five HighTower advisors appear on the inaugural Forbes Best-In-State Wealth Advisors ranking. “HighTower is widely recognized as the home of many of America’s best independent advisors, and members of our community appear on virtually every ranking of the top performers in our field,” said HighTower CEO Elliot Weissbluth. “Congratulations to all […]
The sharp declines and sharp recoveries in the stock market this past week were emotionally draining for many investors. The main beneficiaries from the significant increase in volatility over the last few weeks were the financial media. Given the positive fundamentals and market environment we described in our note last week, we still see this as […]
Although easier said than done, investors should do their best to remain objective and unemotional during times of market volatility. We believe that making significant changes in response to short-term market fluctuations is typically not advisable. At the time of writing, U.S. equity markets have essentially “given back” January’s rapid gains, and are now slightly […]
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