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Is Singapore The Next Big Financial Hub?

There have been numerous discussions surrounding the growth of Florida and Latin America, but they aren’t the only financial hubs of the future. Singapore is another one with a lot of promise — and it could prove to be the … Continue reading

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Nadex Is Looking For a New General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Officer

Now that Tim McDermott has been appointed the CEO-designate at Nadex, the company needs to find a replacement for his current position as General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Officer. “We are hiring,” McDermott told StreetID. “We are in the market … Continue reading

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How To Advance Your Career Without Living In New York

Is it possible to get ahead without living near Wall Street? James M. Housler, the newest partner and senior advisor at Telemus Capital, has worked hard to find out. Born and raised in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Housler knew that he was … Continue reading

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New York Startup Is Beefing Up Its Brokerage, Development And Product Management Teams

New York-based Kapitall is currently searching for new talent. The company consists of a brokerage, an all-content sister site with market insights and a video game inspired portal that was designed to break the traditional online investing mold. This unique … Continue reading

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tradeMONSTER’s Jim Swartwout Told His Son to Become a Technologist or Skip Wall Street

There are good jobs on Wall Street — and there will be many more in the future. But the majority of them will be for technologists, not for traditional traders. That’s according to Jim Swartwout, President of tradeMONSTER. “I told … Continue reading

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Former Credit Suisse And Morgan Stanley VP Dissects The Connection Between Wall Street And NYC Real Estate

A lot of people think that success on Wall Street is connected to the New York City real estate market. The assumption is that if apartments and office buildings are selling well, Wall Street must be booming. According to Todd … Continue reading

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How To Build And Sell A $45 Million Financial Services Firm

Startups within the financial services sector have been on the rise for more than two years. New firms are cropping up all over the place, and some of them are hiring like crazy. Many of these companies seemed to have … Continue reading

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Only 1% Of Hedge Funds Plan To Advertise

There has been a lot of hype for the JOBS Act and the changes it could bring to the hedge fund community. Many had high hopes for the act, which would allow hedge funds to advertise. But when the rules … Continue reading

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Hedgez Marks The Beginning Of A New Era For Hedge Funds

The world of hedge funds may be about to change, and it’s all thanks to one startup. Hedgez, a new matchmaking site for hedge funds and investors, wants to bring the two groups together in a unique and intuitive way. … Continue reading

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The Best Is Not Over For Wall Street, Says Former Merrill Lynch Chairman Win Smith

Winthrop H. Smith Jr., the former Chairman of Merrill Lynch International and the son of one of Merrill Lynch’s founders, has seen the market go through many cycles. When he entered Wall Street in 1974, the industry was still suffering … Continue reading

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