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ATFX partners with new Prime Broker as part of its business expansion

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 2:27pm

The collaboration is part of ATFX's business expansion strategy to offer direct market access to Institutional clients from the relationships they have with Tier 1 Bank and Non-Bank providers.

Key Points: 
  • The collaboration is part of ATFX's business expansion strategy to offer direct market access to Institutional clients from the relationships they have with Tier 1 Bank and Non-Bank providers.
  • ATFX is a well-recognised FX/CFD broker with an international presence.
  • The company transitioned into an institutional broker in 2019 after launching ATFX Connect, its Multi-Access professional trading platform.
  • ATFX Expansion: Tier 1 Prime Broker partnership, Agency model
    With the addition of a Tier 1 Prime Broker , ATFX have introduced an Agency Model account to accommodate institutional clients who wish to trade FX and Precious metals without having to post margin.

Marty O'Hara Joins Fast Growing Newfront Insurance

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:45pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Newfront Insurance, a tech-enabled, full-service brokerage based in San Francisco, CA, has brought Marty O'Hara on board as a Principal.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Newfront Insurance, a tech-enabled, full-service brokerage based in San Francisco, CA, has brought Marty O'Hara on board as a Principal.
  • Marty joins Newfront from Assured Partners.
  • Marty brings 20 years of experience as an Employee Benefits and Commercial Broker and has expertise in working with clients in both standard and captive programs.
  • "Newfront thinks big and has the ability to truly reimagine the business insurance experience.

Twenty-four Gallagher Professionals Recognized as 2021 Power Brokers® by Risk & Insurance® magazine

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 8:29pm

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Gallagher is delighted to announce that 24 of its retail insurance brokers and benefits consultants have been recognized as 2021 Power Brokers by Risk & Insurance magazine.

Key Points: 
  • ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Gallagher is delighted to announce that 24 of its retail insurance brokers and benefits consultants have been recognized as 2021 Power Brokers by Risk & Insurance magazine.
  • Twenty-four Gallagher professionals have been honored as 2021 Power Brokers across 12 industry categories:
    Thirteen additional Gallagher professionals are recognized as Power Broker finalists within eight categories on the magazine's website: www.riskandinsurance.com .
  • About Risk & Insurance Power Broker:
    The Risk & Insurance Power Broker Awards are an annual selection of the most effective and influential commercial insurance brokers.
  • Risk & Insurance strives to identify emerging risks and mitigation strategies, while covering the fascinating people who drive the industry forward.

Alliant Powers into 2021 with Nine Power Broker® Honorees

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 5:28pm

Alliant continues to demonstrate its industry leadership, broad reach, and regional expertise, with nine team members receiving the esteemed Power Broker designation by Risk & Insurance.

Key Points: 
  • Alliant continues to demonstrate its industry leadership, broad reach, and regional expertise, with nine team members receiving the esteemed Power Broker designation by Risk & Insurance.
  • Our Power Brokers are a true representation of the organizational strength of Alliant Insurance Services.
  • Alliants 2021 Power Brokers are:
    In addition to its nine winners, Alliant had four Power Broker finalists.
  • They are:
    The Risk & Insurance editors and writers choose the Power Broker honorees based on their applications, references, and client testimonials.

Green Street's Real Estate Alert Releases Exclusive Broker Rankings Of $85 Billion In Newly Tracked Deals

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 3:27pm

This special supplement sheds light on transaction and market-level trends through the combination of Green Street's trusted news, data, analytics, and research.

Key Points: 
  • This special supplement sheds light on transaction and market-level trends through the combination of Green Street's trusted news, data, analytics, and research.
  • Real Estate Alert has long maintained the most authoritative broker rankings based on transactions exceeding $25 million.
  • "The expansion of the Deal Database and creation of a new set of broker rankings grew naturally out of Green Street's acquisition of Real Estate Alert last year," said T.J. Foderaro, Editor-in-Chief.
  • Green Street is the preeminent provider of actionable commercial real estate research, news, data, analytics, and advisory services in the U.S. and Europe.

Murphy & McGonigle Launches Expanded Version of the M&M Defend App

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 7:35pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Financial services law firm Murphy & McGonigle today announced the launch of an improved version of its M&M Defend app, a smart phone application that guides individuals, businesses and in-house counsel with instantaneous information during legal crisis situations.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Financial services law firm Murphy & McGonigle today announced the launch of an improved version of its M&M Defend app, a smart phone application that guides individuals, businesses and in-house counsel with instantaneous information during legal crisis situations.
  • The additional resources that have been added to M&M Defend for in-house counsel include guidance for:
    The new features in M&M Defend include:
    Listing of lawyers to contact quickly, indexed by specialty
    M&M Defend is available at Apple's App Store and the Google Play Portal.
  • M&M Defend is a product of Murphy & McGonigle's Innovation Lab, which develops technological tools and solutions for clients in today's fast-evolving legal marketplace.
  • Chambers USA recently ranked Murphy & McGonigle among the top six law firms in the United States in Financial Services Regulation (Broker-Dealer) and has commented, "They are highly respected by U.S.

Commercial Real Estate Startup InTheMarket Announces Equity Crowdfunding Campaign for CRE Brokers

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 6:23pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InTheMarket (ITM), a new SaaS platform for the commercial real estate (CRE) leasing industry built for tenant-rep brokers and landlords, today announced the launch of an equity crowdfunding campaign to promote and incentivize CRE brokers to become both subscribers and equity owners of the company.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InTheMarket (ITM), a new SaaS platform for the commercial real estate (CRE) leasing industry built for tenant-rep brokers and landlords, today announced the launch of an equity crowdfunding campaign to promote and incentivize CRE brokers to become both subscribers and equity owners of the company.
  • It was developed by a veteran CRE broker along with a group of Senior CRE industry advisors.
  • ITM chose the fast-growing Republic crowdfunding platform for its first capital raise based on its large reach, flexibility to incentivize licensed CRE brokers or CRE industry professionals to become investors and the platform's growing focus on real estate via last year's Compound acquisition.
  • Based in New York City, InTheMarket was founded by Steven Renbaum, a veteran of the New York commercial real estate industry.

United® Real Estate Expands North Texas Presence to Frisco

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 5:30pm

DALLAS, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- United Real Estate , a division of United Real Estate Group, announced its expansion today with United Real Estate | Frisco, located in The Shops at Starwood in Frisco, TX.

Key Points: 
  • DALLAS, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- United Real Estate , a division of United Real Estate Group, announced its expansion today with United Real Estate | Frisco, located in The Shops at Starwood in Frisco, TX.
  • "We look forward to creating exceptional client experiences in this vibrant Frisco market," stated Nick Bristow, Area Vice President & Managing Broker of United Real Estate | Dallas and new managing broker of United Real Estate | Frisco.
  • United Real Estate (URE) a division of United Real Estate Group was founded with the purpose of offering solutions to real estate brokers and agents in the rapidly changing real estate brokerage industry.
  • United Real Estate Group (UREG) operates United Real Estate and United Country Real Estate, addressing the unique market needs of suburban, major metropolitan urban and rural markets.

Wealthfront Speeds Up Money Movement from the Wealthfront Cash Account

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 5:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Wealthfront announced that clients who use their Wealthfront Cash Account to invest in a Wealthfront Investment Account can have their money invested in the market within minutes.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Wealthfront announced that clients who use their Wealthfront Cash Account to invest in a Wealthfront Investment Account can have their money invested in the market within minutes.
  • Cash Account is offered by Wealthfront Brokerage LLC ("Wealthfront Brokerage"), a Member of FINRA / SIPC .
  • Neither Wealthfront Brokerage nor any of its affiliates are a bank, and Cash Account is not a checking or savings account.
  • Wealthfront Advisers, Wealthfront Brokerage and Wealthfront are wholly owned subsidiaries of Wealthfront Corporation.

Citizens Financial Group Announces Final Results of its Private Exchange Offers for Five Series of Subordinated Notes

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 8:49pm

Citizens has entered into a registration rights agreement with respect to each series of New Notes.

Key Points: 
  • Citizens has entered into a registration rights agreement with respect to each series of New Notes.
  • Qualified Offerees (as defined in the Offering Memorandum) were authorized to receive the Offering Memorandum and to participate in the Exchange Offers.
  • Global Bondholder Services Corporation acted as the Information Agent and the Exchange Agent for the Exchange Offers.
  • You may also contact your broker, dealer, commercial bank, trust company or other nominee for assistance concerning the Exchange Offers.