Category: CEO’s Desk

TGIF on HFT

It’s Friday and for many of us in the financial industry, it could not come soon enough. This has been a highly emotion-charged week. Now, as we head into the weekend to spend time with friends or stand on the sidelines of children’s sporting events, we will undoubtedly face inquiries from those outside our industry…  Read more

TGIF on HFT

TGIF on HFT by Jim Toes It’s Friday and for many of us in the financial industry, it could not come soon enough. This has been a highly emotion-charged week. Now, as we head into the weekend to spend time with friends or stand on the sidelines of children’s sporting events, we will undoubtedly face…  Read more

Section 31a fees and cake…”Just cut me a sliver.”

Section 31a fees and cake…”Just cut me a sliver” by Jim Toes from March 31, 2014Growing up as the youngest of seven children I’ve seen my share of cakes celebrating birthdays and other family moments. “Just cut me a sliver”, was the remark my siblings and I used for additional servings; until of course there…  Read more

Testimony of Seth Rogan, actor/comedian

“The third reason I’m here, simply, is to show people they’re not alone. So few people share their personal stories, so few people have something to relate to, I know if me and my wife saw somebody like me talking about this (the rising cost of Alzheimer’s), we would feel less alone”. – Seth Rogan…  Read more

The Influence of Jake Bugg

The Influence of Jake Bugg This past Friday evening 19 year old musician, Jake Bugg played before a sold out crowd at Terminal 6 in New York City. Jake Bugg (born Jake Edwin Kennedy) is an English musician, singer and song writer. This talented performer who credits such music legends as Don McLean, Neil Young,…  Read more