SOURCE: Fieldpoint Private Bank & Trust

Fieldpoint Private Bank & Trust

October 25, 2012 10:58 ET

Fieldpoint Private Wins Global Private Banking Award

Private Wealth Firm Earns Editor's Special Award From Private Banker International

GREENWICH, CT--(Marketwire - Oct 25, 2012) -    Private Banker International (PBI), the leading journal for the global wealth management industry, has recognized Fieldpoint Private with its prestigious Editor's Special Award. The honor, which recognizes a young firm that has made its mark quickly in the wealth management arena, was announced in Singapore on October 24, 2012, at the Global Wealth Awards.1

Fieldpoint Private was launched in 2008 by a group of 31 high-profile business leaders, among them former Merrill Lynch Chairmen and CEOs William Schreyer, Daniel Tully and David Komansky; Home Depot co-founders Kenneth Langone and Bernard Marcus; TD Ameritrade Chairman, Joseph Moglia; UBS Americas Chairman Emeritus, Joseph Grano; Time Inc. Chairman Emeritus, Reginald Brack; and former Gillette Chairman and CEO, James Kilts. According to the firm, Fieldpoint Private has gained notice for its early success in the face of the financial crisis and the ongoing difficulties facing the banking and wealth management industries.

"PBI created the Editor's Special Award to recognize a firm that has quickly demonstrated a uniquely high level of innovation," said Fieldpoint Private President and CEO Robert Matthews. "It is particularly gratifying to know that after evaluating firms from around the world, the team at PBI concluded that it is Fieldpoint Private that most merits this honor."

Nicholas Moody, editor of Private Banker International, said, "Not everyone has heard of Fieldpoint Private -- yet -- but its back-story and performance suggest it is one to watch. We created this award to recognize world-class innovation that puts the client first, and we considered many outstanding firms. It was clear to us that none is more deserving than Fieldpoint Private."

About Fieldpoint Private
Headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, Fieldpoint Private (www.fieldpointprivate.com) is a boutique financial firm providing the highest degree of personalized, confidential wealth planning and private banking services. Catering to highly successful individuals, families, businesses and institutions, Fieldpoint Private offers a powerful combination of wealth management and strategy, family office, private banking and business banking services addressing every financial need for each of our Members including: wealth transfer advice, tax planning, aggregation and performance reporting, risk management, goals-based investing strategies, sophisticated investment selection, discreet and personalized banking, highly customized credit solutions, custom custody and trust solutions, highly attentive/responsive service and concierge services.

Fieldpoint Private was established in 2008 by 31 Founders with a specific vision and purpose. These extraordinary leaders of industry and community recognized the opportunity to create a financial firm totally attuned to people's individual circumstances. Our firm is built on a philosophy of exclusive Membership and client-centricity. Working with a limited number of relationships gives every person the experience of belonging to an extremely selective group. The result is a new breed of institution established on the basis of personalization, responsiveness, and exclusivity, and an ensured commitment to impeccable service and consistently flawless execution. Our Member-oriented service approach offers a unique client experience custom crafted to each Member's financial needs.

About Private Banker International
PBI is the leading journal for the global wealth industry. Launched in 1987, it is the longest established international wealth industry title and has won a reputation as a cutting-edge working tool for private bankers, relationship managers and other industry professionals.

The Private Banker International Global Wealth Awards is organised by VRL Financial News -- a unique global brand renowned for innovative, independent thinking in financial services and professional services markets. We offer over 25 years' experience in the provision of authoritative, valued-added information, research and analysis via newsletters, news services and magazines, research reports, conferences and other events.

1 http://www.vrl-financial-news.com/wealth-management/private-banker-intl/events/pbiws-2012/event-summary.aspx

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