Category: Company Events & News

17 posts categorized as "Company Events & News"

Winning with People

February 13, 2013

Content Provided by Rusty Vanneman, CLS Chief Investment Officer Last week my wife and I attended a new office space grand opening for a thriving business in our local community. The owners are friends of ours, so we wanted to check out their new space. In short, it was fantastic, and there are several reasons…

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CLS Investment Themes For 2013

January 8, 2013

CLS has developed key investment themes for 2013, let’s identify them and take a look at some of the ways these can be implemented. Below I offer some ‘resolutions’ to get the ball rolling in the New Year. Theme:  Creative Diversification Be More Active – One of the more popular trends in new ETF’s lately has…

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Lessons From New York

January 3, 2013

Last month our Institutional Trading Director, Ritchie Brown, and I attended an ETF trading conference at the New York Stock Exchange. CLS focuses specifically on ETF investing, so we were excited to learn more about how to improve our trading methods. We were also looking forward to meeting our business partners, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch…

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TeamMates Program Proves Rewarding for CLS Employees

November 6, 2012

Employees at CLS Investments, LLC and its parent company, NorthStar Financial Services Group, LLC, have a longstanding commitment to community involvement. Recently, former Nebraska Cornhuskers football coach and U.S. Congressman (R-NE3, 2001-2006) Tom Osborne presented to NorthStar employees about how to get involved with TeamMates Mentoring, a program he and his wife Nancy founded in…

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CLS employees did Halloween up right!

November 1, 2012

In celebration of Halloween, CLS employees were invited to show their creativity by dressing up in their scariest, funniest, or most clever costume. 2012 Winner Others in the spirit: 1709-CLS-10/31/2012

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Settling Into Our New Home

September 21, 2012

CLS recently moved down the road into a new corporate headquarters building in West Omaha. All NorthStar Financial Services, LLC (“NorthStar”) companies are now joined under one roof, and we’re proud to call our new building home. NorthStar Founder and Co-Owner, Patrick Clarke, recently stated, “Our new location not only allows for more space, but…

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CLS Hosts Annual President’s Council Conference

September 12, 2012

Last week was a busy one here at CLS as we hosted our annual President’s Council Conference. After months and months of preparation, we welcomed more than 60 advisors and several partners to our hometown of Omaha, NE, for the three-day event. President’s Council consists of the top 100 advisors doing business with CLS. To…

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