Working with sports stars can be prestigious, even glamorous — and is often a highly sought after market niche for financial advisors and wealth managers. Advisors got another glimpse into the field last week with the announcement that platform powerhouse Dynasty Financial Partners had signed on Octagon Financial Services, the Mclean, Va.-based RIA with an…

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The Brooklyn Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie is the team’s second-leading scorer, but the 6-foot, 5-inch guard appears to be the first player to become pro basketball’s version of an IPO. Starting today Dinwiddie is launching a “tokenized investment vehicle” via his three-year, $34.36 million contract extension with the Nets. Dinwiddie is looking for investors to put in a minimum…

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After receiving a winding-up order from HM Revenue & Customs, Championship club Aston Villa have reached an agreement with tax authorities to see them avoid liquidation and entering administration. According to reports, Aston Villa were able to stave off the impending threat of entering administration by promising tax authorities they would receive half of the Villains owed debt, £1.2m…

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