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Bloomberg: How One of 2019’s Star Breakaways Is Navigating the Crisis
May 19, 2020

When Jason Fertitta led a team of wealth advisers out of Morgan Stanley last year to start Houston-based Americana Partners, the bull market was roaring and the price of oil — integral to the fortunes of his rich Texas clients — hovered at $66 a barrel. Now, equities are struggling, oil’s at about half that …

David Darst on Why he’s Joining Dynasty’s Largest RIA
October 17, 2019

David Darst, the well-known investment strategist and Morgan Stanley veteran on joining Houston-based Americana Partners, his family’s connection to The Alamo, and why now is a time for investors to keep some cash on hand.

Americana Partners hires ex-Morgan Stanley vet for CIO role
October 17, 2019

One of the biggest breakaways of the year added longtime investment strategist and Morgan Stanley vet David Darst to its growing team in Houston.

Bloomberg News:  Morgan Stanley’s Darst Joins Billion Dollar Breakaway Firm
October 17, 2019

David Darst, former vice chairman of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, is joining breakaway investment adviser Americana Partners as chief investment officer.

Eminent Investment Strategist  David M. Darst Embraces Independence: Darst Joins Texas RIA Americana Partners as Chief Investment Officer
October 17, 2019

Americana Partners is pleased to announce that David M. Darst, CFA® has joined their firm as Chief Investment Officer reporting to Americana Partners President Jason Fertitta.

Americana Partners adds PE head from HighTower
September 20, 2019

One of the biggest breakaways of the year has hired Michael Mithoff as it moves into private equity.