Sometimes, the grass truly is greener.

Several of the young rising stars who once occupied the Denver offices of Janus Capital Group during the highflying 1990s have exited the financial services business entirely and don't regret it for a minute, according to a report in the Rocky Mountain News.

Subscribe Now

Access to premium content including in-depth coverage of mutual funds, hedge funds, 401(K)s, 529 plans, and more.

3-Week Free Trial

Insight and analysis into the management, marketing, operations and technology of the asset management industry.