Recruiting Roundup: UBS, Wells Fargo, Merrill Add Reps, Teams
Meanwhile, Raymond James announces its latest bank affiliate, and HighTower brings on a new wealth group.
Financial Advisors Don’t Care About Millennials, and the Feeling Is Mutual
They prefer their clients old and rich—but that can’t last long.
HighTower Adds $750M Team From Morgan Stanley
Meanwhile, Focus Financial brings in a $600 million group, and Merrill Lynch grabs a $160 million advisor.
Raymond James Nabs $2.6M Ex-RBC Team
In addition, a former Merrill Lynch rep affiliates with LPL Financial, and Baird adds an ex-UBS team.
Morgan Stanley Picks Up Ex-Merrill Institutional Team in Chicago
Raymond James adds independent RIA group, while HighTower brings on a former UBS group.
Raymond James Adds 8 Advisors; Margaret Towle Joins Merrill
RJ adds advisors from largest credit union in Oregon, while Wells Fargo adds reps in Connecticut and Texas. Towle, formerly of HighTower, joins Merrill.
HighTower Gives Advisors Envestnet Retirement Tool
The partnership aims to boost the retirement plan business of its independent advisors.
Morgan Stanley, Raymond James Add $1M-Plus Reps, Team
Baird hires a branch manager from Wells Fargo in Philadelphia.
Wells Fargo, Raymond James Recruit Teams; LPL Adds 13 Reps
Plus, HighTower and NFP add separate retirement plan groups to their operations as partners.
HighTower Network Gets Gryphon Financial From Morgan Stanley
Gryphon Partners, with $600 million in AUM, becomes HighTower's third Network team.