Merrill Lands $1.4B Ex-Morgan Stanley Team, Advisor
Meanwhile, LPL-affiliated Stratos Wealth recruits a former Morgan Stanley team and an ex-Wells Fargo rep.
Advisor Headcount Falls 5 Years in a Row: Cerulli
While total numbers fell, RIA and hybrid channels added advisors and are expected to keep growing over the next five years, the research firm says.
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.
Merrill Clear Adds Client Travel Service, Boosts Training
The firm adds travel services for clients and longevity training for advisors.
Broker Movement May Well Have a Banner Year in 2015
Recruiting packages likely won't get any better, and watch for the continuing rise of the "Super Independents."
Morgan Stanley Misses Earnings Target; Gorman Highlights Wealth Results
Financial advisors at Morgan Stanley are "on a path" to achieve higher profits, the CEO says.
BofA, Merrill See Q4 Drop in Profits
The wealth unit, though, boosted sales 3% as advisor production stayed above $1 million.
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.
Merrill Signs Ex-NFL Player to Head San Francisco Complex
Willie Thomas, a former Seattle Seahawk, has 20-plus years in the business and will lead nearly 200 reps.