Geneos Wealth Names Third-Generation Diachok as President
Ryan Diachok will become president of the IBD while his uncle Russ Diachok remains CEO.
Baird Growing Revenues at 12.5% Annual Clip
Milwaukee-based Baird says it has recruited close to 250 advisors over the past two years or so, and its veteran reps have been boosting average fees and commissions by about 12.5% in 2010 and 2011, putting its year-over-year performance ahead of some larger rivals.
Baird Boosts Recruiting as Reps Boost Sales 12.5%
Milwaukee-based Baird now includes about 700 financial advisors, says Matthew Curley, national sales director and COO of Baird’s private-wealth management operations.
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