Raymond James Exec Upbeat on FA Growth, Praises Morgan Keegan
Raymond James expects its advisor headcount to continue to expand this year, generally through the hiring of individual advisors and teams, but a merger or acquisition is not out of the question.
New Hire Roundup: Seilers Join Raymond James and Williams Moves Up, Carson Wealth Launches RIA
This week in new hires, the Seiler brothers went to Raymond James, while Greg Williams was named to a new position there; Carson Wealth Management launched its own RIA; and Aaron Cooper and Richard Perkins went to Putnam.
Raymond James Taps New Exec to Continue PCG Earnings Momentum
The private-client group now has about 5,100 advisors and $278 billion in assets worldwide.
RJFS Introduces Changes in Fees, IT, Retirement Services & More at Confab
RJFS Conference: Raymond James Lowering Fees, Pushing Social Media & iPads
In his keynote speech, Dick Averitt pointed out that the independent arm of Raymond James had lowered and eliminated some fees, dropped certain trading limits and was enhancing its social-media and IT policies.
It's not a big secret these days, but we'll tell it anyway: The financial services industry loves fee-based business. Or perhaps it's more accurate to say......