LPL, Advisor Group Stop Sales of American Realty Capital REITs
LPL, the biggest independent broker-dealer, has suspended sales of products tied to the Schorsch real estate empire.
Wirehouse Teams Move to HighTower, Raymond James
Meanwhile, Advisor Center helps seven advisors transition to IBDs in its network with about $520 million in assets.
New Hire Roundup: IMCA Announces 2014 Board
Also this week, Celine Colgan joined the Presidio Group, Girard Securities welcomed David Bombart and National Planning Corp. promoted Scott Montgomery.
$3.2 Million Team Comes Back to Securities America
Citing "cultural differences," Wayne Maier and his team split from National Planning Corp. after six years.
FSI Names Derek Bruton, Seth Miller to Its Board
The independent BD association names replacements for Bill Dwyer of LPL and Jim Livingston of National Planning Holdings.
New Hire Roundup: CFP Board Announces Chair Appointments
This week in new hires, John Byrne and Bryan Hissong returned to Prudential Retirement, and Jac McLean was named head of distribution at Hartford Mutual Funds.
Johnson Named President of National Planning Corp.
John Johnson has been acting in this role for the Jackson National-affiliated independent broker-dealer since November.
New Hire Roundup: Commonwealth’s Tedesco Honored
This week in new hires,Commonwealth Financial tech guru Darren Tedesco was named to the 2013 Premier 100 IT Leaders list; Todd Scharf was named CTO by the SEC; and more.
Royal Alliance Adds Two Teams With $550 Mil in AUM
The independent broker-dealer in Advisor Group says it is reaching out to teams focused on aggressively growing their practices; grabs one big VA group from LPL; another from NPC.
Hall of Fame Winners to Date
The full listing of Research Hall of Fame winners.