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.
New Hire Roundup: Kapoor Rises at Morningstar; Chilton Trust Gains Approval
This week in new hires, Morningstar promoted Kunal Kapoor; Chilton Trust was approved by the Florida Office of Financial Regulation; and Duff & Phelps announced a new independent broker-dealer due diligence practice.
Sapient Joins Focus as Partner
Independent fee-based RIA Sapient Private Wealth Management has become a Focus Financial Partner. It is the fourth partner to join Focus Financial Partners, and the eighth deal, including subacquisitions, made by the firm in 2011.