Ladenburg Thalmann to Acquire KMS Financial Services
Recruiter Jonathan Henschen said the deal surprised him but makes sense given Ladenburg's reputation for keeping acquired BDs intact.
Securities America Buys BD Assets From Kansas City Life
The deal with Sunset Financial Services Inc. is expected to add 268 reps and about $2.4 billion in client assets to Securities America.
New Hire Roundup: Murphy, Fredrickson Move Up at SEC
Meanwhile, Arbor Point Advisors added Jeffrey Schmaltz and Justin Neuberg joined Convergence Investment Partners.
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New Hire Roundup: FPA Welcomes David Brand Back to the Fold
Also this week, Securities America names a director of practice succession and acquisition and a new member for its recruiting team, while an SEC litigator joins WIlmerHale.
$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.
Securities America Forms Arbor Point Venture for Hybrid Advisors
The independent broker-dealer is working with NorthStar Financial on the venture, which offers reps a choice of custodial firms.
Baird Nabs Morgan Stanley, UBS Advisors; Securities America Expands Recruiting Group
The new Baird teams come on board with some $800 million in client assets under management in Minnesota and Tennessee.
Securities America Recruited Production Jumps More Than 300% in ’12
This includes the recent addition of two groups with a total of roughly 160 financial advisors.
Securities America Adds Group With 130 Reps, $1 Billion in Assets
Investors Security of Suffolk, Va., joins the Nebraska-based firm, which added an Alabama team last month.