Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Which independent broker-dealers are the best in 2019?

For the past 29 years, Investment Advisor readers have been answering that question by individually rating their own BDs in 15 different performance categories that reflect the priorities and concerns of advisors.

Now, it’s your turn to cast your ballots.

Please take the Broker-Dealer of the Year Poll.

Voting takes place online through June 24, 2019.

To submit a valid ballot and ensure the integrity of the voting process, a registered representatives must provide us with his or her CRD number, the CRD number for the broker-dealers with which he or she is affiliated, and the advisor’s contact information.

Click here to cast your ballot!

To view complete rules of the contest, please click here.

For profiles of 2018’s Broker-Dealers of the Year, please click here.

To view Investment Advisor’s 2019 reference guide of independent broker-dealers, click here.

Janet Levaux

Janet Levaux, MA/MBA, is Editor in Chief of Investment Advisor magazine; she has covered the financial markets since 1991 and advisors since 2005. After living in Latin America and Europe as part of her studies at Yale and Johns Hopkins SAIS, Janet worked in Japan and then California, where she earned a business degree, before returning to her hometown of San Antonio, Texas (which turned 300 in 2018).

More from this author


Join ThinkAdvisor

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed investment advisory decisions. Join ThinkAdvisor.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to ThinkAdvisor.com which provides advisors, like you, with comprehensive coverage of the products, services and trends necessary to guide your clients in making critical wealth, health and life decisions.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and ThinkAdvisor events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join ThinkAdvisor

Copyright © 2019 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.