New York, NY and Fresno, CA – January 27, 2021 – Atria Wealth Solutions, Inc. (Atria), a multi-channel wealth management solutions holding company, today announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SCF Securities, Inc. (SCF), an independent wealth management firm based in Fresno, CA. SCF was founded in 1992 and serves approximately 150 independent financial professionals. Upon closing, Atria’s subsidiaries in total will represent over 2,500 financial professionals with nearly $95 billion in assets under administration.
Before you renew your registration with your current broker-dealer and begin paying all the fees associated with it — registration fees, regulatory assessments, platform fees, E&O premiums, etc., take a moment to consider your situation.
Has the pandemic pushed your broker-dealer to poor service levels by sending their home office staff to work from home? Longer hold times when you call? Delayed approvals
In his article, “The Dark Side of Broker-Dealer Scale: Pain for Advisors” on ThinkAdvisor, recruiter Jon Henschen highlights the fact that big BDs may tout their “services,” even though their service is rarely up to par.
Prospective advisors tell us the same thing in our conversations with them each day.
Henschen makes several points that remind us we are doing things the right way at SCF Securities. Here are a few examples.
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We’re excited to welcome Ash Creek Financial Advisors to the SCF family!