This article was originally published on Yahoo! Finance on July 16, 2019.
Springfield, MA, July 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FA Match, the digital recruitment platform that connects RIA firms, banks, wirehouses and independent broker-dealers with advisors seeking meaningful career transitions, today announced the launch of the FA Match Success Network, an advisor referral program for wealth management firms of all sizes and fee structures.
The FA Match Success Network enables firms to refer financial advisors whom they’ve directly sourced as potential hires but do not wish to move forward with – or, advisors who have decided the opportunity is not what they’re looking for. Firms collect a “success fee” when the advisor they’ve referred to FA Match secures a position at another company via the platform.
Advisor seeks fee-based flexibility, breaks away from wirehouse environment
SCF Securities announced Tuesday its addition of P. Sier, a financial advisor formerly affiliated with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management.
Sier selected SCF as his broker-dealer and RIA because of the firm’s robust advisory platform, which offers extreme flexibility to fee-based and hybrid advisors. Its custodian-neutral environment gives advisors the freedom to work with any of the four major custodians
Three advisor group joins boutique broker-dealer/RIA
SCF Securities announced Thursday that three Kauai-based advisors have transitioned to independent broker-dealer SCF Securities and its custodian-neutral corporate RIA, SCF Investment Advisors.
The three man team has offices in Lihue, on the island of Kauai, and Honolulu, on the island of Oahu. They collectively manage approximately $60 million in assets.
Former Williams Financial Group advisors transition to boutique broker-dealer/RIA
SCF Securities announced Thursday that former Williams Financial Group advisors Mark Groesbeck and Robert Barrett have moved to SCF Securities. The Houston-based team manages approximately $51 million in assets.
Groesbeck & Barrett were drawn to the custodian-neutral environment of SCF’s corporate RIA
Former Walnut Street Advisors Drawn to Boutique Culture of Fresno-based Broker-Dealer & RIA
SCF Securities announced Thursday its addition of Brett Langer, Keith Bandettini, Will Gingell, and Beverly Cox of The Summit Financial Strategies near Portland, Oregon. The four-advisor team manages approximately $145 million in client assets.
The Summit team moves to SCF from Walnut Street Securities. After the recent purchase of Walnut Street by Cetera Financial Group, Langer began searching for an independent broker-dealer
The move puts the Fresno-based IBD at more than $1 billion in affilated client assets and 140 advisors
SCF Securities said Thursday that it attracted a team of four independent advisors based in Portland, Ore., and formerly affiliated with Walnut Street Securities.
The hybrid team, which does business as Summit Financial Strategies, was being acquired by Cetera Financial Group of El Segundo, Calif. Cetera—led by Valerie Brown—struck a deal in early