Kestra Financial, Inc
5707 Southwest Parkway Bldg 2 Suite 400
Austin, TX 78735
Clearing firm: National Financial Services LLC
No. advisers: 1,703
Year founded: 1996
Year end: Dec. 31
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|No. of reps||1,703||1,712||1,761|
|No. of producing reps||—||1,321||1,383|
|No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year||—||458||469|
|Total revenues: Other||$44,704,384||$46,577,760||$23,565,777|
|Total account assets||$75,604,901,006||$70,371,925,699||$66,904,440,052|
|Total account assets: Other||$56,398,583,969||$53,685,905,593||$51,560,851,121|
|Average assets per rep||$44,161,741||$39,961,343||$38,013,886|
December 11, 2017 - Morgan Stanley loses $145 million rep to Raymond James in Chicago Mr. Dow began his financial services career with Smith Barney in 1997 and remained with its successor firms until joining Raymond James. He joined with his associate, Laura Sanchez. Mr....
October 18, 2017 - Private equity investors have their eyes on the financial advice market, but there's a debate brewing among industry executives over the merits of using that private capital. "Here's a news flash, Charlie: the independent space has been discovered. Everyone...
August 10, 2017 - If LPL Financial Holdings Inc. acquires the four broker-dealers in the National Planning Holdings' network, the largest independent contractor broker-dealer could see earnings growth next year of 20%, according to Steven Chubak, an analyst at Nomura Securities....
August 9, 2017 - With speculation swirling about an imminent sale of the four National Planning Holdings Inc. broker-dealers, the network's CEO, Scott E. Romine, last week took the extraordinary step to send an email to the 3,500 reps and advisers affiliated with the...
August 8, 2017 - The market for independent broker-dealer mergers saw its second sizeable deal in as many weeks as Kestra Financial Inc. said Tuesday it had acquired a 600 rep and adviser firm owned by insurance company H. Beck Inc. Terms of the deal were not disclosed....
August 7, 2017 - CLEARING FIRMS Listed by reported number of broker-dealer clients Firm Phone/website # of clients % change vs. 2016 Contact Phone/email Pershing (800) 445-4467 714* -3.90% Michael Row (800) 445-4467 One Pershing Plaza, Jersey City, NJ 07399 pershing.com/who-we-serve/broker-dealers...
April 23, 2017 - Top 50 IBDs ranked by 2016 revenue Bubble view By group Table view Firm 2016 revenue ($M) % change vs. 2015 2016 commission revenue ($M) % change vs. 2015 2016 fee revenue ($M) % change vs. 2015 2016 other revenue ($M) % change vs. 2015 1 LPL Financial...
March 22, 2017 - Five advisers who collectively manage $250 million in assets have joined forces to create an independent firm, The Strategic Wealth Management Group, based in Mansfield, Ohio. Three of the principals â€” Jeremy Swank, Rob Hassman and Greg Kibler â€” most...
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