Securities Service Network LLC
A subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services, Inc.
9729 Cogdill Road
Knoxville, TN 37932
Clearing firm: National Financial Services LLC, Pershing LLC
No. advisers: 338
No. franchises: 269
Year founded: 1983
Year end: Dec. 31
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|No. of reps||338||423||431|
|No. of producing reps||—||355||354|
|No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year||—||187||152|
|Total revenues: Other||$12,165,000||$12,313,000||$10,633,000|
|Total account assets||$14,070,440,311||$13,423,667,947||$13,475,626,642|
|Total account assets: Other||$7,658,008,056||$7,371,814,813||$7,606,005,808|
|Average assets per rep||$33,263,452||$31,145,401||$30,696,188|
|Social Media & Mobile|
|Allows advisers to use social media||Y|
|Social media sites allowed||Facebook|
|Dedicated mobile application for advisers?||N|
|Primary purpose of mobile application||—|
September 20, 2018 - It's time for Dr. Phillip Frost to resign as non-executive chairman of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., the home of 4,300 retail brokers and financial advisers. The risk to Ladenburg Thalmann's reputation, as well as to the four independent...
August 16, 2018 - Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services has a new suite of services and digital tools to help advisers across its subsidiary broker-dealers with succession, continuity and acquisition planning. The platform is part of an ongoing effort by the Ladenburg...
July 25, 2018 - Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services is investing in Track Technologies, an early-stage tech startup that provides tax automation for independent contractors, freelancers and other self-employed people. It's the first investment to result from Ladenburg's...
May 29, 2018 - Ladenburg Thalmann is trying a unique approach to encourage technology innovation at the independent broker-dealers under its umbrella. The Ladenburg Innovation Lab, launched earlier this year, is bringing together growth-oriented financial advisers and...
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- N/D = Not disclosed
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