St. Louis, MO 63131
No. advisers: 17,500
No. franchises: 14,000
The more you invest in clients, the more they are likely to invest in you. Edward Jones can help shed some light on key strategies and best practices that have been most successful in attracting new clients, building relationships and acquiring assets.
Finding clients can be one of your biggest challenges. Edward Jones uncovered critical insights on finding clients, how many strategies to use and which were most effective.
For over 90 years, Edward Jones has focused on being the first choice of the serious long-term, individual investor. The firm manages $1 trillion in assets under care with a single goal: providing tailored solutions for clients through community-based Financial Advisors. When experienced Financial Advisors move to Edward Jones, they enjoy the autonomy and support to build and run their practice. Edward Jones provides office space, a branch office administrator, equipment and resources, a robust product offering and research, as well as extensive support through mentors, regional leaders and experts at the home office to help experienced advisors take their practice to the next level. In fact, the On Wall Street 2016 Financial Advisor Compensation Study ranked Edward Jones compensation highest across production levels $2 million, $1 million and $600,000, compared to wirehouses, super regionals and regionals. (Source: On Wall Street, April 2017.)
SEE WHY EXPERIENCED ADVISORS MOVE TO EDWARD JONES.
The Edward Jones business model is attractive to experienced Financial Advisors because it offers something unique. In a partnership, without quarterly demands from shareholders, Edward Jones is able to invest in technology and training to meet the changing demands of our industry. Financial Advisors are empowered with the tools they need to help their clients meet their financial goals and achieve long-term success.
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September 10, 2019 - "Don't compare yourself, be yourself." This is the number one thing I tell the diverse financial advisers I meet and mentor at Edward Jones. In other words, "run your own race." The financial services industry is more diverse than ever before, but diversity...
September 9, 2019 - In a dispute over clients, Edward Jones on Friday filed a complaint against a broker who bolted the firm last month and is seeking a temporary restraining order from a federal judge. The adviser, John Kerr, who managed $113 million and left Edward Jones...
September 3, 2019 - Chuck Cooper, who managed $300 million as part of a team at Wells Fargo Advisors in Lee's Summit, Mo., has formed a hybrid firm called StrongBox Wealth. [More:â€‹ See more adviser moves in InvestmentNews' Advisers on the Move database.] Joining him at...
August 20, 2019 - At Wells Fargo's town hall meetings, executives have fielded countless questions from employees about efforts to resolve scandals that erupted almost three years ago. One looming topic hasn't come up recently: Who will run the bank? While the abrupt exit...
August 16, 2019 - The brokerage industry's regulator has barred broker Gregory T. Dean from the industry for excessively trading customer accounts, which led to $1.8 million in losses for clients but generated hefty commissions for him. Mr. Dean, formerly registered with...
August 2, 2019 - The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. has barred former Edward Jones representative Beth Hamilton for failing to appear at a hearing looking into her expense account filings. (More:â€‹ Finra fines former Morgan Stanley rep $5,000 over meal...
July 15, 2019 - Financial advisers who seek to develop a growing and sustainable business should be deliberate about creating brands that resonate with the type of clients they're aiming to attract, industry experts said. "It's incredibly important that financial advisers...
July 12, 2019 - The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. will announce by next week whether it intends to delay enforcing an expanded fiduciary standard for financial advisers who hold the group's CFP mark. During a webinar Friday afternoon, the organization's...
June 26, 2019 - Finra arbitrators awarded $513,715 to a North Dakota woman who claimed Edward Jones improperly delayed payments to her following a bitter divorce because its representative favored her ex-husband. The three-person Financial Industry Regulatory Authority...
June 20, 2019 - Over a two-year period, Edward D. Jones & Co. understated alleged damages in nearly 80 customer complaints, according to a settlement announced Wednesday with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. From April 2016 to March 2018, Edward Jones...
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