Recruitment & Staffing
|No. of reps||1,106||1,218||1,278|
|No. of producing reps||—||1,130||1,186|
|No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year||—||0||0|
|Total revenues: Other||$13,289,579||$10,157,127||$7,316,259|
|Total account assets||$22,486,365,758||$19,809,994,170||$18,603,283,978|
|Total account assets: Other||$14,656,691,585||$13,438,759,717||$12,941,119,857|
|Average assets per rep||$18,461,712||$15,500,778||$13,955,952|
February 20, 2019 - Robert Moore's resignation from Cetera Financial Group likely signals other changes to come at the giant broker-dealer network, according to advisers and industry observers. Those could range from the firm's owner, Genstar Capital, winnowing the ranks...
November 21, 2018 - This story has been updated to include additional information not available when originally published. The six broker-dealers in the Cetera Financial Group network have filed arbitration claims against Ohio National Life Insurance Co. and affiliates,...
October 11, 2018 - Cetera Financial Group said on Thursday morning that it had overhauled its board of directors, with its new board reflecting the recent sale of the large brokerage network to Genstar Capital for $1.7 billion. Gone are Bob Dineen, the former head of Lincoln...
August 21, 2018 - Genstar Capital plans to finance the majority of its acquisition of Cetera Financial Group through the sale of $1 billion worth of junk bonds. According to a source close to investment bankers who did not want to be identified, the total price tag for...
July 19, 2018 - Cetera Financial Group's 8,000 brokers are taking a wait-and-see attitude in reaction to news that their company has been sold yet again, this time to a private equity firm that could very well put it up for sale down the road. One big question to be...
July 17, 2018 - Cetera Financial Group, a network of six independent broker-dealers with about 8,000 brokers and advisers, said Tuesday evening that private-equity firm Genstar Capital will buy a majority equity stake in the company. Cetera's holding company, Aretec...
July 17, 2018 - Cetera Financial Group is close to announcing that it will be acquired by a private equity buyer or group of buyers, according to industry sources, with the company potentially revealing the details as early as 5 p.m. today. The buyers and price tag for...
July 10, 2018 - The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. has censured Cetera Financial Specialists and fined the firm $200,000 for supervisory failures in connection with its brokers' outside business activities. Finra said that between January 2012 and December...
March 22, 2018 - Veteran brokerage executive Donald Marron is a serious contender to buy Cetera Financial Group, according to several sources familiar with the potential deal. Cetera, a network of six broker-dealers, is exploring a sale that could be worth about $1.5...
February 27, 2018 - A securities analyst who covers LPL Financial Holdings Inc. wrote a note on Tuesday morning saying that it makes sense for LPL Financial to pursue an acquisition of Cetera Financial Group. "We believe the benefits of a Cetera acquisition are clear given...
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- N/D = Not disclosed
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