NEXT Financial Group Inc.
A subsidiary of NEXT Financial Holdings Inc.
2500 Wilcrest Drive
Houston, TX 77042
Clearing firm: Pershing LLC
No. advisers: 539
No. franchises: 111
Year founded: 1999
Year end: Dec. 31
Recruitment & Staffing
|No. of reps||539||619||674|
|No. of producing reps||—||619||674|
|No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year||—||281||301|
|Total revenues: Other||—||$4,620,978||$4,942,328|
|Total account assets||—||$14,358,317,515||$15,455,269,921|
|Total account assets: Other||—||$10,751,856,425||$11,623,855,584|
|Average assets per rep||0||$23,195,990||$22,930,668|
|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||—|
January 8, 2019 - After being on the block for years, Next Financial Group Inc., an independent broker-dealer with close to 540 reps and advisers, said Tuesday it had agreed to be acquired by Atria Wealth Solutions, a hard-charging, private-equity-backed buyer of midsize...
January 2, 2019 - Another LPL Financial adviser has sued Ohio National Life Insurance Co. and its subsidiaries for ceasing the payment of trail commissions on certain variable annuity policies, joining a chorus of other parties to have filed similar legal claims against...
December 17, 2018 - UBS has sued The Ohio National Life Insurance Co. and its subsidiaries for the insurer's new policy of ending adviser trail commissions on some variable annuity products. The wirehouse joins several other broker-dealers fighting the cessation of annual...
November 5, 2018 - The Securities and Exchange Commission said Friday that a former Next Financial Group Inc. broker has agreed to settle charges that he operated a $3.9 million fraud. The SEC had charged the broker, Douglas Simanski, with operating a long-running fraud....
September 15, 2017 - The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards has imposed an automatic interim suspension of Tye C. Williams' CFP certification following his consent to an industry bar from Finra. Mr. Williams, who was associated with Next Financial Group in Frisco,...
April 23, 2017 - Top 50 IBDs ranked by 2016 revenue Bubble view By group Table view Firm 2016 revenue ($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 29, 2017 - A six-person advisory team managing $202 million in assets at Next Financial Group in Atlanta, and a two-person team in Saddle Brook, N.J., managing $261 million at UBS, have joined Ameriprise Financial. The Atlanta team, FMB Advisors, will be part of...
- N/A = Not available
- N/D = Not disclosed
- — = Information not available or not disclosed
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