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Is Going Independent Right For You?

New regulations, fee compression, and fiduciary obligations are posing increasing challenges for financial advisors. How can you stay a step ahead in a changing world? Many of your colleagues are deciding to go independent, which allows them to deliver a greater variety of innovative services for clients….

Published: August 11, 2010

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Robert Moore Returns to LPL to Lead Firm’s Largest Hybrid RIA

MORRISTOWN, NJ, November 18, 2020 / / A longtime industry executive once expected to be LPL Financial’s next CEO has come back to lead the No. 1 independent broker-dealer’s largest hybrid RIA enterprise. Robert “RJ” Moore will serve as chief executive of Private Advisor Group, which has more than 650 advisors with $21.7 billion in assets under management, the…

Published: November 18, 2020

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Private Advisor Group Names Industry Visionary Robert “RJ” Moore Chief Executive Officer; Signals Accelerated Growth Strategy in the Independent Financial Advisor Market

MORRISTOWN, NJ, November 18, 2020 / / Private Advisor Group (“PAG,” “the firm”), a Registered Investment Adviser (RIA) and one of the largest and fastest-growing independent wealth management firms in the country,* announced the appointment of industry visionary Robert “RJ” Moore as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective today. PAG co-founders and lead shareholders John Hyland and Pat Sullivan…

Published: November 18, 2020

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Private Advisor Group’s Berta Aldrich Releases New Book Unveiling Invisible Barriers to Creating Diverse, High-Performing Workplaces

She calls upon Boards, fellow C-suite, and HR leaders to join her in leading the change MORRISTOWN, NJ, Nov 10, 2020 / Private Advisor Group (PAG), recognized as one of the 200 fastest-growing Registered Investment Advisors in the U.S.*, announced today the launch of a new book, Winning the Talent Shift: Three Steps to Unleashing the New High Performance Workplace, written…

Published: November 10, 2020

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How to Choose the Right RIA Firm

By Karen Hayes, Relationship Manager - Recruiting / Going independent doesn’t mean you have to go it alone. In fact, many financial advisors opt to join an established RIA firm instead of taking on the challenges associated with setting up and running their own independent practice. When you work for an RIA firm, you’re able to leverage that firm’s existing infrastructure, resources, processes, and even brand power to...

Published: October 28, 2020

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Should You Join an RIA Firm

By Karen Hayes, Relationship Manager - Recruiting / Freedom is one of the greatest advantages of the independent advisory model. As an advisor, you get to own your client relationships and run your business the way you envision. Your clients, of course, get to enjoy the highest standard of care: the fiduciary standard....

Published: October 21, 2020

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Passing the Burden of Compliance

By Jim Hooks, Managing Director, CCO / Feeling overwhelmed by the rules of compliance? You’re not alone. Regulations change fast and frequently these days, making it difficult for even the most seasoned advisors to keep up without a little help. ...

Published: September 30, 2020

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