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Bruce Kelly

Senior Columnist, Independent Broker-Dealers and Wirehouses

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A former middle school and high school English teacher, Bruce Kelly started at InvestmentNews in 2000 as the brokerage reporter after a two-year stint at sister publication Pensions & Investments. He writes a bi-weekly, award winning column, On Advice, and covers the independent broker-dealer industry.

Recent Articles

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Kestra Financial's new rollup lands its first RIA

Aug 20, 2019

Bluespring acquires $152.6 million firm in Ohio, Hickory Asset Management Inc.

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Makeover at Wells Fargo Advisors well-received

Aug 20, 2019

The wealth management network again reduces its corporate structure as part of realignment

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Ex-broker in South Florida pleads guilty in Castleberry Financial fraud case

Aug 19, 2019

Meanwhile, another executive charged in same fraud dies in jail awaiting trial

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LPL follows the money

Aug 17, 2019

As its fee-based advisory business continues to grow, the country's biggest IBD wants to keep more of its RIA assets at home. It won't be easy.

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Bitter legal fracas brewing between top executives at Indiana broker-dealer

Aug 16, 2019

Former CEO of David A. Noyes, Mark Damer, was fired last month

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IFS Securities hit with $10 million trading loss: reports

Aug 15, 2019

Midsize broker-dealer facing 'substantial losses' from head bond trader's bet on Treasuries

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Cetera Financial Group adds 1,000 advisers, $19 billion in assets so far in 2019

Aug 14, 2019

The broker-dealer network is adding both new and experienced advisers

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The fight over who owns the client comes to RIAs

Aug 13, 2019

Mercer Global Advisors sues adviser who jumped to a competitor

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FSC Securities facing arbitration claim over REIT and VA sales

Aug 12, 2019

Investors allege that brokers used lump sum retirement payouts to buy high-commission products

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Focus Financial reports strong M&A numbers

Aug 8, 2019

The 30 deals it closed on so far this year already exceeds the total it had in 2018

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