The largest brokerage firm by headcount added 181 advisors in the third quarter and 837 in the past year, but warned of a new-office slowdown amid virus uncertainty.
Washington State broker fired for interpreting a now-obsolete retirement account advice rule differently than her employer was defamed on regulatory records, panel rules.
Branch office administrator who claimed age discrimination and retaliation could not prove that she was forced to resign, judge rules.
Ameriprise broker in Michigan wins dismissal of an earlier TRO granted almost two weeks ago while another Ameriprise broker in Virginia loses to TRO claim from Edward Jones.
Topeka, Kansas broker paid customer $2,500 to resolve a complaint that her account declined in value after the broker delayed in closing the account during the March market crash.
Nation’s biggest employer of brokers lifts freeze on raises that were imposed at the start of the pandemic, but continues new-advisor training halt and ban on overtime pay to branch and home-office employees.
A 21-year Edward Jones lifer producing $1.3 million left Friday to join an independent firm giant affiliated with Wells, while RBC added two Merrill teams collectively managing $340 million.
Lawsuit seeking to bar Ameriprise broker from contacting his former Edward Jones clients says he deceived some about who he was working for.
The bank, which is expected to begin operations in late 2021, will expand Jones’ securities-based lending menu and give it deposit capabilities.
Corporate employees of Edward Jones in Missouri, Arizona and Canada will trickle back to offices next month but it will be “a long time” before all of the partnership’s 6,500 home-office workers return, managing partner says.
Wirehouse will allow brokers in about 8% of its branches to return to their offices after four months of working from home, but like many companies is unlikely to open in densely populated areas until 2021, executives say.