Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013
LPL Financial LLC, the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer,* a leading RIA custodian, and a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), today announced that it has been named one of “The Globe 100” for 2013 by the Boston Globe, which ranks the top companies based in Massachusetts.
The Boston Globe, one of the nation’s leading newspapers, selected for its 2013 Globe 100 list the best-performing publicly traded corporations based in Massachusetts by how well they increased sales, profits, and returns for shareholders during 2012. LPL Financial ranked number 41 on the 2013 Top 100 list, which was published on May 29.
“We are extremely pleased to be named among The Boston Globe’s Top 100 Companies. It reflects our hard work and dedication to serving our customers and our ongoing commitment to building value for our shareholders,” said LPL Financial Chairman and CEO Mark Casady. “LPL Financial is focused on serving the needs of financial advisors across the nation to help them deliver conflict-free advice and support the achievement of their clients’ life goals. We are grateful to our customers for the opportunity to serve them, and to the Boston area and Commonwealth of Massachusetts where we are headquartered.”
The LPL Financial ranking in the “The Globe 100” list comes on the heels of the company receiving recent honors and awards for independent broker-dealers in Barron’s magazine, the Financial Times, and for its investment program managers in Bank Investment Consultant magazine.
About LPL Financial
LPL Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), is the nation's largest independent broker-dealer,* a top RIA custodian, and a leading independent consultant to retirement plans. LPL Financial offers proprietary technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research to more than 13,300 financial advisors and approximately 700 financial institutions. In addition, LPL Financial supports more than 4,500 financial advisors licensed with insurance companies by providing customized clearing, advisory platforms and technology solutions. LPL Financial and its affiliates have approximately 2,900 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego. For more information, please visit http://www.lpl.com.
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*Based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2012
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