Steve Heng, who had been managing around $350 million at a bank branch, joined Baird on Monday, less than two months after his forced exit from Wells.
Former Johnson Controls unit president and wife alleged broker put variable annuities into their IRAs and opened 529 accounts for their adult children.
Milwaukee-based firm has signed the “overwhelming majority” of Kentucky-based Hilliard’s brokers, bringing its sales force to about 1,300 in 34 states.
Lawsuit accuses Wisconsin-based firm of reneging on bonus payments to the headhunter it hired to develop a firmwide recruiting process.
$2-million West Coast team joins Stifel, Charlotte advisor working with $150 million of client money goes to Baird, California A.G. veterans sign up with RayJay, and manager who had worked in Tennessee hangs up his spurs.
Wisconsin firm opens first office in Alaska with team led by broker who had been with Wells and predecessors for 30 years.
RBC and Baird score advisors from Merrill and Morgan Stanley, while RayJay signs up a $1.4-million producer from a bank-owned broker in New Orleans.