Wells Fargo Advisors
Wells Fargo Advisors is a subsidiary of Wells Fargo, located in St Louis, Missouri. It is the ninth largest brokerage firm in the United States as of August 17, 2017 with $490 billion retail client assets under management.
St. Louis office
|Founded||1879 as Leopold Cahn & Co.|
|Total assets||$490 billion|
Number of employees
|Divisions||Private Client Group (PCG), Wealth Brokerage Services (WBS) – (Bank Brokerage), Independent Brokerage Group (IBG)|
Wells Fargo Advisors traces its history to 1879, where it grew through mergers with many of the industry's regional and national firms. These include Wachovia Securities, A. G. Edwards, and Bache & Co.. The current CEO is David Kowach.