FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2017
Independent Financial Group Wins Runner – Up Broker Dealer of the Year
San Diego, CA – Independent broker-dealer, Independent Financial Group, LLC (IFG) has again been named 2017’s Runner-Up Broker-Dealer of the Year by Investment Advisor Magazine, according to their annual reader’s poll. This is the second year that the broker-dealer has secured the 2nd place position in its category.
“We are honored to win 2nd place Broker-Dealer of the Year again in 2017,” comments David Fischer, Managing Director and Chief Marketing Officer of the firm. He continues, “This win confirms that we’re doing all the right things with our registered representatives; providing them with the elevated service levels we’ve come to be known for and executing on our promises.” He adds, “We appreciate the personal phone call that Investment Advisor’s Editor-in-Chief, Janet Levaux made to our office to pass along the good news. We congratulate all the broker-dealers for their wins in their respective categories.”
About Investment Advisor’s Broker-Dealer of the Year Poll
In the annual balloting overseen by Investment Advisor’s editorial staff, over 1,400 credentialed representatives of independent broker-dealers voted online through ThinkAdvisor.com. Since 1995, the broker-dealers receiving the highest average rating from their advisors have been named Broker-Dealers of the Year in four divisions, which are based on the number of producing representatives. Now in its 37th year of serving the investment, analysis and practice-management needs of independent and independent-minded advisors, Investment Advisor magazine is a key franchise within the ThinkAdvisor network of ALM. The Investment Advisor Group of ALM consistently produces the premier digital and print news, analysis and resources that the community of professional financial advice-givers needs to serve clients, stay compliant and maximize growth.
About Independent Financial Group, America’s Finest Broker-Dealer®
IFG serves the needs of independent financial advisors nationwide. Renowned for their first-class customer service, the company specializes in individual wealth management and institutional retirement plan solutions for their financial advisors. IFG’s corporate office now supports more than 600 independent registered representatives across the country. IFG has been named locally by the San Diego Business Journal as one of San Diego’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the 10th consecutive year and won acclaim in 2006 with their #1 rank on the list. The company has also achieved Inc. Magazine’s Honor Roll status for multiple consecutive mentions on their annual Inc.500|5000 list. Their notable success has been recognized in numerous financial services industry publications. In 2017, IFG scored the #1 ranking in Wealth Management Magazine’s Independent Broker-Dealer Report Card for Overall Broker-Dealer Satisfaction; as rated nationwide by their affiliated financial advisors in multiple categories. Additionally, the firm was awarded 2nd place Broker-Dealer of the Year by Investment Advisor Magazine in 2016 and 2017. For more information on the firm, visit www.ifgsd.com.