LPL Financial LLC, the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer, announced that Bodnar Financial Advisors has joined the firm’s broker-dealer, registered investment advisor and custodial platforms.
Bodnar reports serving approximately $300 million in advisory, brokerage and retirement assets, and was previously affiliated with Cambridge Investment Research.
Financial advisor John Bodnar founded Bodnar Financial Advisors in 1988 as a full-service financial firm.
“Financial planners often see clients in their most vulnerable moments, and it’s nice to know that while I’m looking out for my clients, LPL Financial is looking out for my team and making sure we have the tools and resources to do the best job possible,” Bodnar says.
Bodnar added, “LPL is independent, which gives us continued flexibility to create portfolios that focus on our clients’ unique financial needs. They have the size and the tools we need to reach the next step in our growth without sacrificing the freedom in the range of services we provide. LPL Financial is a true innovator in the independent broker-dealer space.”
LPL supports more than 21,000 financial advisors, 1,100 institution-based investment programs and 500 independent RIA firms nationwide.