Securities America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (NYSE: LTS), has recruited Nittany Brokerage Financial, a multi-service independent financial advisory practice with $182 million in total client assets. The firm’s advisors were previously affiliated with Next Financial Group.
Founded in 2005, Nittany Brokerage is based in State College, Pennsylvania and includes six advisors. The firm offers a range of wealth management and financial planning services to businesses, families and individuals, and serves many clients who are employees of the state (or commonwealth) of Pennsylvania. Nittany also provides services such as customized auto, home, commercial, group health and life insurance solutions. The firm is led by Dean Johnson and Suzanne Johnson.
Securities America is one of the nation’s largest independent advisory and brokerage firms, with more than 2,600 independent advisors and more than $94 billion in client assets as of March 31, 2019.
Securities offered through Securities America, Inc., member FINRA / SIPC. Advisory Services offered through Securities America Advisors, Inc. Securities America and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. are separate entities from all other entities named.