Securities America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (NYSE: LTS), has recruited Betcher Financial Group, a network of nine advisors with approximately $250 million in client assets. Betcher Financial was previously affiliated with The O.N. Equity Sales Company (ONESCO).
Betcher Financial advisors operate from two locations, with founder and president Joe Betcher heading the Sterling Heights, Michigan office, while 24-year industry veteran Matt Brosky leads the St. Clair, Michigan group.
“Joe Betcher and his team have established a successful network by focusing on outstanding service and protecting their clients from risk,” said Gregg Johnson, Securities America’s executive vice president of branch office development and acquisitions. “We look forward to supporting Betcher Financial Group as part of the Securities America family.”
The firm offers a range of financial services, including retirement planning, investment management, estate planning, tax planning and asset protection, and also focuses on tax-favored retirement funding, business insurance planning, and income and wealth replacement strategies.
Securities America is one of the nation’s largest independent advisory and brokerage firms, with more than 2,550 independent advisors and more than $90 billion in client assets as of June 30, 2018.