A $420 million Merrill Lynch team joins LPL

May 11, 2017

A $420 million Merrill Lynch team joins LPL

May 9, 2017 | by InvestmentNews 

A four-person team that managed $420 million in assets at Merrill Lynch in Melville, N.Y., has gone independent and affiliated with LPL Financial.

The Choice Group Wealth Management, led by advisers Ira Katz, John Scala, Bryce Wilinski and Daniel McNicholas, will operate as a hybrid. Its offices will be in Melville, a Long Island suburb.

Mr. Katz began his securities career at Citigroup Global Markets in 2001 and joined Bank of America Investment Services in 2006. He had been with Merrill Lynch since 2009.

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