On April 22, 2013, InvestmentNews magazine reported on the top independent broker-dealers ranked by financial advisors producing $100,000 to $499,000 a year as a percentage of total financial advisors. Number one on the list was Summit Brokerage Services Inc., with 88% of its financial advisors falling into that range.
Marshall Leeds, Chairman and CEO of Summit, commented that, “I am pleased that the Firm was recognized by InvestmentNews for our commitment to serving the needs of the industry’s biggest and best producers. This recognition is due entirely to the efforts of our dedicated independent financial advisors and associates in helping to build one of the premier independent broker-dealers. I believe our operating philosophy of providing top notch service to our advisors has allowed the Firm to be recognized by another one of the industry’s leading publications as the number one independent boutique broker-dealer in the country.”
About Summit Brokerage Services, Inc.
Summit Brokerage Services, Inc. is a Florida-based financial services company that provides a broad range of securities brokerage and investment services to primarily individual investors. Summit Brokerage also sells insurance products, predominantly fixed and variable annuities and life insurance through its subsidiary, SBS Insurance Agency of Florida. Summit Brokerage also provides asset management services through its investment advisor, Summit Financial Group, Inc.