STILLWATER, Minnesota (September 10, 2014) - RBC Wealth Management, one of the nation’s largest full-service securities firms, has welcomed Jesse Bengtson, senior vice president – financial advisor to the Stillwater office, according to Libby Strong, Stillwater branch director. Also joining with Bengtson is Andrea Pickerign, registered client associate.

Bengtson joins RBC Wealth Management from Merrill Lynch and has 16 years of industry experience. He has assets under management of more than $230 million and $3.5 million in production. In 2014, Bengtson was named to the Financial Times Top 400 Advisors List.

“We are thrilled to welcome Jesse and Andrea to RBC Wealth Management, as their commitment to delivering superior client service is a great fit for our firm’s culture,” said Strong. “We continue to focus on expanding our presence in the Stillwater area with seasoned, talented financial advisors like Jesse.”

Bengtson is active in the local Stillwater community and is a Make a Wish of Minnesota sponsor.

About RBC Wealth Management – U.S.

In the United States, RBC Wealth Management operates as a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. Founded in 1909, RBC Capital Markets, LLC. is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and other major securities exchanges. RBC Wealth Management has more than $260 billion of assets under administration and nearly 2,000 financial advisors operating in 200 locations in 42 states.

For more information, please contact:

Jonell Lundquist, RBC Wealth Management:
612-371-2239 or jonell.lundquist@rbc.com