PITTSBURGH, Penn. (October 9, 2014) – RBC Wealth Management, one of the nation’s largest full-service securities firms, recently welcomed Deborah Sullivan, Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor and Christine Saitta, Vice President - Financial Advisor, to its Sewickley office, according to Kenneth M. Ross, Senior Managing Director of the Pittsburgh Complex.

With more than 46 years combined industry experience, Sullivan and Saitta join RBC Wealth Management after seven years with Morgan Stanley. The team has $213 million in assets under management and $1.7 million in production. Their primary area of focus is on holistic wealth management.

“We are thrilled to welcome Deborah and Christine to RBC Wealth Management,” said Ross. “The team’s commitment to being responsible stewards of their clients’ assets make them a great fit with the culture of the firm, as well as to the Pittsburgh Complex, as we continue to expand our presence in this important market.”

The addition of Sullivan and Saitta demonstrates RBC Wealth Management’s growth in the U.S. So far this fiscal year, RBC Wealth Management has recruited 80 new financial advisors with approximately $6 billion in assets and approximately $50 million in production. Additionally, the average revenue per financial advisor has grown 69% in the past five years.

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 $278 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