MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (April 10, 2018) – RBC Wealth Management, one of the nation’s largest full-service wealth management firms, announces that 16 financial advisors were named to the 2018 edition of the Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisors. The list recognizes top financial advisers at national, independent, regional and bank broker-dealers from across the U.S.

This is the sixth annual FT 400 list, produced independently by the Financial Times in collaboration with Ignites Research, a subsidiary of the FT that provides business intelligence on investment management.

“RBC Wealth Management is incredibly proud to congratulate these extremely talented advisors on receiving this prestigious honor,” said Michael Armstrong, CEO of RBC Wealth Management – U.S.  “This recognition highlights our advisors' commitment to the highest standards of client service, as well as their dedication to being responsible stewards of their clients’ assets.”

The complete list of RBC Wealth Management FT 400 Financial Advisors:

This special report names the 400 most elite financial advisers from national, independent, regional and bank broker-dealers in the U.S. The 'average' adviser on the list has 28 years of experience and manages $1.4 billion in assets. These top advisers hail from 38 states and Washington, D.C.

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 $348 billion in total client assets with approximately 1,800 financial advisors operating in 200 locations in 40 states.

Media Contact:

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

The Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisors is an independent listing produced annually by the Financial Times (March 2018). The FT 400 is based on data gathered from advisors, broker-dealer home offices, regulatory disclosures, and the FT’s research. The listing reflects each advisor’s status in six primary areas: assets under management (AUM), asset growth, compliance record, experience, credentials and online accessibility. This award does not evaluate the quality of services provided to clients and is not indicative of this advisor’s future performance. Neither the brokerages nor the advisors pay a fee to the Financial Times in exchange for inclusion in the FT 400.