BUFFALO, New York (September 27, 2019) – RBC Wealth Management, one of the nation’s largest full-service wealth management firms, recently welcomed a new team to its Buffalo office, according to Erik Hartmann, director of the firm’s Rochester, New York, complex.

The Briggs Group is composed of Richard Briggs, First Vice President – Financial Advisor, who has 36 years of industry experience; Matthew Briggs, First Vice President – Financial Advisor, who has 10 years of experience; and Jaclyn Singer, Senior Registered Client Associate. The team manages approximately $226 million in client assets and joins RBC from Merrill Lynch.

“Matthew and I made the important decision to join RBC Wealth Management because it is a company with deep resources, a reputation for putting the interests of clients first and a passion for helping transform clients’ financial lives,” Richard Briggs said.

“We are thrilled to welcome the Briggs Group to the Buffalo branch,” Hartmann said. “Richard and Matthew bring a unique synergy that is instantly apparent to their clients. They are an extremely valuable addition to RBC Wealth Management.”

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 $384 billion in total client assets with more than 1,900 financial advisors operating in 170 locations in 42 states.

Media Contact:

Nicole Garrison, RBC Wealth Management, 612-371-2999, or Nicole.garrison@rbc.com