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Independent broker-dealer firms are making a run for the registered investment adviser custody business.
Analyst Sean Daly of Cerulli Associates Inc. covers the financial advice industry as part of Cerulli’s intermediary-analyst team. He tracks wirehouses, regional firms, independent broker-dealers, RIAs, dually registered investment advisers, banks and insurance companies.
Clearing and custody firms, like their broker-dealer brethren, continue to struggle with negligible returns on client cash caused by record low short-term interest rates.
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