October 13, 2022
By Jeff Berman
Raymond James has picked up a team of eight financial advisors in Reston, Virginia, that previously managed $2.9 billion in client assets at Baird.
Operating as The Wise Investor Group of Raymond James, the advisor team, based in the Washington, D.C., area, has joined Raymond James & Associates, the firm’s employee advisor channel, Kelly Anderson, Northeast regional director for RJA, said Tuesday.
Wise’s advisor team includes Simon Hamilton, Gregory Smith, David Mount, Ann Summerson, Chase Hinderstein, Matthew Anderson, Chris Aime and Nicholas Sorden.
“After considerable thought, planning and months of due diligence, our team wholeheartedly felt Raymond James offers the best opportunity to enhance what we can accomplish together with our clients,” according to Hamilton, Wise’s managing director and portfolio manager.