As the nation’s leading independent broker-dealer, LPL Financial offers an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services to more than 16,000 financial advisors and approximately 700 financial institutions. We also support more than 4,000 other financial advisors with customized clearing solutions, advisory platforms, and technology.  LPL does not offer proprietary investment products or engage in investment banking activities; this means advisors affiliated with LPL are not pressured or influenced by LPL to sell its products.  For more information about LPL Financial, visit www.lpl.com.