About Wells Fargo Advisors
Wells Fargo Advisors is one of the nation’s premier financial services firms. Wells Fargo’s investment business is represented by nearly 14,000 Financial Advisors in 5,000 U.S. locations.* The firm was born out of Wells Fargo & Company’s 2009 acquisition of Wachovia Corporation.
Tracing its roots to 1879, Wachovia Securities, LLC, grew over the years through mergers with some of the industry’s most respected regional and national firms, including the 2007 acquisition of A.G. Edwards, Inc., by Wachovia Corporation. Throughout their histories, Wells Fargo Advisors’ predecessors, including Wells Fargo Investments, were known for exceptional service based on trust and knowledge and for a culture that put clients’ needs above all else.
*All data includes Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC (including its predecessor firms) and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC as of September 30, 2019.