Raleigh, NC, June 15, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Sarah M. Place, President and CEO of Place Trade Financial, Inc., [Member FINRA, SIPC], (www.placetrade.com), a global full service, discount broker and online trading firm, announced that Jermaine Pender has joined the firm as a Senior Financial Advisor and will play a key role in business development. In this position, Mr. Pender will work closely with individuals and businesses providing financial advice, investment and retirement planning. At the same time he will be building a team of registered representatives and financial advisors in the Raleigh and Cary metropolitan area.
Mr. Pender joins Place Trade after gaining valuable experience in the financial services industry where he has served as a financial advisor for the past six years with nationally recognized broker dealers.
Mr. Pender earned a bachelor of science in Finance degree at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, GA. He currently holds Series 7, 63, and 66 licenses. While building a team of experienced advisors in the Raleigh and Cary area he looks forward to working with new clients as well as continuing to serve long time clients in other states.
A native of Jacksonville, Mr. Pender has lived in Atlanta, GA over the past eleven years and has recently relocated to the Raleigh area with his family. He currently resides in Cary; along with his wife Melissa and their three year old daughter.
“We are proud to welcome Mr. Pender to our Raleigh office,” said Place. “His financial services industry experience along with his great work ethic and enthusiasm will be a great asset for Place Trade as we continue to grow.”
“I am excited to join Place Trade Financial,” said Pender. “I look forward to sharing my experiences and assisting Place Trade as they continue to expand as well as making new friends and becoming more active in the community.”
About Place Trade Financial, Inc.:
Place Trade Financial, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC (www.placetrade.com), is a global full service, discount brokerage firm with online trading. Founded in Lillington, NC; Place Trade is currently celebrating ten years in the Triangle. Place Trade appeals to clients with various investment needs, by offering a range of products and services - including stocks, options, mutual funds, ETFs, CDs, extensive fixed income securities, online trading, IPOs, no-fee IRAs and low margin rates. Additional services include Wealth Management, college and retirement planning, 401(k) rollovers and business retirement plans. Place Trade Financial, Inc. is a member of the Securities Industry Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) and is a Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) registered firm.
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Place Trade Financial