LPL Financial Selects FMG Suite for New Vendor Affinity Program

Inbound Marketing Solution Available to Thousands of Financial Advisors

SAN DIEGO, Calif., January 4, 2015 – FMG Suite, a leader in digital marketing for financial advisors, has been selected by LPL Financial for its new Vendor Affinity Program. LPL Financial is the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer and a custodian of more than 14,000 registered investment advisors.

Many financial advisors struggle with digital marketing, such as social media and email campaigns, and FMG Suite offers a total inbound marketing solution designed to increase referrals and leads through five integrated digital tools.

About the Vendor Affinity Program

The Vendor Affinity Program is a new initiative designed to help advisors reduce the complexity and cost of running their businesses. The program offers a centralized repository of vendors who have been reviewed by LPL and have agreed to provide their products and services to LPL Financial advisors at discounted prices. FMG Suite is currently offering special prices for LPL Financial advisors.

“We are honored to be part of LPL Financial’s new program and are confident in the products we provide advisors to help them stay current and competitive in the digital market,” said Greg Woodbury, Vice President of Sales at FMG Suite.

About FMG Suite

At the heart of the FMG Suite system is a library of award-winning, FINRA-reviewed content, featuring over 300 videos, articles, and calculators. By consistently sharing insightful content on multiple digital platforms, FMG Suite increases advisors’ engagement with clients and prospects.

FMG Suite combines decades of financial marketing experience to pioneer a unique marketing approach for financial advisors. We’ve recruited top talent in video production, graphic design, animation, web development, search engine optimization, and software design to break new ground in digital marketing. For more information, visit fmgsuite.com

About LPL Financial

LPL Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc., is a leader in the financial advice market and serves $485 billion in retail assets. The Company provides proprietary technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research to more than 14,000 independent financial advisors and more than 700 banks and credit unions. LPL Financial is the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer since 1996 (based on total revenues, Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2015). It is also one of the fastest growing RIA custodians with $105 billion in retail assets served, and acts as an independent consultant to over an estimated 40,000 retirement plans with an estimated $120 billion in retirement plan assets served, as of March 31, 2015. Also, LPL Financial supports approximately 4,300 financial advisors licensed with insurance companies by providing customized clearing, advisory platforms, and technology solutions. LPL Financial and its affiliates have 3,352 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego. For more information, please visit www.lpl.com.