Lpl Financial LLC

Investment Advisor
in Des Plaines, IL

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Brian Fahrner is an investment advisor in Des Plaines, Illinois. Currently a registered financial advisor at Lpl Financial LLC, Fahrner has 10 years of professional experience in the financial advisory industry. Fahrner maintains Series 63 and Series 65 licenses, certifying them as both a securities agent and an investment advisor representative. Fahrner is registered to operate in Illinois. Their career trajectory has included roles at Joliet Junior College, Country Capital Management Company, Will County Senior Services, Bankers Life And Casualty, Joliet Professional Pharmacy, Lpl Financial and First Midwest Bank. Lpl Financial LLC is based out of Des Plaines, Illinois, and has 9,519 locations in the United States. In total, Lpl Financial LLC manages $208 billion in assets across 892,326 client accounts and employs more than 23,035 people. The amount of assets the firm manages makes it one of the largest firms in the nation. The firm manages 890,301 accounts on a discretionary basis, meaning the advisor makes investment decisions at their discretion. Currently 28% of the firm's customers are high-net-worth individuals, meaning they have more than $1 million in investable assets. Lpl Financial LLC provides financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, portfolio management for institutional clients, pension consulting services, selection of other advisers, educational seminars and other services. The firm's fees may include asset-based, hourly, fixed and commission-based fees.

Certifications and Registrations

Series 63, Series 65

Years of Experience

10 years

Services Offered

Financial planning services, Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses, Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients, Pension consulting services, Selection of other advisers, Educational seminars/workshops, Other

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees, Commissions



Office Location

749 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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Lpl Financial LLC Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


IL Average: $646,059,043
Total Number of Employees


IL Average: 13
Total Number of Accounts


IL Average: 661
Average Account Size


IL Average: $977,396

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Investment Advisory Services

  • Financial planning services
  • Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses
  • Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients
  • Pension consulting services
  • Selection of other advisers
  • Educational seminars/workshops
  • Other

Brian Fahrner Work History

Brian has 10 years of experience.

2015 - Present (7 years)

Lpl Financial

2015 - Present (7 years)

First Midwest Bank

2014 - 2015 (1 year)

Country Capital Management Company

2013 - 2014 (1 year)

Will County Senior Services

2012 - 2013 (1 year)

Joliet Junior College

2012 - 2012 (< 1 year)

Bankers Life And Casualty

2011 - 2012 (1 year)

Joliet Professional Pharmacy

2010 - 2011 (1 year)

Joliet Junior College


Brian Fahrner has no disclosures.

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