Commonwealth Financial Network

Investment Advisor
in Columbia, MD

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About this Advisor

Brian Mckinney is a certified financial planner based out of Columbia, Maryland, with 12 years of financial industry experience. Mckinney works at Commonwealth Financial Network. Their career trajectory has included roles at Wms Partners LLC, T. Rowe Price, Bny Mellon, Williams Asset Management, Loyola University Maryland and Commonwealth Financial Network. Mckinney maintains a Series 66 license, designating them as both a securities agent and an investment advisor representative, and is approved to advise clients in Maryland. Commonwealth Financial Network is a company that has its headquarters in Columbia, Maryland. The firm has offices in 1,275 locations and a total of 4,000 advisors. It has $162 billion in assets under management across its 540,172 customer accounts, making it one of the largest firms in the United States by assets under management. The firm provides services to 432 charities and foundations. Of its 540,172 customer accounts, just 10% belong to high-net-worth investors who have at least $1 million in assets available to invest. The advisory firm performs a number of services, including financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, portfolio management for institutional clients, pension consulting services, selection of other advisers, publication of newsletters and educational seminars. Fees charged by financial advisors typically depend on which services are provided. However, fees billed by Commonwealth Financial Network most likely consist of any blend of asset-based, hourly, fixed and commission-based fees.

Certifications and Registrations


Years of Experience

12 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, Publication of periodicals or newsletters, Educational seminars/workshops

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees, Commissions



Office Location

8850 Columbia 100 Parkway Suite 204
Columbia, MD 21045

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Commonwealth Financial Network Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


MD Average: $16,012,751,954
Total Number of Employees


MD Average: 118
Total Number of Accounts


MD Average: 4,567
Average Account Size


MD Average: $3,506,186

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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
  • Publication of periodicals or newsletters
  • Educational seminars/workshops

Brian Mckinney Work History

Brian has 12 years of experience.

2019 - Present (3 years)

Williams Asset Management

2019 - Present (3 years)

Commonwealth Financial Network

2017 - 2019 (2 years)

Commonwealth Financial Network

2016 - 2019 (3 years)

Williams Asset Management

2015 - 2016 (1 year)

Bny Mellon

2014 - 2015 (1 year)

T. Rowe Price

2013 - 2014 (1 year)

Wms Partners LLC

2010 - 2014 (4 years)

Loyola University Maryland


Brian Mckinney has no disclosures.

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