Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc

Investment Advisor
in Hattiesburg, MS

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Robert Simmons is an investment advisor who works in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Currently an investment advisor with Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc, Simmons has 10 years of practice as a registered advisor. Simmons maintains a Series 66 license, certifying the advisor as both a securities agent and an investment advisor representative. Simmons can work with investors based out of Mississippi and Texas. During their career, Simmons has held roles at Wells Fargo Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC and Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc is based out of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and operates out of 74 other locations across the United States. In total, Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc manages $8 billion in assets covering 29,895 client accounts and retains more than 509 people. The firm's total assets under management makes it one of the largest investment advisory firms in the nation. The firm manages 14,778 accounts on a discretionary basis, in which the advisor has the authority to make all investment decisions. Currently 10% of the firm's investors are high-net-worth individuals, meaning they have over $1 million in investable assets. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc can provide financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, portfolio management for institutional clients, pension consulting services, selection of other advisers and educational seminars. The firm's fees may include asset-based, hourly and fixed fees.

Certifications and Registrations

Series 66

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

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees



Office Location

6555 Us Highway 98-West Suite B
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

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Benjamin F. Edwards & Company, Inc Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


MS Average: $11,469,110,461
Total Number of Employees


MS Average: 458
Total Number of Accounts


MS Average: 33,415
Average Account Size


MS Average: $343,232

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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

Robert Simmons Work History

Robert has 10 years of experience.

2019 - Present (3 years)

Benjamin F. Edwards & Co

2016 - 2019 (3 years)

Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC

2010 - 2016 (6 years)

Wells Fargo Advisors LLC


Robert Simmons has no disclosures.

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