LPL was founded with a pioneering vision: to help entrepreneurial financial advisors establish successful businesses through which they could offer truly independent financial guidance and advice. Today we provide an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisory services to over 13,000 financial advisors as the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer,* making us a leading provider of financial services in the United States. In addition, we support over 4,000 financial advisors with customized clearing, advisory platform, and technology solutions.
We believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. We enable our customers to focus on what they do best—create the personal, long-term client relationships that are the foundation for turning life’s aspirations into financial realities.