NTF Offerings

More Mutual Fund Companies Launched on NTF Network

July 16, 2018

LPL Financial

LPL’s no-transaction-fee (NTF) network launched July 2 on its Strategic Wealth Management (SWM) platform. Included in the launch are the following mutual fund companies: AllianceBernstein, BlackRock, Columbia, J.P. Morgan, John Hancock, INVESCO, Legg Mason, MFS, Natixis, Oppenheimer and Putnam.

“By providing a solution like the NTF network, we believe advisors will be better positioned to differentiate themselves in the marketplace by being able to offer lower cost funds with no transaction fees to investors,” said Rob Pettman, LPL executive vice president, Product and Platform Management. “We are proud to be able to leverage our team’s expertise and the firm’s scale to innovate and evolve the products and investment options we can provide to advisors across all of the platforms available to support their businesses.”

Additional fund companies will be added throughout 2018 and into 2019.

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