James ShannonCRD Number: 6199656
Current Firm: Capital Analysts
Jim joined KAF Financial Advisors in September 2014. After completing coursework in the Financial Planning Program at Boston University's Center for Professional Education, Jim earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) designation. He is a registered representative and investment advisor representative.
Jim graduated from Georgetown University in 2005 with a degree in Finance from the McDonough School of Business. Following Georgetown, Jim began a career with Thomson Reuters in their Capital Markets Surveillance group. In that role, Jim was tasked with advising Fortune 500 companies with their investor relations function. After over eight years with Thomson Reuters, Jim decided his real passion was in advising individuals and small to medium-sized businesses rather than institutions. This led Jim to UBS Financial Services, Inc. where his main focus was holistic financial planning.
Jim works with Thomas McCarthy in helping successful individuals, families, and business owners in various aspects of financial planning.
Jim lives in Quincy, MA. He is an avid fan of his beloved Georgetown Hoyas and proudly supports all Boston teams.
Walnut Hill Advisors, LLC
|KAF Financial Advisors||Braintree, MA||Sep 2014 - Current||2|
|UBS Financial Services||Boston, MA||Jun 2013 - Sep 2014||1|
|Boston University Center For Professional Education||Boston, MA||Sep 2012 - Mar 2014||1|
|Thomson Reuters||Boston, MA||Oct 2010 - May 2013||2|
|Thomson Reuters||New York, NY||Jul 2005 - Sep 2010||5|
|Exam Code||Name||Passed Date|
|S66||NASAA Uniform Combined State Law Examination||Aug 2013|
|S7||General Securities Representative Examination (GS)||Sep 2013|
Total Assets Under Management3,420MILLIONS
Total Number of Accounts13,416ACCOUNTS
Average Account Value$254,952
- A percentage of assets under your management
- Hourly charges
- Fixed fees (other than subscription fees)
- Financial planning services
- Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses
- Portfolio management for businesses (other than small businesses) or institutional clients
- Pension consulting services
- Selection of other advisers (including private fund managers)
AK, AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, WV
Advisory services offered through Capital Analysts or Lincoln Investment, Registered Investment Advisors. Securities offered through Lincoln Investment, Broker/Dealer, Member FINRA/SIPC
KAF Financial Advisors, LLC and the above firms are independent, non-affiliated entities.
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