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Kevin J. Reed

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Senior Vice President and Head of Wealth Management

Kevin J. Reed is the Senior Vice President and Head of Wealth Management at Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. Mr. Reed brings over 16 years of industry experience to Janney. In his role, Mr. Reed is responsible for the oversight of the Firm’s Wealth Management Services including separately managed accounts, financial planning, mutual funds, insurance, annuities, and retirement solutions. Mr. Reed is also responsible for Janney Capital Management, an independent division of Janney Montgomery Scott, providing fee-based discretionary investment management for individual, corporate, and institutional portfolios. 

Most recently, Mr. Reed served as the Managing Director, Taxable Fixed Income where he was responsible for the Firm’s Retail Taxable Trading business as well as Institutional Taxable Sales and Fixed Income Research and Strategy. He also managed the overall retail client service and marketing efforts to include the positioning and communication of Janney’s fixed income product set to the firm’s Private Client Group.

Mr. Reed joined Janney from the Radian Group, Inc. where he was responsible for credit research and portfolio management for Radian’s $5 billion fixed income investment portfolio. Prior to Radian, Mr. Reed was the Fixed Income Trading Manager at LPL Financial. At LPL, he supervised a team of taxable and tax-exempt traders responsible for the execution of all fixed income transactions for the largest independent financial advisor force in the country. In addition, his experience includes trader roles in various taxable and tax-exempt markets at firms such as American International Group and Fiserv Securities.

Mr. Reed is a General Securities Principal, a Municipal Securities Principal, and a General Securities Representative with FINRA. Mr. Reed holds a Bachelors of Science in Finance from Colorado State University as well as a Masters of Finance from Pennsylvania State University’s Smeal College of Business.