Janney announced that six of its Financial Advisors received the distinction of 2020 Top 1,200 Financial Advisors by Barron’s

PHILADELPHIA – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, a leading full-service wealth management, capital markets, and asset management firm headquartered in Philadelphia, is pleased to announce that six of its Financial Advisors received the distinction of 2020 Top 1,200 Financial Advisors by Barron’s. This is the fourth consecutive year each advisor has been named to the list.

The Financial Advisors include Edward S. Blumenthal in Philadelphia; Mark R. Eskin in Philadelphia; Joseph P. Hassett Jr. in Providence, Rhode Island; Charles J. Noble, III in New Haven, Connecticut; Peter H. Sargent in Newtown, Pennsylvania and Raleigh, North Carolina; and Allan H. Strange in Richmond, Virginia.

“We’re proud of Ed, Mark, Joe, Charles, Peter, and Allan for receiving this recognition yet again. They exemplify the highest standard for client relationships and strive to provide the best support to help each individual reach their goals.” said Jerry Lombard, president of the firm’s Private Client Group. “This award underscores their commitment to that objective.”

Barron’s annual Top 1,200 Financial Advisors recognizes top advisors from all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, with the number of ranking spots distributed in proportion to state population and wealth. The rankings are based on assets under management, revenue generated by advisors for their firms, and the quality of their practices. View this year’s list here.

About Janney’s Top Financial Advisors:

  • Edward S. Blumenthal – Ranked #15 in Pennsylvania

    Ed Blumenthal serves as Executive Vice President/Wealth Management and is a senior partner of Stedmark Partners at Janney Montgomery Scott. He is a board member serving as Chair of Development on the Executive Committee of the Eastern Pennsylvania/Delaware Regional Chapter of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Blumenthal received his B.A. in Economics and Certificate of Management from the University of Rochester.

  • Mark R. Eskin – Ranked #12 in Pennsylvania

    Mark Eskin serves as Executive Vice President/Wealth Management and is a senior partner of Stedmark Partners at Janney Montgomery Scott. He is an active member of the Board of Trustees of Abington-Jefferson Health and the Madlyn & Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life in Horsham, PA, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Federation Endowments Corporation of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia. He received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania and is a magna cum laude graduate of the Temple University School of Law.

  • Joseph P. Hassett, Jr. – Ranked #4 in Rhode Island

    Joe Hassett has more than 30 years of experience and serves as Executive Vice President/Wealth Management of Hassett Wealth Management of Janney Montgomery Scott. He is active on the Rhode Island Foundation Advisory Board and the Providence College President’s Council. He is a graduate of LaSalle Academy High School and Providence College.

  • Charles J. Noble, III – Ranked #13 in Connecticut

    Charles J. Noble, III serves as Executive Vice President/Wealth Management of Noble Wealth Advisors of Janney Montgomery Scott and Branch Manager of the Firm’s Downtown New Haven, Connecticut office. His financial career spans over 30 years. He received his B.S. in Finance from the University of New Haven and completed the SIA Course of Study at the Wharton School of Business.

  • Peter H. Sargent – Ranked #37 in Pennsylvania

    Peter Sargent serves as Executive Vice President/Wealth Management and the founder of Sargent Wealth Management of Janney Montgomery Scott, with offices in Newtown, PA and Raleigh, NC. Sargent has over 25 years of industry experience and holds both the CFA and CFP designations. He is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts, a member of the University of Delaware Financial Planning and Wealth Management Advisory Board.

  • Allan H. Strange – Ranked #10 in Virginia

    Allan Strange, Executive Vice President/Wealth Management, leads the Strange Wealth Advisory Group at Janney Montgomery Scott, and has been advising clients on their investments for nearly 40 years. The Strange Group was founded with a simple mission: to help clients achieve their financial goals through trusted advice and unparalleled service. Strange and his team focus on holistic financial planning for individuals and families, as well as advising company retirement plans.

About Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
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