News and Events for the Schwab Franchise Opportunity

From the latest headlines to invaluable webinars, keep your finger on the pulse of the Schwab Franchise community.

Previous Events

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Duration: 53 min
Ownership Designed for Scale

Join Schwab Managing Director and Head of Sales, Christine Baker, as she interviews Schwab independent franchise owners, Erin Yost and Tim Wayman about their first-hand experiences on how they embraced the Schwab franchise model and overcame industry challenges in their practices by leveraging the scale and brand of the Schwab franchise model.

Duration: 42 min
Schwab franchise, from financial advisor to owner

Join Schwab Managing Director and Head of Sales, Christine Baker, as she interviews Schwab independent franchise owner, Maureen Parker. We think you’ll find Maureen’s journey from successful financial advisor to even more successful Schwab franchise owner very inspiring.

Duration: 56 min
Transform your independent practice, become a Schwab franchise owner

Whether you are struggling to maintain efficient operating costs, stand out among the competition, or compete with lower cost solutions, managing an independent practice can be challenging.  Hear directly from Schwab franchise owner, Greg Grooms, on how he transitioned his independent practice and his business.

Duration: 53 min
Transform your practice: How to scale your business to the next level

Join Matt Ackerman of InvestmentNews for a special webcast to explore a new approach - Schwab’s independent branch model – which is resonating with advisors from all channels. In this webinar you’ll learn why more entrepreneurs and visionaries are taking a unique approach to independence to help them ramp up and potentially turn their practice into a surging business.

Duration: 43 min
The Schwab Franchise: Scale Your Business with Schwab

Schwab's franchise opportunity may enable you to grow your client base—and your bottom line—in a way consistent with how you've wanted to do business. Our model puts your clients first and lets you scale by sharing in multiple revenue streams—not just commissions and fees.


Duration: 57 min
Navigating Industry Dynamics and the Schwab Franchise Opportunity

Industry trends in wealth management are changing the way firms do business. These changes have implications for financial advisors like yourself; from your value proposition to the types of products and services that you are able to offer your clients, it raises the question of where you plan to build and grow your business for the long-term.

Press Releases

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Charles Schwab Recognized as Most Trusted Online Broker by Investor’s Business Daily

Charles Schwab has earned the highest ranking in Investor’s Business Daily’s Most Trusted Financial Companies study, with a trust rating of 92.3. In addition to being ranked the No. 1 overall most trusted financial company and No. 1 in the online broker category, Schwab was also ranked No. 1 for fair pricing and fees,...

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Schwab Completes Acquisition of TD Ameritrade

The Charles Schwab Corporation (“Schwab”) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (“TD Ameritrade”).  The combination will create a company with enhanced scale, an even better portfolio of world-class services and solutions, and a talented team united by...

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Charles Schwab Ranks Highest Among DIY Investors in the J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Self-Directed Investor Satisfaction Study

Charles Schwab has again received the highest ranking among DIY investors in overall satisfaction nationwide in the J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Self-Directed Investor Satisfaction Study. With an index score of 817 on a 1,000-point scale, Schwab scored 31 points above the overall satisfaction industry average…

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Schwab Named to Top 50 of Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies List for Third Consecutive Year

The Charles Schwab Corporation has been named as one of Fortune magazine’s top 50 World's Most Admired Companies for the third consecutive year, finishing in the 37th spot. In the annual survey, which ranks some of the world’s largest companies based on a number of attributes related to corporate...

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The Charles Schwab Corporation to Acquire TD Ameritrade

The Charles Schwab Corporation (“Schwab”) and TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (“TD Ameritrade”) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Schwab to acquire TD Ameritrade in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $26 billion. Under the agreement, TD Ameritrade...

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Schwab Removes the Final Pricing Barrier to Investing Online by Eliminating U.S. Stock, ETF and Options Commissions

Founder and Chairman Charles Schwab said, “From day one, my passion has been to make investing easier and more affordable for everyone. Beginning October 7, every Schwab client can trade U.S. stocks, ETFs and options commission-free. Eliminating commissions ensures my ultimate vision is realized”...

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