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GCG Wealth Management He says this expanded his footprint in the Carolinas by acquiring Branstrom Finance.

Morganton, North Carolina based Branstrom headed by John Branstrom, 46 years of experience in the financial services industry, according to GCG.

Branstrom joined the industry in 1980 and came there MML Investor Services in 1996, where he stayed until partnering with GCG, according to BrokerCheck.

Charlotte, North Carolina, GCG headquartered in North Carolina, which provides securities and advisory services through Woodbury Financial Services, currently operates more than $1.5 billion from nine “office hubs” across the Southeast, according to the company. GCG also offers acquisitions, succession and liquidity deals to advisors through GCG Advisory Partners, a succession planning platform, the company says.

“GCG provides me with the service model and options needed in the ever-changing financial services market. Joel [Burris, president of GCG Wealth Management and Advisory Partners] “His team brings a breath of fresh air to Branstrom’s financial practice,” Branstrom said in a statement.

Meanwhile, GCG said in the announcement that it plans “a significant capital deployment in 2022 through advisory acquisitions and/or succession-sale plans and stays for several years.”

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