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PROVIDENCE, RI

Merrill Lynch Branch Office

Welcome to the PROVIDENCE, RI Branch. Our financial advisors
work within a customized, goals-based system that begins with
the belief that each client is unique, and that our wealth
management strategies need to reflect each client’s individual
objectives, no matter how large or small.


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About Us

Our Branch’s wealth management process begins as our advisors get to know clients “beneath the surface.” Our teams take the time to learn client priorities, including risk tolerance, objectives, time horizon and liquidity needs, goals for retirement lifestyles, education for children and grandchildren, complex business issues, cash management and their need for credit strategies. Once we fully understand clients’ wants, needs and goals, we employ the broad investing resources of Merrill Lynch and offer access to the banking convenience of Bank of America—as well as engaging our own experience and discipline to create a framework for addressing their financial challenges.

Our Branch’s financial advisors are committed to client service and satisfaction. We begin every relationship by having clients identify their personal and professional goals, including those related to lifestyle and multi-generational issues. With that information, combined with our ability to draw on industry analysts and specialists, financial advisors have the tools to fully understand each client’s current financial situation and can help them create financial strategies designed to meet their long-term objectives.

Through our volunteerism and charitable outreach, our Branch helps support the economic, social and cultural life of the places in which we live and work. In virtually every Merrill Lynch location across the country, employees are involved in fundraising activities meant to benefit their many neighborhoods and causes. And as a local Branch office, we feel it is important for us to “give back” and help maintain vibrant, healthy communities and non-profit organizations.

As a Merrill Lynch client, you have access to the knowledge and experience of industry skilled financial advisors who are supported by the intellectual capital of Merrill Lynch, a goals-based wealth management platform, and the technological resources of a leading global financial services firm. Our advisors strive to fully understand your personal and business needs, and those of your family and future generations. We will put your interests first to help you pursue your financial and life goals.

Branch Office Profile

Advisors at This Location

Our deeply committed financial advisors call upon Merrill Lynch’s tools and resources to help clients pursue personal and professional financial goals, as they also help them prepare for financial and lifestyle challenges that may lie ahead.

Peter W Bazirgan

Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Stephen J Palmisciano

Senior Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Dorothy A Hartnett

Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

CFP

Thomas W Curry

Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

CRPC

Robert G Fournier

Senior Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Gary Venable

First Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Robert M Ashegh

Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

CRPC

Ann T Stiness

First Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

ChFC, CRPC, CKP

Christopher W Hall

Managing Director

Senior Financial Advisor

Kyle J. Lepley

Assistant Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

CRPC

Stephen F Eno

First Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

Let’s Have a Conversation

There is no substitute for a one-on-one relationship with a Merrill Lynch financial advisor committed to your needs – a caring advisor who can leverage the investment insights of Merrill Lynch and access to the banking convenience of Bank of America to help clients face today’s financial and economic landscape. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.

Careers

Merrill Lynch is seeking high achievers with a history of success. If you’re in sales, law, banking, teaching, accounting, retired military, college grad or other, and you have the drive, commitment and perseverance to succeed, consider a career with us as a financial advisor.

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Work Culture

Our culture is dedicated to providing continuing professional training, mentoring and technology for new and experienced advisors.

Rewarding Career

We help you support the financial aspects of a client’s life, focused on providing individually customized investment strategies and wealth management advice, products and services.

Access to Resources

Our size and scope offers access to a wide range of technology, intellectual capital and marketing resources designed to help build your business and enhance client relationships.

Grow & Learn

Merrill Lynch has been training financial advisors since 1946, offering advisors the critical skills and knowledge they need to assist individuals in pursuing their unique financial goals.

Learn more about careers at Merrill Lynch