Merrill Edge

Bank of America Expands Unlimited Zero-Dollar Trades to All Merrill Edge Self-Directed Clients

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

Merrill optimizes and continuously monitors trades and does not accept payment for order flow.

Key Points: 
  • Merrill optimizes and continuously monitors trades and does not accept payment for order flow.
  • Rewarding relationships With more than 6 million members, Preferred Rewards is the first no-fee program of its kind that recognizes and rewards clients for choosing to do more across their Bank of America and Merrill accounts.
  • Clients can easily manage and transfer funds between their Bank of America banking and Merrill investment accounts in real time and with a single login.
  • Banking products are provided by Bank of America, N.A., and affiliated banks, Members FDIC and wholly owned subsidiaries of Bank of America Corporation.

Merrill Edge® Report Finds Nearly 9 in 10 Americans Believe How They Manage Their Money Would Make Their Parents Proud

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 2:00pm

The report is a biannual study of more than 1,000 mass affluent1 Americans evolving financial concerns and priorities.

Key Points: 
  • The report is a biannual study of more than 1,000 mass affluent1 Americans evolving financial concerns and priorities.
  • It found that 85 percent believe how they manage their finances today would make their parents proud.
  • For more in-depth information about the financial behaviors and priorities of mass affluent Americans, read the entire spring 2019 Merrill Edge Report .
  • Concentrix (an independent market research company) conducted a nationally representative, panel-sample online survey on behalf of Merrill Edge April 17-May 9, 2019.

Bank of America Introduces Powerful Solution Combining Merrill Digital Capabilities With Advice and Guidance From a Financial Solutions Advisor

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 2:00pm

Bank of America today announced the launch of Merrill Guided Investing with an advisor, a new offering that will deliver advice and guidance to clients through a Merrill Financial Solutions Advisor (FSA) and an enhanced digital platform.

Key Points: 
  • Bank of America today announced the launch of Merrill Guided Investing with an advisor, a new offering that will deliver advice and guidance to clients through a Merrill Financial Solutions Advisor (FSA) and an enhanced digital platform.
  • Open an account with $20,000 for Merrill Guided Investing with an advisor, and as little as $5,000 for Merrill Guided Investing.
  • Other fees may apply.1
    Merrill Guided Investing with an advisor will be offered through FSAs in Bank of America financial centers, Merrill Advisory Centers, and Merrill offices around the country.
  • Banking products are provided by Bank of America, N.A., and affiliated banks, Members FDIC and wholly owned subsidiaries of Bank of America Corporation.

Bank of America Extends Commission-Free Trades to All Preferred Rewards Members

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 2:00pm

Brokerage affiliates of Bank of America have been offering commission-free trades since 2006, even prior to the launch of Merrill Edge in 2010.

Key Points: 
  • Brokerage affiliates of Bank of America have been offering commission-free trades since 2006, even prior to the launch of Merrill Edge in 2010.
  • With Merrill Edge, clients can view their Merrill Edge investment and Bank of America bank accounts on one page online.
  • For more Bank of America news, including dividend announcements and other important information, visit the Bank of America newsroom .
  • Banking products are provided by Bank of America, N.A., and affiliated banks, Members FDIC and wholly owned subsidiaries of Bank of America Corporation.

Firstrade Named a 2018 Best Online Broker by Kiplinger's Personal Finance Selected #1 in ETF and Bond Categories

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firstrade Securities, Inc. has been named to the Kiplinger's Personal Finance rankings of the Best Online Brokers of 2018.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Firstrade Securities, Inc. has been named to the Kiplinger's Personal Finance rankings of the Best Online Brokers of 2018.
  • Firstrade also received the number one ranking as Best for Exchange-Traded Fund Investors and Best for Bond Investors.
  • To help readers choose the best broker, the magazinesurveyed eight firms: Ally Invest, Charles Schwab, E*Trade, Fidelity, Firstrade, Merrill Edge, TD Ameritrade and WellsTrade.
  • "We are delighted to have been named one of Kiplinger's best online brokers for 2018.