Cedric Edwards Joins Stifel Independent Advisors



ST. LOUIS, March 29, 2022 – Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that financial advisor Cedric Edwards has joined the firm’s independent contractor broker-dealer subsidiary, Stifel Independent Advisors, LLC. 

Based in Schertz, Texas, Mr. Edwards was previously associated with Edward Jones, where he was responsible for $132 million in client assets.  Prior to beginning his investment industry career in 2000, he served in the United States Air Force.

“I’m extremely confident that my partnership with Stifel Independent Advisors offers a clear opportunity to assist my diverse client base,” said Mr. Edwards.  “My clientele are salt-of-the-earth, hard-working, patriotic, and philanthropic people who want to build wealth, plan for the unexpected, and leave a legacy.  The clients I know, love, and serve realize I care about what’s important to them and their families.  The firm relationship that Stifel offers me and my clients will assist us in our endeavor to make their lives better.  That’s truly the commitment and entrepreneurial experience I desire.  I’m unique, and so is Stifel’s commitment to my clients.”

“We are excited to welcome Cedric to the Stifel Independent Advisors family,” said Alex David, President and CEO of Stifel Independent Advisors.  “His service to his clients and community is truly exemplary.  Here at Stifel Independent Advisors, our extensive resources and access to leadership will make him more relevant to his valued clients and help him take his practice to new heights.  And his success here will serve as further proof that Stifel is a firm where African American advisors can truly thrive.”


Stifel Company Information 

Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) is a financial services holding company headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, that conducts its banking, securities, and financial services business through several wholly owned subsidiaries. Stifel’s broker-dealer clients are served in the United States through Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, including its Eaton Partners business division; Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.; Miller Buckfire & Co., LLC; and Stifel Independent Advisors, LLC; and in the United Kingdom and Europe through Stifel Nicolaus Europe Limited.  The Company’s broker-dealer affiliates provide securities brokerage, investment banking, trading, investment advisory, and related financial services to individual investors, professional money managers, businesses, and municipalities.  Stifel Bank and Stifel Bank & Trust offer a full range of consumer and commercial lending solutions.  Stifel Trust Company, N.A. and Stifel Trust Company Delaware, N.A. offer trust and related services.  To learn more about Stifel, please visit the Company’s website at www.stifel.com.



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