Press Release

Jul 2, 2018

Janney Opens New Branch Office in Florence, South Carolina

PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 2, 2018 – Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (“Janney”), a leading full-service wealth management, financial services, and investment banking firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, announced that it has further expanded its presence in the Southeast region with the opening of a new office in Florence, South Carolina, the firm’s fourth branch office in the state.

“Our move into Florence represents a commitment to build on the reputation and success of Janney in a key region and positions the firm for continued growth in the future,” said Larry Orr, Complex Manager. “South Carolina is an important market for us as we look to grow in the surrounding region, and the opening of the new branch office will allow us to better serve the needs of our clients in the area.”

John Chase, Senior Vice President/Wealth Management, and Ginger Allen, Senior Registered Private Client Associate, will relocate from the firm’s Columbia, SC branch office to launch the new location in Florence. Mr. Chase, a Certified Financial PlannerTM, joined Janney in November 2017 and is active in a number of local Florence community organizations. He currently serves as a member of the Financial Committee for Central United Methodist Church and assists in leading and teaching their Young Adults Sunday School program. He served as President of the Pee Dee Area Citadel Club (2005-2008), acted as Former Vice President of the Pee Dee Fine Arts Society, is an active member of Florence Kiwanis Club, and is a former Board Member of both the Florence Symphony Orchestra and Florence Kiwanis Club.

Florence represents the fourth new location opened by Janney this year, following Riverhead, New York; Columbus, Ohio; and Battle Creek, Michigan.

The office is located at 1831 W Evan Street, Suite 220, Florence, SC 29501

About Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Janney provides advice to individual, corporate, and institutional clients. Our expertise includes guidance about asset management, corporate and public finance, equity and fixed income investing, equity research, institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading, investment strategy, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, public and private capital raising, portfolio management, retirement and income planning, and wealth management. Janney is an independently-operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and is a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional company information is available at

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