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Ameriprise Financial Mobilizes Thousands of Volunteers at Food Banks Nationwide

MinneapolisNov. 7, 2019 – On November 8, thousands of volunteers from Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) will lend a hand at food banks, pantries and meal programs across the country to help people facing hunger in America. More than 7,000 Ameriprise employees, financial advisors and clients will sort food donations, serve meals, and stock shelves at events nationwide. The volunteer day, which marks the 10-year anniversary of the company’s signature partnership with Feeding America®, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization, will provide more than 1 million meals for people in need.

Financial Advisor Celebrates Successful Transition to Ameriprise

Minneapolis October 29, 2019 – Financial advisor Dale Cebert, ChFC®, CLU®, CASL® recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of his move to the franchise channel at Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) from FSC Securities. The veteran advisor, who has more than 21 years of experience in the industry, believes the switch to Ameriprise has made it easier to deliver a compelling and valuable experience to clients, while freeing up capacity for him to continue building his book of business. Today, he and his team – which operate under the practice name Cebert Wealth – manage $466 million in assets, compared to $444 million when he left his last firm. And, in a recent client satisfaction survey, Cebert’s team was rated 4.7 out of 5 in overall satisfaction based on 40 reviews.1

Stocks Played With A Record High Last Week. Can Markets Go Higher This Week?

The S&P 500 briefly surged into record territory on Friday, reaching an intraday high of 3,027 around midday, before closing at 3,022, just below the record high close of 3,025 from last July. Some tentative progress on the U.S.-China trade front contributed to the better tone, as the broad outline of the so-called phase one agreement takes shape. The intention is to have this first part of a potentially larger, more comprehensive deal ready to be signed ceremoniously by Trump and Xi in Santiago, Chile at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in November. Meanwhile, the European Union has agreed to give the United Kingdom another Brexit extension, this time to January 31, to give the prime minister additional time to overcome objections in Parliament to the deal on offer, and prevent a crash-out on Thursday, October 31, the current deadline.

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