ST. LOUIS, Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The financial-services firm Edward Jones has released a statement regarding its naming rights agreement for the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Jim Weddle, managing partner of the firm said, "The Edward Jones naming rights agreement ended when the Rams were given formal approval to move to Los Angeles. During the past 14 years, the firm invested more than $32 million in the naming rights for the Edward Jones Dome. While we share in the disappointment related to losing our NFL team, we remain committed to supporting the St. Louis region as well as our other professional and amateur sports."
Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P.
Edward Jones, a FORTUNE 500 firm, provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliate, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm's business, from the types of investment options offered to the location of branch offices, is designed to cater to individual investors in the communities in which they live and work. The firm's 13,000-plus financial advisors work directly with nearly 7 million clients. Edward Jones, which ranked No. 6 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For 2015," is headquartered in St. Louis. Visit www.edwardjones.com. Member SIPC.
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