News from edward jones A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Dec 08, 2014, 14:27 ET

Edward Jones Ranks No. 1 in National Survey of Financial Advisors

 For the 20th time, financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 1 in the WealthManagement.com/ REP. magazine annual survey of the nation's...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
Edward Jones

Edward Jones Launches New Career Site

 Financial services firm Edward Jones today announced that it has re-launched its career website, www.careers.edwardjones.com. The new site...

Dec 01, 2014, 05:59 ET

The insurance "say-do gap": Many Canadians not protecting what they say matters most

Canadians the least prepared for unexpected disability, critical illness and long-term care needs MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - A new...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:38 ET

More than One in Three Americans Are Adjusting Their Savings Plans to Account for Holiday Spending

According to the Holiday Spending and Savings Study conducted by financial services firm Edward Jones, 35 percent of Americans plan to shift their...

Nov 06, 2014, 13:18 ET

Edward Jones Hires 1,250 Military Veterans as Financial Advisors

 Financial services firm Edward Jones announced today that it has hired over 1,250 military veterans as financial advisors since May of 2012,...

Sep 30, 2014, 17:27 ET

New PEI location puts Edward Jones in every province in Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadians looking to create a sound, financial strategy need look no further than their province, no matter...

Sep 10, 2014, 00:01 ET

Edward Jones adds BMO Global Asset Management to Preferred Fund Families list

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Edward Jones today announced the addition of BMO Global Asset Management as a preferred mutual fund family,...

Sep 03, 2014, 11:36 ET

Beyond Leaning In: Americans Not Taking Advantage of Career Advancement Programs in Place, According to Edward Jones Study

Although 82 percent of Americans say a company would be more attractive if it had a structured mentorship or sponsorship program in place,...

Aug 25, 2014, 14:27 ET

Edward Jones Ranks Highest among Full-Service Investment Firms in Canada Second Year in a Row, According to J.D. Power

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - For the second consecutive year, Edward Jones ranks "Highest in Investor Satisfaction with Full-Service...

Aug 14, 2014, 10:49 ET

Edward Jones Partners with Securities Training Corporation to Address Industry-Wide Need - A Growing Shortage of Financial Advisors

Financial services firm Edward Jones is partnering with Securities Training Corporation (STC), the nation's leading financial services training...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:20 ET

National World War I Museum Launches Centennial Flag Program Presented By Edward Jones

The United States flag is the symbol of patriotism, pride and respect. To honor veterans and civilians across the country, the National World War I...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:58 ET
Edward Jones (PRNewsFoto/Edward Jones)

Edward Jones Financial Advisors Rate the Firm Highest in Overall Employee Satisfaction, According to J.D. Power and Associates

For the sixth time in as many studies conducted, Edward Jones financial advisors rate the firm "Highest in Employee Advisor Satisfaction among...

Jun 23, 2014, 09:34 ET

Planning for Retirement and Education Takes a Backseat to Vacation Planning, Finds Edward Jones Survey

 More than one quarter (28 percent) of Americans say they spend more time thinking about vacation planning, compared to planning for...

Jun 03, 2014, 09:04 ET

Edward Jones Moves Up on the FORTUNE 500 List

 Financial services firm Edward Jones moves up on the annual FORTUNE 500 list, as published by FORTUNE magazine, in its second appearance in...

May 27, 2014, 08:01 ET
Edward Jones: 70% of Americans don't know what a 529 plan is. Don't wait to save. (PRNewsFoto/Edward Jones)

7 out of 10 Americans Don't Know What a 529 Plan is, According to Edward Jones Study

 Nearly three-quarters (70 percent) of Americans do not know that a 529 plan is a college savings tool, according to the annual 529 Plan...

May 14, 2014, 08:57 ET

Edward Jones Recognized as 2014 Most Valuable Employer for Military by CivilianJobs.com

 Edward Jones has been named a 2014 Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military® by CivilianJobs.com, recognizing the firm's deep commitment...

May 14, 2014, 08:53 ET

7 out of 10 Americans Don't Know What a 529 Plan is, According to Edward Jones Study

Nearly three-quarters (70 percent) of Americans do not know that a 529 plan is a college savings tool, according to the annual 529 Plan Awareness...

Feb 25, 2014, 09:08 ET

More than Half of Americans Plan to Put 2013 Tax Refunds Towards "Necessary" Expenses

 According to a recent survey by financial services firm Edward Jones, 52 percent of Americans will spend their annual tax refund on necessary...

Jan 16, 2014, 07:30 ET

Edward Jones Ranks No. 4 on FORTUNE Magazine's Best Companies to Work For List

Financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 4 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For 2014" list in its 15th appearance on the...

Jan 07, 2014, 08:57 ET

Hiring More Multicultural Financial Advisors Could Benefit Both Clients and the Businesses That Serve Them, Edward Jones Survey Finds

Hiring more multicultural financial advisors is perceived as being not only in the best interest of clients, but also as benefitting the financial...