SAN ANTONIO, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Investment Professionals Inc. (IPI), a leading provider of investment services to community banks, announced today that it will partner with Sevier County Bank (SCB), a locally owned and operated community bank headquartered in Sevierville, Tenn., to provide investment services to the surrounding communities.
Through a partnership with IPI, and after more than 100 years in business, SCB will now provide a full range of investment products and services, including financial and retirement planning, fixed income, fee-based products, insurance, and annuities in all of their Tennessee locations: Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Seymour and Gatlinburg.
"This partnership is a significant opportunity for the Sevier County community and one that allows SCB to go beyond its mission," said Investment Professionals, Inc. President and CEO Jay McAnelly. "IPI is honored to partner together to equip their long-established customers with additional products and services outside normal banking functions they value and need. We look forward to helping the entire community reach their full financial potential."
Sevier County Bank President and CEO Matthew A. R. Converse said its partnership with IPI will raise the bank's stature as one of the leading financial management resources in the community.
"Customers are our priority; it's that simple," Converse said. "Now, through the experience and reliability of IPI, we're ensuring our customers have the resources they need."
In the coming months, SCB customers will have the opportunity to work with an IPI financial professional at all existing bank locations to assess their current financial situation and explore wealth management opportunities to help provide a secure future for them and their legacy. IPI prides itself in equipping partners with professionals that truly put their customers' interest and needs at the forefront; SCB customers are no different.
Learn how IPI can help your customers prepare for their future with an on-site investment program at your financial institution by contacting one of our experts: (800) 679-1237 or [email protected].
About Investment Professionals Inc.
Investment Professionals Inc. (IPI) is a leading San Antonio, Texas, based independent investment, insurance brokerage and asset management firm. Since 1992, IPI has specialized in the increase of ROA/ROE and on-site delivery of investment programs for community financial institutions across the U.S. For more information about IPI and its professionals, visit www.invpro.com.
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