International Assets Advisory, LLC (“IAA”)
INTERNATIONAL ASSETS ADVISORY, LLC NAMES MYRA NICHOLSON AS GENERAL COUNSEL
ORLANDO, Florida; March 1, 2017 – International Assets Advisory, LLC, a mid-sized brokerage and money management firm headquartered in Orlando, FL, has named Myra Nicholson as its General Counsel.
Mrs. Nicholson, who had been the Founding Partner of PINONICHOLSON, PLLC, will be in charge of providing expert and strategic legal and compliance advice as well as setting internal governance policies and evaluating inputs and impacts of the firm decisions and course of action.
“Myra brings industry experience and a proven track record of success in the legal and compliance area, which will be invaluable in meeting our corporate goals and objectives. I am confident that Myra will be an excellent match for this position and a strong asset to our legal and risk management team,” noted Ed Cofrancesco, President of International Assets Advisory, LLC. “Mrs. Nicholson’s comprehensive understanding of legal and risk management will greatly benefit the firm, our sales network, and ultimately, our clients.”
Before joining International Assets Advisory, LLC, Mrs. Nicholson oversaw legal and compliance for PINONICHOLSON, PLLC, where she provided ongoing regulatory and compliance counsel for broker/dealers and Investment Advisers.
Prior to PINONICHOLSON, PLLC, Mrs. Nicholson managed and supervised all legal functions for a Software, Technology and Marketing Company located in Orlando, FL.
Mrs. Nicholson attended Western Kentucky University where she earned her BS in Economics and her BA in Government. She attended Stetson University College of Law in St. Petersburg, FL where she earned her Juris Doctor.
International Assets Advisory, LLC (“IAA”), founded in 1982, is a privately held Broker-Dealer registered with the SEC and FINRA for over 30 years. At IAA our vision is to excel as a relationship-driven, full service, independent financial services platform. As specialists in world financial markets, we enable investors to capitalize on a wide array of investment opportunities around the globe, including domestic and foreign stocks, bonds, mutual funds, options, insurance, annuities, and sophisticated retirement and estate planning services. The vision of our firm, since its very inception in the early 1980s, has been to take an investment approach that is not limited by frontiers. Opportunity abounds across the globe, not merely in our backyard. As a complementary approach, we also offer sophisticated retirement and estate planning services. Our objective in terms of our relationship with our clients is to provide a “holistic” methodology, one that does not look at investment portfolios or strategies in isolation. We seek to understand how our clients live in order to provide recommendations that make sense, not merely in the more limited terms of their financial lives, but more importantly in the wider context of their family, occupation, goals and dreams.
IAA is headquartered out of Orlando, FL, but has independent advisors and branch offices throughout the United States. Further information is available at www.iaac.com