Sept 3 Baird said it hired a financial adviser and a branch manager from Wells Fargo and RBC Capital Markets, respectively.
James McGuire, who was previously with Wells Fargo, joined as senior vice president, branch manager, of Baird's Philadelphia wealth management office.
McGuire has more than 20 years of experience and joined this month.
Christopher Coburn, previously with RBC Capital, joined the company's Denver wealth management office. Coburn joined as senior vice president, financial adviser, in August. He managed about $150 million in client assets at RBC Capital.
Both RBC and Wells Fargo confirmed the news. (Reporting by Avik Das in Bangalore)