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Apr 13, 2009 11:55 pm

Does anyone know about ING independent?

Apr 14, 2009 12:35 am

If your b/d is owned by an insurance company, is it really independent? In this environment, they have become the stepchildren and service has collapsed. But that is at almost any b/d, independent or not.

Apr 14, 2009 12:48 am

ING multifinancial

Apr 15, 2009 1:13 am

My opinion, I would stay away from broker-dealers owned by insurance companies and banks.  You only have to look at the past 3 - 5 years to witness how insurance companies treat their b/d subsidiaries – be diligent.