Lots of newcomers fill out rest of top 10
Backstrom McCarley Berry & Co. vaulted to sixth from 29th with $1.35 billion from $341.7 million a year ago.
RBC Capital Markets moved up to seventh from 12th with $1.23 billion.
Columbia Capital Management gained up to eighth from 20th place at this time last year with $1.22 billion.
CSG Advisors Incorporated stayed stagnant in ninth place with $1.14 billion.
Swap Financial Group LLC rounds out the top 10, as it moved up from 26th place with a total of $1.01 billion.