Schwab opens branch in Davenport


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Posted Online: Jan. 29, 2013, 7:56 pm
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Charles Schwab, a provider of brokerage services, opened a branch at 5345 Elmore Ave., Suite 300, Davenport, in December. It offers a full array of investing and personal finance guidance, tools and products.

The branch is part of a larger franchising initiative Schwab announced in early 2011. It is headed byEric M. Johannes, who has more than 16 years of experience and isa member of the Financial Planning Association and Society of Financial Service Professionals.

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