Thomas J. Bartholomew of Bartholomew & Company Honored in the Financial Times List of 400 Top Financial Advisers

Worcester, Massachusetts (March 31, 2016) - Bartholomew & Company, a financial services firm in Worcester, Massachusetts, today announces that its President, Thomas J. Bartholomew, AIF®, has been named to the Financial Times 400 Top Financial Advisers list for 2016. This marks the fourth year the Financial Times, one of the world’s leading global business news organizations, has recognized elite financial advisors at national, independent, and regional broker/dealers in its annual list. The list was published in a special section of the newspaper’s U.S. edition today, Thursday, March 31, as well as on ft.com.

Tom Bartholomew founded Bartholomew & Company in 1994, with more than two decades of experience in the investment and banking industries. Today, Bartholomew & Company’s team of 23 employees, including registered representatives, registered assistants, and support staff manages in excess of $1.4 billion.

“Congratulations to Tom on being named to this exclusive list of the industry’s top financial advisors,” said Wayne Bloom, CEO of Commonwealth Financial Network®, Bartholomew’s broker/dealer-RIA. “Tom demonstrates a true commitment to bettering his clients’ financial lives and is much deserving of this recognition that calls attention to the successful client-focused practice he has built. We commend Tom’s efforts and will continue to value and support his growing business.”

The Financial Times 400 is based on each advisor’s performance in several primary areas, including assets under management, asset growth, compliance record, experience, credentials, and accessibility. For the full methodology,* please visit ft.com.

About Bartholomew Company 
Bartholomew Company has been providing individuals and organizations with financial guidance since 1994. Located at 370 Main Street, Suite 1000, Worcester, MA 01608, the firm prides itself on crafting unique strategies for each client. For more information, please visit www.bartandco.com. Securities and Advisory Services offered through Commonwealth Financial Network, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser.

About Commonwealth Financial Network 
Founded in 1979, Commonwealth Financial Network, member FINRA/SIPC, is the nation’s largest privately held independent broker/dealer–RIA, with headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts, and San Diego, California. The firm supports more than 1,650 independent advisors nationwide in serving their clients as registered representatives, investment adviser representatives, and registered investment advisers, as well as through hybrid service models. For more information, please visit www.commonwealth.com.

*Not indicative of advisor’s future performance. Your experience may vary.

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