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MOVES-Stifel hires two financial advisers from Ameriprise Financial

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Stifel Financial Corp said on Wednesday financial advisers Tom Hankins and Jay Lauzon have joined its broker-dealer unit, Stifel, Nicolaus & Co Inc's private client group in Flint, Michigan.

Hankins and Lauzon join from Ameriprise Financial Services Inc, where they were responsible for $197 million in client assets, Stifel Financial said. (Reporting by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D'Souza)