Ian Bass
First Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
301 Tresser Blvd
Stamford, CT 06901
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Whatever your personal goals may be, I will work together with you, one-on-one, to develop a personalized financial strategy designed to help you pursue your long-term goals.

Ian B. Bass
First Vice President
Senior Financial Advisor
Senior Portfolio Advisor

Ian joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2016 after serving at Morgan Stanley for nine years. Previously, he was President and CEO of a wholly-owned subsidiary of Media General, Inc. Ian’s experience includes taking one company public and another company private. He earned a BS in Business from the University of Bridgeport and attended the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Ian holds the Series 7, 31 and 66 FINRA registrations and State Insurance licenses. Ian concentrates on wealth preservation, portfolio management, investment planning and strategies for high net worth and high profile clients. He is very active on boards of philanthropic and community organizations and is the past Treasurer and Finance Chair of Temple Israel in Westport, CT.

Ian partners with experienced specialists at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, who focus on Equities, Corporate Fixed Income, Municipal Fixed Income, Managed Portfolios, and Financial Planning Services.
I follow the deep-seated Merrill tradition of participating in the communities we serve. This drives my interest in spending time volunteering with organizations in our community.

About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

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Bringing fresh perspectives to your financial life

The financial decisions you make today can help determine the future you build for yourself and your family. Carving a clear path forward starts with connecting your life and finances. A Merrill advisor provides access to the investing insights of Merrill and banking capabilities of Bank of America to help you make informed decisions as you pursue your goals.

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Ian Bass is registered to do business in AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MT, NC, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA.