Ryan Antonacci
Senior Vice President, Resident Director
75 Rockefeller Plz
New York, NY 10019
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We offer a range of institutional capabilities, customized solutions, insights and best practices to help maximize the value of your benefit plan and help to improve the financial wellness of your employees.

We are an advisory team based out of the Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, we focus on creating personalized portfolios tailored to your specific life or corporate goals, whether planning for your first child, college tuition, retirement, someone in your life with special needs or your employees' retirement plan.

Our strategy includes a high-level customized approach to asset and liability management, college planning, trust and estate planning services, company 401K plan structure and review, and cash management at the institutional level. Would be clients are Institutional portfolio managers, financial executives, corporate Treasurers, individuals and families.|Ryan V. Antonacci, CFP®

Ryan is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional, Senior Financial Advisor, and Portfolio Manager; as well as the senior partner of the team. He has been with Merrill since 2006.

Ryan began his career at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney in Boston, in 2001 where he worked with a team of advisors, specializing in the construction of municipal bond portfolios. In 2003, his career brought him to New York City when he was offered a role at Deutsche Bank's municipal remarketed trading desk. In 2006, Ryan decided to take his extensive knowledge to Merrill Lynch Wealth Management where he began playing a direct role in the investment of Institutional portfolios. Since then, that role has expanded to include the management of both Institutional as well as Executive Committee wealth and estate planning needs. Ryan is also a Portfolio Manager who can help clients pursue their objectives by managing on a discretionary basis his own Personalized or Defined Strategies, which may incorporate individual stocks and bonds, Merrill model portfolios, and third-party investment strategies.

Ryan graduated from the Boston University School of Management in 2003 with a degree in finance, and currently lives in New York City.
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.

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Ryan Antonacci is registered to do business in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, PR, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY.