LPL Financial Holdings Inc. is a broker-dealer company. The Company provides a platform of brokerage and investment advisory services to independent financial advisors and financial advisors at financial institutions in the United States. The Company also provides support to financial advisors who are affiliated and licensed with insurance companies. The Company provide its technology and service to advisors through a technology platform that is cloud-based and Web-accessible. Its technology offerings are designed to permit its advisors to manage various aspects of their businesses. It automates time-consuming processes, such as account opening and management, document imaging, transaction execution, and account rebalancing.