LPL Financial Holdings Inc.
LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (Form: 8-K, Received: 07/13/2016 16:44:50)




UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, DC 20549


FORM 8-K


CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934


July 7, 2016
Date of report (date of earliest event reported)

LPL Financial Holdings Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware
001-34963
20-3717839
(State or other jurisdictions of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification Nos.)

75 State Street
Boston MA 02109
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(617) 423-3644
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

N/A
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed since Last Report)

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Item 5.02
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(b)     On July 7, 2016, LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (the “Company”) was notified by Jeffrey R. Buchheister of his decision to leave the Company. Effective as of August 1, 2016, Mr. Buchheister will cease serving as the Company’s principal accounting officer. Mr. Buchheister’s decision is not the result of any disagreement with the Company regarding the Company’s financial reporting or accounting policies, procedures, estimates or judgments.
Effective upon Mr. Buchheister’s departure, Matthew J. Audette, the Company’s chief financial officer, will assume Mr. Buchheister’s responsibilities as the Company’s principal accounting officer.








SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


LPL FINANCIAL HOLDINGS INC.
 
 
 
By:
/s/ David P. Bergers
 
Name: David P. Bergers
 
Title: General Counsel





Dated: July 13, 2016