Colleen Bell Recognized as 2020 InvestmentNews Women to Watch Honoree  

December 4, 2020

FAIRFIELD, IA – December 4, 2020 – Cambridge is pleased to announce that Executive Vice President and Chief Fiduciary Service Officer, Colleen Bell has been recognized as InvestmentNews 2020 Women to Watch honoree. As one of the 20 prestigious winners, Bell was chosen from several hundred nominations for her leadership, contributions, and impact in the financial advice industry.

Each of the financial professionals and executives who made the sixth annual InvestmentNews Women to Watch list were chosen from a rigorous selection process designed to identify women who possess leadership skills, the ability to effect change in the industry, a willingness to share their expertise with other women, and are committed to giving back to the community.

Bell joined Cambridge in 2006 following her experience as a securities examiner for the Securities and Exchange Commission. Bell is responsible for the executive oversight for the service, solutions, and support delivered by Cambridge’s Operations Team while overseeing the Fiduciary Services Department. She was honored as a Top Woman in WealthTech by Investment Advisor magazine earlier this year.

Bell will receive her award at the sixth annual InvestmentNews Women to Watch Luncheon, which will be taking place in New York City in 2021. To view the full list of honorees, click here.


About Cambridge

Cambridge is a financial solutions firm focused on serving independent financial professionals and their investing clients while preserving its private control. Cambridge offers a broad range of choices for independent financial professionals regarding solutions for advice, growth, technology, and independence. Cambridge’s national reach includes: Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc. – a large corporate RIA; and Cambridge Investment Research, Inc. – an independent broker-dealer, member FINRA/SIPC, that is among the largest privately controlled independent broker-dealers in the country.  Cambridge continues to be a multi-year honoree as a top workplace1 and broker-dealer2 of the year.


1The Top Workplace in Iowa, 2020 – 2011, recognition is determined by associate feedback through an anonymous survey conducted by Energage, an independent research company.

2Investment Advisor magazine, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2007, Division IV; 2003, Division III.

Securities offered through Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., a broker-dealer, member FINRA/SIPC, and investment advisory services offered through Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a Registered Investment Adviser. Both are wholly owned subsidiaries of Cambridge Investment Group, Inc.