Biography

Bruce Munster is a principal of the MPF Private Wealth Management Group, an M&A-focused advisory practice within the Private Banking and Investment Group at Merrill Lynch. Located in Los Angeles, the MPF Private Wealth Management Group manages more than $1.9B for 50 families, as of December 31, 2016. Bruce has garnered a number of national honors as a Financial Advisor. On Wall Street named him to its 2014 list of the “Top 40 Advisors Under 40” (#7 nationally). The Financial Times distinguished Bruce as one of the Top 400 Financial Advisors in 2014. And REP Magazine honored Bruce as one of the Top 40 Wirehouse Advisors Under 40 in 2014 (#11 nationally). Bruce earned his B.S. in Business Management and Marketing from Cornell University. He and his family support several charitable organizations including Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Woodbury University, Food on Foot and Cornell University Wrestling. Bruce lives in Pacific Palisades with his high school sweetheart, Therese, and their three children: Samuel, Bruce Jr., and Haifa.

Articles By Bruce

Environmental Leadership and Impact Investing

In an increasingly globalized world and economy, investment leadership financially and environmentally are...
By Bruce Munster | Managing Director – Wealth Management & Senior Portfolio Manager, PIA Program

Fundamentals, Technicals, and Revisiting the Queen

While a China-induced global recession is possible, economic optimism should be more abundant domestically...
By Bruce Munster | Managing Director – Wealth Management & Senior Portfolio Manager, PIA Program

Technology Is Disrupting Many Industries

Wealth Management May Be Next
By Bruce Munster | Managing Director – Wealth Management & Senior Portfolio Manager, PIA Program

Meet the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Entertainment Industries Group (EIG)

CSQ magazine’s Sports and Entertainment edition has once again created fantastic content and provided...
By Bruce Munster | Managing Director – Wealth Management & Senior Portfolio Manager, PIA Program

Meet the New Team

Last month, my team and I resigned from Morgan Stanley in Woodland Hills and accepted positions at the...
By Bruce Munster | Managing Director – Wealth Management & Senior Portfolio Manager, PIA Program