SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
November 28, 2018
Date of report (date of earliest event reported)
Raymond James Financial, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
880 Carillon Parkway St. Petersburg, FL 33716
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 28, 2018, Raymond James Financial, Inc. (the "Company") made available in the Other Reports section of the Investor Relations Financial Reports pages of its website a summary of changes it has made to the presentation of certain revenues on its consolidated statements of income and comprehensive income (the “Report"). Such information is being furnished in order to assist investors in understanding how the Company’s results would historically have been presented had such changes been in place since the first quarter of fiscal 2017. A copy of the Report is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
The information in this Current Report, including any exhibits hereto, is being “furnished” and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filings (unless the Company specifically states that the information or exhibit in this particular report is incorporated by reference).
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) Exhibits. The following is filed as an exhibit to this report:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL, INC.
November 28, 2018
/s/ Jeffrey P. Julien
Jeffrey P. Julien
Executive Vice President - Finance and
Chief Financial Officer