BofA's army of 16K Merrill brokers can profile themselves on LinkedIn (LNKD), says a company...

|By:, SA News Editor

BofA's army of 16K Merrill brokers can profile themselves on LinkedIn (LNKD), says a company exec, after FINRA cleared the path by issuing social media guidance last week. As for LNKD, the online firm could book a tasty +$5.7M in annual fees if all of Merrill's brokers were to sign up for a business account.