Two Fargo, N.D., independent financial advisors have joined Raymond James Financial Services, the firm announced on Tuesday.

Jeffrey M. Collins and Brien Krank, who operate as Collins and Crank, join Raymond James from Morgan Stanley. The advisors previously managed $350 million in client assets, generating $2.15 million in annual fees and commissions.

Prior to joining Raymond James, Collins served as senior vice president at Morgan Stanley.  He began his financial services career at Piper Jaffray.

Krank, managing partner and senior portfolio manager, began his career in financial services in 1995 at Morgan Stanley, where he most recently served as senior vice president.