Raymond James & Associates has recruited senior vice president, investments, Michael Hostick II and senior investment management specialist Michael Charles to the firm's Austin, Texas branch. They join Raymond James from Oppenheimer & Co., where Hostick previously had annual production of about $930,000.

Hostick began his financial services career at Lincoln National Life Insurance Company in 2001. He later joined Southwest Securities before transitioning to Oppenheimer & Co. Charles has been in the financial services industry for 13 years, beginning his career at Janus Distributors and later working for Citigroup Global Markets before joining Hostick at Southwest Securities.