Savant Capital Management
190 Buckley Drive
Rockford, IL 61107
No. advisers: 136
|Financial planning clients||N/A|
|High-net-worth client assets||Up to 75%|
|Percentage of assets under management||Yes|
|Total AUM||Total Accounts||Avg. Account AUM|
November 22, 2016 - The demand for advisory firms to grow larger and larger has some reaching out to strange bedfellows for financial support. Best Buy founder Richard M. Schulze is among the investors who recently took a 25% stake in Meristem Family Wealth, a $2.35 billion...
October 23, 2016 - If your firm is looking for acquisitions, it has plenty of company. Forty-three percent of firms that participated in the 2016 InvestmentNews Financial Performance Study said they're planning to make an acquisition in the next two years. The biennial...
October 3, 2016 - Savant Capital Management, already about a $5 billion RIA, is preparing to get much bigger. The Rockford, Ill.-based registered investment adviser has secured $50 million from private investors to buy the interests of retiring co-founder Tom Muldowney,...
February 10, 2016 - Brent Brodeski set out a year and a half ago to beef up Savant Capital Management's estate planning capabilities and create a process for clients who wanted to leave behind a legacy. His first move was to hire a premiere attorney in northern Illinois...
February 17, 2015 - Clients, product manufacturers and even major custodians are all pushing the advice industry toward alternative investment products, but some registered investment advisers are still holding back. Alternative investments, which generally include nontraded...
December 11, 2014 - Northeastern RIAs Firm Total Assets ($M) Total Accounts Discretionary Assets ($M) Discretionary Accounts Nondiscretionary Assets ($M) Nondiscretionary Accounts Employees Chevy Chase Trust Company $18,944.00 2,861 $18,944.00 2,861 $0.00 0 76 Silvercrest...
December 2, 2014 - Fidelity Institutional is rapidly expanding its robo-adviser offerings and may even one day launch its own automated advice platform. The second-largest custodian to registered investment advisers, Fidelity said Tuesday it will begin offering financial...
November 5, 2014 - Charles Schwab & Co. defended its move to introduce its own online advice platform next year, saying it's not competition for the 7,000 financial advisers who custody assets with them. Walt Bettinger, The Charles Schwab Corp. chief executive, reassured...
November 3, 2014 - What would you do? My client, Alice, seems confused. Last week she called to request a withdrawal of $50,000. Today she is calling again to ask for $50,000. She doesn't remember the request she made a few days ago and she can't seem to explain the purpose...
August 31, 2014 - The RIA business was a lonely place when Brent Brodeski joined Savant Capital Management in 1992. He and founder Thomas Muldowney had no forum for talking with other registered investment advisers about how best to manage customer relationships or the...
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*Methodology: InvestmentNews qualified 1,778 firms headquartered in the United States based on data reported on Form ADV to the Securities and Exchange Commission as of November 1, 2016. To qualify, firms must have met the following criteria: (1) latest ADV filing date is either on or after January 1, 2016, (2) total AUM is at least $100M, (3) does not have employees who are registered representatives of a broker-dealer, (4) provided investment advisory services to clients during its most recently completed fiscal year, (5) no more than 50% of amount of regulatory assets under management is attributable to pooled investment vehicles (other than investment companies), (6) no more than 25% of amount of regulatory assets under management is attributable to pension and profit-sharing plans (but not the plan participants), (7) no more than 25% of amount of regulatory assets under management is attributable to corporations or other businesses, (8) does not receive commissions, (9) provides financial planning services, (10) is not actively engaged in business as a broker-dealer (registered or unregistered), (11) is not actively engaged in business as a registered representative of a broker-dealer, (12) has neither a related person who is a broker-dealer/municipal securities dealer/government securities broker or dealer (registered or unregistered) not one who is an insurance company or agency.
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