The Investment Center Inc.

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1420 U.S. Highway 206 N.

Bedminster, NJ 07921

(800) 345-8041

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Clearing firm: Pershing LLC

No. advisers: 246

No. franchises: 194

AUM: $6,100,000,000

Year founded: 1986

Year end: Dec. 31

No. of retail offices: 181

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  • No. of reps, female
  • No. of producing reps, male
  • No. of producing reps, female
  • No. of reps producing $500K+ /year
  • No. of CFPs
  • No. of full-time employees
  • No. of fee-based advisers served
  • Average payout per rep, per year
  • Avg. annual production of top 20% reps
  • Total payout, per year
  • Cost of E&O insurance per rep, per year
  • Affiliation fees charged per rep, per year
  • Affiliation fee coverage
  • Securities revenues
  • Securities revenues: Stocks
  • Securities revenues: Bonds
  • Securities revenues: ETFs
  • Securities revenues: Other
  • Mutual fund revenues
  • Annuities revenues
  • Annuities revenues: Fixed
  • Annuities revenues: Variable
  • Annuities revenues: Other
  • Insurance revenue
  • Insurance revenues: Life
  • Insurance revenues: Disabilities
  • Insurance revenues: LTC
  • Insurance revenues: Other
  • Alternative revenues
  • Alternative revenues: Hedge funds
  • Alternative revenues: Managed futures
  • Alternative revenues: Private placements
  • Alternative revenues: REITs
  • Alternative revenues: Other
  • Other commission revenues
  • Fee revenues: Rep-managed accounts
  • Fee revenues: Firm-managed accounts
  • Fee revenues: Outside-managed accounts
  • Fee revenues: Other
  • Fee-based assets: Clearing firm
  • Fee-based assets: Advisory firm platforms
  • Fee-based assets: Third-party money managers
  • Fee-based assets: Other
  • Is the firm, or an affiliate of the firm, registered as an investment adviser with the SEC?
  • Allows an adviser to have his/her own RIA
  • RIA platform AUM
  • Offers robo-advisory platform?
  • If not, when plans to offer a robo-platform
  • Robo-advice services offered
  • How robo-platform developed
  • Charge for robo-advisory services?

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CEORalph J. DeVito
Recruiting ContactNicole Johnson
888-868-4805
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Compliance ContactDoug Wright
888-868-4805
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Marketing ContactMarc Lefurge
888-868-4805
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Technology Operations ContactRobert Fernandes
888-868-4805
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Company Overview

There is a reason The Investment Center is a seven-time winner of Investment Advisor's Magazine's Broker/Dealer of the year - we offer a level of personalized service that larger firms can't match.

By joining The Investment Center an advisor has full access to a diverse team of highly accomplished experts in our field, including finance, marketing, technology, and practice management.

Our approach gives our advisors the flexibility to run their business the way they choose. Because we refrain from offering proprietary products, our advisors are free to choose from a broad range of traditional brokerage products, mutual funds, insurance products and fee-based solutions. Our product selection coupled with an infrastructure designed to meet an advisor's needs in a timely manner, ultimately results in an enhanced advisor-client relationship. Our practice management experts offer proven strategies in client acquisition and retention to help our advisors reach their specific goals and objectives.

Discover what is possible when the focus of an award-winning company is on you. Call us at 888-868-4805.

2016 2015 2014
No. of reps246275281
No. of producing reps238233233
No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year8993152

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2016 2015 2014
Total revenues$45,083,718$46,039,089$52,356,222
Commission revenues$26,070,244$25,907,306$30,308,989
Fee revenues$15,639,706$16,882,710$18,413,472
Total revenues: Other$3,373,768$3,249,073$3,633,759
2016 2015 2014
Total account assets$6,100,000,000$6,100,000,000$6,300,000,000
Fee-based assets$2,000,000,000$2,000,000,000$2,100,000,000
Total account assets: Other$4,100,000,000$4,100,000,000$4,200,000,000
Average assets per rep$24,796,748$22,181,818$22,419,929
Social Media & Mobile
Allows advisers to use social mediaY
Social media sites allowedFacebook
LinkedIn
Dedicated mobile application for advisers?N
Primary purpose of mobile application
    Notes
  • N/A = Not available
  • N/D = Not disclosed
  • — = Information not available or not disclosed

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