Northwestern Mutual Investment Services

Northwestern Mutual Investment Services

A subsidiary of The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co.


611 E. Wisconsin Ave.

Milwaukee, WI 53202

(866) 664-7737

No. advisers: 5,138

AUM: $125,118,600,000

Year founded: 1968

Year end: Dec. 31

No. of retail offices: 876

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  • 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
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  • Alternative revenues: Hedge funds
  • Alternative revenues: Managed futures
  • Alternative revenues: Private placements
  • Alternative revenues: REITs
  • Alternative revenues: Other
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  • Fee revenues: Rep-managed accounts
  • Fee revenues: Firm-managed accounts
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  • Fee-based assets: Clearing firm
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  • Fee-based assets: Third-party money managers
  • Fee-based assets: Other
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For More Information

Top ExecutiveEva Marie Schoenborn
Recruiting ContactPaul Shane
(414) 665-3931

Cynthia A. Criss
(414) 665-5129
Compliance ContactJeffrey B. Williams
(414) 665-1924

Recruitment & Staffing

2017 2016 2015
No. of reps5,1385,0376,015
No. of producing reps5,1385,0375,750
No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year9548231,195

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2016 2015 2014
Total revenues$756,221,640$804,672,155$748,840,278
Commission revenues$192,115,208$282,910,891$284,472,284
Fee revenues$498,397,978$439,326,580$384,610,395
Total revenues: Other$65,708,454$82,434,684$79,757,600
2016 2015 2014
Total account assets$100,490,000,000$111,704,644,783$110,467,848,958
Fee-based assets$51,511,900,000$43,301,493,598$40,993,116,706
Total account assets: Other$48,978,100,000$68,403,151,185$69,474,732,252
Average assets per rep$19,950,367$18,571,013$18,368,448
Social Media & Mobile
Allows advisers to use social mediaY
Social media sites allowedFacebook
Dedicated mobile application for advisers?Y
Primary purpose of mobile applicationCRM

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