Cambridge Investment Research Inc.

Cambridge Investment Research Inc.

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1776 Pleasant Plain Road

Fairfield, IA 52556

(800) 777-6080

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Clearing firm: National Financial Services LLC, Pershing LLC

No. advisers: 4,155

No. franchises: 2,261

AUM: $93,145,839,675

Year founded: 1981

Year end: Dec. 31

No. of retail offices: 2,290

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  • No. of reps, male
  • 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?

For More Information

CEOAmy Webber
Recruiting ContactKyle Selberg
(800) 777-6080
E-mail
Compliance ContactMeaghan Alvarez
(800) 777-6080
E-mail
Marketing ContactJeff Vivacqua
(800) 777-6080
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Technology Operations ContactNick Graham
(800) 777-6080
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Recruitment & Staffing

2018 2017 2016
No. of reps4,1553,9563,738
No. of producing reps3,2963,1753,005
No. of reps producing $100K-$499K /year1,4621,3691,290

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2018 2017 2016
Total revenues$906,665,662$811,395,992$711,466,662
Commission revenues$283,416,866$259,820,439$241,060,535
Fee revenues$509,612,090$459,796,516$388,319,133
Total revenues: Other$113,636,706$91,779,037$82,086,994
2018 2017 2016
Total account assets$93,145,839,675$94,244,000,000$78,508,000,000
Fee-based assets$50,621,378,241$50,763,000,000$41,530,000,000
Total account assets: Other$42,524,461,434$43,480,000,000$36,977,000,000
Average assets per rep$22,417,771$23,823,054$21,002,675
Social Media & Mobile
Allows advisers to use social mediaY
Social media sites allowedFacebook
LinkedIn
Twitter
Dedicated mobile application for advisers?Y
Primary purpose of mobile application

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All 2011-2016 recruitment and staffing data is as of Dec. 31 in the calendar year displayed. Prior year recruitment and staffing data is as of Sept. 30. All financial figures are for firms' year end, unless noted.

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