Almitas Capital LLC
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Almitas Capital LLC operates as an advisory firm located in Santa Monica, California. The firm oversees $665.1 million in total assets over two client accounts, making it one of the larger firms in the United States by assets under management (AUM). The firm has a small group, including 8 financial advisors. Almitas Capital LLC is not a registered broker-dealer, meaning the advisor is not able to buy and sell securities for its own accounts as well as its clients' and instead is required to go through a broker-dealer company to do so. Securities are defined as exchangable financial assets like options, stocks and bonds.
Almitas Capital LLC manages all of the company's accounts on a discretionary basis. Discretionary management means that a portfolio manager makes transaction judgments for the client's account without requiring the client's approval. The advisory firm manages roughly $332.6 million for each client account. The typical financial advisor at Almitas Capital LLC manages fewer than one client account, placing it among the most personalized advisor firms in the country.
The firm's central office is at 1460 4Th Street, Santa Monica, California 90401. The company is allowed to provide services to investors in the state of California.
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Fixed fees are a one-time, lump sum charged for a specific service, like the creation of a financial plan without subsequent implementation. This can be useful if you only need advice for one specific purpose, rather than a long-term advisor. Fixed fees usually range from $1,000 to $3,000.
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Types of Clients
The company works with pooled investment vehicles. Out of its two customers, Almitas Capital LLC's biggest client is pooled investment vehicles. None of the firm's customers are non-U.S. persons.
- High-Net-Worth Individuals* - 0%
- Other Individuals - 0%
- Corporations - 100%
- Charitable Organizations - 0%
* The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) defines a high-net-worth individual as someone who has at least $750,000 under management.
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