Capital Research And Management Company
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Capital Research And Management Company operates as a financial advisor company headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Capital Research And Management Company handles $2.8 trillion in total assets throughout 16,876 customer accounts, placing it among the biggest firms in the nation by assets under management (AUM). The firm has a very large team, including 348 financial advisors. Capital Research And Management Company is not a registered broker-dealer, meaning it cannot buy and sell securities for its customers' and own accounts and instead must go through a broker-dealer firm to do so. Securities are defined as exchangable fiscal assets like equities, options and bonds.
Capital Research And Management Company manages all of its client assets on a discretionary basis. Discretionary management means that a portfolio manager makes transaction decisions without needing client permission. The company supervises roughly $163.0 million for every customer account. The typical advisor at Capital Research And Management Company manages about 48 client accounts, placing it towards the middle in terms of personalization.
The company's main office is located at 333 S Hope Street, Los Angeles, California 90071-1406. The company is allowed to provide services to investors throughout 51 U.S. states and territories.
Assets Under Management
Number of Advisors
Capital Research And Management Company by the Numbers
Fees charged by financial advisors are based on which service is offered. Fee types billed by the company likely consist of any combination of the following fee structures: asset-based or other. The firm does participate in a wrap fee program, in which the firm offers a service bundle for a comprehensive fee.
Offered by 69% of firms
Percentage of AssetsShow Explanation
This fee, which is the most common fee type charged by advisors for portfolio management, is based on the amount of assets you have under management. Also referred to as an asset-based fee, this fee typically ranges from 0.50%-2.00% of AUM annually. You'll typically pay a lower rate the more assets you have under management.
Offered by 10% of firms
Firms can sometimes charge customers using non-traditional fee structures. See this firm's Form ADV for more details.
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Like a lawyer, a financial advisor may charge you by the hour. This can be helpful if you are only looking for short-term or one-time advice. Rates typically range from $100-$300 per hour, depending on the complexity and level of services needed.
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Occasionally, advisors earn commissions from selling financial products, such as securities or insurance policies, or making certain referrals or transactions. Advisors who earn commissions may be incentivized to make certain recommendations to clients in order to make a commission. Fee-only advisors do not earn commissions, while fee-based advisors may.
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Advisors only earn performance-based fees if a portfolio outperforms a defined benchmark. This fee may be calculated in a number of ways but most commonly is charged as a percentage of investment profits. Performance-based fees may incentivize advisors to make riskier decisions in order to generate higher returns.
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Firms generally charge this fee for educational materials provided, such as a monthly magazine. This can be useful if you want to learn about investing or financial management on your own.
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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.
Types of Clients
The firm manages money for a number of different investors. The company works with retail investors, investment companies, pooled investment vehicles, corporations and other. Out of its 16,876 accounts, Capital Research And Management Company's largest client group by number of accounts is retail investors. Just 1% of the company's accounts are represented by people from outside of the U.S.
- High-Net-Worth Individuals* - 0%
- Other Individuals - 98.31%
- Corporations - 1.69%
- 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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