Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C
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Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C is a financial advisory company headquartered in San Francisco, California. It handles $41.2 billion in total assets over 72 accounts, placing it among the biggest investment advisory firms in the nation by assets under management (AUM). The company has a large team, including 75 financial advisors. Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C does not act as a registered broker-dealer, meaning the firm is not able to buy and sell securities for its accounts and those of its clients and instead is required to go through a broker-dealer company to do so. Securities are exchangable fiscal assets like bonds, stocks and options.
Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C oversees all of the firm's client assets in a discretionary manner. Discretionary management means that buy and sell decisions for the client's account are made by a portfolio manager without needing to seek the customer's approval. The firm's average account size is $572.9 million. An average advisor at Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C oversees fewer than one client account, placing it among the most personalized advisor firms in the country.
The firm's main office is located at One Maritime Plaza, San Francisco, California 94111. The company is legally permitted to serve clients across 2 states, including California and Delaware.
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Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C by the Numbers
Fees charged by financial advisors depend on which services the firm provides the client. Fee types billed by Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C most likely consist of any combination of the following fee structures: asset-based or performance-based. Wrap fee programs, or the practice of bundling services for a single fee, are not offered by Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C.
Offered by 69% of firms
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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 26% of firms
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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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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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.
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Firms can sometimes charge customers using non-traditional fee structures. See this firm's Form ADV for more details.
Types of Clients
It provides services to pooled investment vehicles. Out of its 72 customers, Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C's biggest client type is pooled investment vehicles. About 51% of the company's clients reside abroad.
- 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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