Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C

CRD#138032
Investment Advisor Firm

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Overview

Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C operates as an advisory company located in New York, New York. The company oversees $2.0 billion in assets under management across 20 client accounts, making it one of the largest investment advisory firms in the United States by assets under management (AUM). The firm has a small group, including 10 financial advisors. Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C does not act as a registered broker-dealer, meaning the company cannot buy and sell securities for its clients' and own accounts and instead has to go through a broker-dealer company to do so. Securities are defined as exchangable fiscal assets such as options, bonds and equities.

Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C oversees all of its client assets on a discretionary basis. Discretionary management signifies that a portfolio manager makes buy and sell judgments without needing the client's permission. The firm's typical account size is $98.6 million. An average advisor at Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C manages around two client accounts, making it one of the most personalized advisor firms in the country.

Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C's headquarters is at 645 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10022. The company is allowed to serve customers in the state of Texas.

Assets Under Management

$2.0 billion

Number of Advisors

10

Disclosures

No

Office Location

645 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022

Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C by the Numbers

Total Assets Under Management

$2.0 billion

National Average: $8.6 billion
Total Number of Employees

19

National Average: 64
Total Number of Accounts

20

National Average: 375,227
Average Account Size

$98.6 million

National Average: $23.0 thousand
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Fee Structure

Fees for financial management usually vary depending on the type of services provided. However, fee types billed by the firm most likely include some combination of the following fee structures: asset-based or performance-based. Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C does not provide a wrap fee program, in which the firm offers a bundle of services for a single fee.

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  • Offered by 69% of firms

    Percentage of Assets

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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

    Performance-based

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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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    Hourly

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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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    Commissions

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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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    Subscription

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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

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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.

  • Find one of the 10% of firms that offer this fee type

    Other

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    Firms can sometimes charge customers using non-traditional fee structures. See this firm's Form ADV for more details.

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Types of Clients

The firm caters to pooled investment vehicles. Out of its 20 accounts, Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C's biggest client is pooled investment vehicles. Around 41% of its accounts 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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Disclosures

Basswood Capital Management, L.L.C does not have any disclosures.

Please visit its Form ADV for more details.

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