Investment Advisor
in Rockford, IL

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James Pihaly is a certified financial planner operating in Rockford, Illinois, with 12 years of financial industry experience. Pihaly works at Spc. Over the course of their career, Pihaly has held roles at Spc, American Portfolios Financial Services, Inc and Sigma Financial Corporation. Pihaly holds a Series 63 license, designating them as a securities broker, and is able to serve investors in Illinois. Spc is an advisory company operating in Rockford, Illinois. The investment advisory business has offices in 453 locations and a total of 628 advisors. It manages $7 billion in assets under management between its 36,841 accounts, making it one of the biggest financial advisory firms in the nation by assets under management. The firm provides financial advice to 22 charitable organizations. Of its 36,841 accounts, just 6% are held by high-net-worth investors who have more than $1 million in assets available to invest. Spc provides a wide assortment of services, such as financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, portfolio management for institutional clients, pension consulting services, selection of other advisers, educational seminars and other services. Financial management fee schedules usually are based on which service is offered. However, fees charged by Spc likely include some combination of asset-based, hourly, fixed and other fees.

Certifications and Registrations


Years of Experience

12 years

Services Offered

Financial planning services, Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses, Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients, Pension consulting services, Selection of other advisers, Educational seminars/workshops, Other

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees, Others



Office Location

423 Financial Court
Rockford, IL 61107

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Spc Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


IL Average: $943,424,332
Total Number of Employees


IL Average: 21
Total Number of Accounts


IL Average: 1,586
Average Account Size


IL Average: $594,845

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Investment Advisory Services

  • Financial planning services
  • Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses
  • Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients
  • Pension consulting services
  • Selection of other advisers
  • Educational seminars/workshops
  • Other

James Pihaly Work History

James has 12 years of experience.

2013 - Present (9 years)

Sigma Financial Corporation

2013 - 2013 (< 1 year)


2010 - 2013 (3 years)

American Portfolios Financial Services, Inc


James Pihaly has disclosures.

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