Principal Securities, Inc

Investment Advisor
in Des Moines, IA

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About this Advisor

Austin Deutsch is a certified financial planner based in Des Moines, Iowa, with a total of 15 years of experience as a financial advisor. Deutsch is an advisor for Principal Securities, Inc. During their career, Deutsch has held roles at Homewood Suites, Premier Wealth Management, Inc, Cambridge Investment Research, University Of Iowa Recreational Services, Full Time Student, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc, Prncipal Securities Inc and Principal Life Insurance Company. Deutsch has a Series 66 license, which qualifies them as both a securities agent and an investment advisor representative, and is registered to work in Iowa. Principal Securities, Inc is a registered investment company headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. It has offices in 354 locations and a total of 1,687 advisors. It administers $6 billion in total assets across its 28,235 client accounts, placing it among the largest investment advisory firms in the country by assets under management. The firm serves 30 charitable organizations. Of its 28,235 client accounts, just 2% are associated with high-net-worth investors who have greater than $1 million in investable assets. The advisory firm has a number of services, including financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, selection of other advisers and educational seminars. Financial management fee schedules vary depending on which services the firm provides the client. However, fees charged by Principal Securities, Inc can be comprised of asset-based, hourly, fixed and other fees.

Certifications and Registrations

Series 66, Certified Financial Planner

Years of Experience

15 years

Services Offered

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

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Hourly Charges, Fixed Fees, Others



Office Location

711 High St
Des Moines, IA 50392

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Principal Securities, Inc Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


IA Average: $9,259,360,772
Total Number of Employees


IA Average: 166
Total Number of Accounts


IA Average: 7,189
Average Account Size


IA Average: $1,287,990

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Investment Advisory Services

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

Austin Deutsch Work History

Austin has 15 years of experience.

2018 - Present (2 years)

Prncipal Securities Inc

2018 - Present (2 years)

Principal Life Insurance Company

2014 - 2018 (4 years)

Premier Wealth Management, Inc

2014 - 2018 (4 years)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc

2013 - 2013 (< 1 year)

Homewood Suites

2013 - 2014 (1 year)

Cambridge Investment Research

2013 - 2013 (< 1 year)

Cambridge Investment Research

2010 - 2012 (2 years)

University Of Iowa Recreational Services

2003 - 2010 (7 years)

Full Time Student


Austin Deutsch has no disclosures.

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Ryan Swalwell
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Seth Morsey
Roseville, CA
Matthew Banzhaf
West Des Moines, IA
Brian Klemczak
Lansing, MI
Ryan Heidrich
Walnut Creek, CA
Joshua Lieder
Onalaska, WI
Signe Nelson-Combs
Davenport, IA

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