Waddell & Reed Financial Inc (NYSE:WDR)

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Company Description

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. provides investment advisory, distribution and administrative services. It operates its business through three distinct distribution channels: Advisors channel, Wholesale channel and Institutional channel. The Advisors channel focuses on financial planning, serving primarily middle class and mass affluent clients. The Wholesale channel's activities include retail fund distribution through broker/dealers, registered investment advisors and retirement and insurance platforms. The Institutional channel manages assets in a variety of investment styles for a variety of types of institutions. Waddell & Reed Financial was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Overland Park, KS.

Contact Information

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.
6300 Lamar Avenue
Overland Park Kansas 66202-4247
P:(913) 236-2000
Investor Relations:
(913) 236-1880



Individual stakeholders6.70%
Other institutional47.76%
Mutual fund holders38.72%

Top Executives

Henry John HerrmannChairman, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Michael L. AveryPresident
Michael D. StrohmChief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
Brent K. BlossChief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
Thomas W. ButchChief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President

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