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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides investment management, investment product underwriting and distribution, and shareholder services administration to mutual funds, and institutional and separately managed accounts in the United States. The company acts as an investment adviser for institutional and other private investors, and provides sub advisory services to other investment companies; underwrites and distributes registered open-end mutual fund portfolios; and offers fee-based asset allocation investment advisory products to advisors channel customers. It also distributes business partners’ variable annuity products, and retirement and life insurance products to advisors channel customers; and sells life insurance and disability products underwritten by various carriers. The company distributes investment products through its wholesale channel comprising other broker/dealers, registered investment advisors, and various retirement platforms, as well as through independent financial advisors; and markets investment advisory services to institutional investors directly or through consultants. Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. was founded in 1937 and is based in Overland Park, Kansas.

1,525 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1937

waddell & reed financial-a (WDR) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
President and Portfolio Manager
Total Annual Compensation: $680.0K
Chief Marketing Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $525.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Declares First Quarterly Cash Dividend on its Class A Common Stock, Payable on May 1, 2014

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. board of directors approved a quarterly dividend on its Class A common stock of $0.34 per share payable on May 1, 2014 to stockholders of record as of April 14, 2014.

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Presents at Citigroup First Annual Asset Manager, Broker Dealer & Exchanges Conference, Mar-12-2014 09:45 AM

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Presents at Citigroup First Annual Asset Manager, Broker Dealer & Exchanges Conference, Mar-12-2014 09:45 AM. Venue: New York, United States. Speakers: Henry John Herrmann, Chairman of The Board and Chief Executive Officer.

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Apr 16, 2014

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Apr 16, 2014., at 10:00 US Mountain Standard Time. Location: William T. Morgan Auditorium, the principal executive offices. Agenda: To elect Sharilyn S. Gasaway, Alan W. Kosloff and Jerry W. Walton, who have been nominated by the Board, as Class I directors; to consider and vote upon an advisory vote to approve executive compensation; to approve an amendment and restatement of the Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. 2003 executive incentive plan, as amended and restated, to (i) increase the individual annual limits with respect to awards, (ii) extend the term of the plan to December 31, 2019, and (iii) resubmit for stockholder approval the eligible employees and business criteria under the plan for purposes of complying with the requirements of Section 162(m) of the Internal Revenue Code; to ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the 2014 fiscal year, and to transact such other business as may properly come before the annual meeting or any adjournments or postponements thereof.


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