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WRI introduces new advisory program

MAPDirect offers access to wide range of individual mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces Potential Relocation of Corporate Headquarters to Further Business Transformation

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc., (NYSE: WDR) announced today it has undertaken a comprehensive review of its future real estate needs and is currently evaluating options for a new corporate headquarters. After reviewing numerous locations across the Kansas City metro area, the company is now considering a number of potential sites in Missouri.

Waddell & Reed, Inc. Creates New Advisor Desktop Application

WaddellONE offers single sign-on access to range of data, information.

Waddell & Reed, Inc. Adds to Asset Managers Accessible Through Key Advisory Programs

The range of asset managers available through our advisory programs has gotten bigger, providing affiliated advisors and their clients additional choice and flexibility as they build investment plans.

Waddell & Reed, Inc. Creates Great Practice Solutions: Expanded Practice Development Program

Waddell & Reed, Inc. continues to enhance its advisor experience and support system, announcing this week the introduction of a custom coaching and practice-building program called Great Practice Solutions (GPS).

Waddell & Reed, Inc. Connects Advisors, Clients Through Texting

Advisors can now communicate with their clients through text messages, the latest enhancement to digital communications capabilities for advisors affiliated with Waddell & Reed.

Waddell & Reed, Inc. boosts technology platform

Thomson ONE agreement will bolster advisor access to data, streamline technology connections

Waddell & Reed, Inc. partners with key institutional managers to launch new advisory program

Guided Investment Strategies offers a range of portfolios, including both exchange-traded fund (ETF) and mutual fund options.

Continuing an aggressive initiative to transform itself into a more competitive industry player

Waddell & Reed, Inc. announced a sweeping set of initiatives to enhance the advisor experience and strengthen the broker-dealer business.


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Phone: (913) 236-1993
Email: rhoadley@waddell.com

If you have a question about your account or one of our affiliated mutual funds, please contact Client Services at 1-888-923-3355 (WADDELL) Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST.

For all other inquiries, please call 913-236-2000.

Quick facts

Our national network of financial advisors provides comprehensive, personal financial planning services to clients across the United States. As more middle-income and mass affluent individuals and families realize the importance of planning for their financial futures, the demand for professional financial advice has grown markedly. Our advisors specialize in developing personal financial plans and investment strategies for retirement, education, insurance and estate planning needs.

Founded in 1937, we’re today a subsidiary of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE: WDR), which became a publicly traded company in 1998.

Through its subsidiaries, Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. provides investment management and financial planning services to clients throughout the United States and globally. Ivy Investment Management Company serves as investment advisor to the Ivy Funds, Ivy Variable Insurance Portfolios, and Ivy InvestEd 529 Plan Portfolios.

Learn more about our parent company, Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

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