advisory account

Advisory Account

A brokerage account in which a broker can only make limited investment decisions without consulting the investor. Such decisions must be made in accordance with the customer's stated investment goals. This contrasts with a discretionary account, which gives the broker more independence.

advisory account

A brokerage account in which the broker may make limited investment decisions without consulting the customer. Securities traded in the account are confined to those that meet the customer's investment goals. Compare discretionary account.
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If you rebalance a typical advisory account, there are ticket charges.
She noted that firms and individuals offering advisory account services must be registered as Registered Investment Advisers.
has launched a new managed investment advisory account that will allow wealthy clients access to a wide range of investments in a single account.
CIMS is designed to free registered investment advisors and their broker-dealers from the expensive and time-consuming administrative tasks related to the advisory account business," said Alton C.
In the new role, Tipping will be responsible for developing new oil and gas management relationships and also managing oil, gas and minerals held in trusts, estates and advisory accounts across all major oil and gas geographic regions, as well as new and emerging geologic areas.
It claims that a specific computer was used to simulate phantom trading in advisory accounts, and to generate phony books and records reflecting that trading.
Pirate Capital serves as the investment advisor to four event-driven hedge funds, Jolly Roger Fund LP, Jolly Roger Offshore Fund LTD, Jolly Roger Activist Fund LP and Jolly Roger Activist Fund LTD, and manages additional investment advisory accounts for institutional clients.
Subsidiaries of the holding company include mutual fund and alternative investment services groups, single-purpose companies that deal with brokerage services and insurance, and a registered investment advisor that manages the company's proprietary mutual funds and investment advisory accounts for institutional customers.
Following the agreement, Sunset Financial Services will stop retail operations and transfer its broker-dealer and registered investment advisory accounts to Securities America.
which through its subsidiaries manages approximately $28 billion of assets in mutual funds and closed-end funds, limited partnerships and offshore funds and private advisory accounts.