Rankings are based on data provided by investment firms. Factors include assets under management, experience, industry certifications, online accessibility and compliance record. Investment performance and financial advisor production are not explicit components.
“Since 2004, Barron’s has been ranking the top advisors in this country. Barron’s now considers 1,200 advisors, judging them on assets under management, annual revenue, then length of time in business, client retention and their philanthropic work. This is a distinguished nationwide recognition as is a particular honor as it comes at such a crucial time in the financial services industry.”
Richard B. Fisher, Chairman, Federated Securities Corp.
The Premier Advisors designation is held by a select group of Financial Advisors within Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network as measured by business production, completion of educational components and professionalism.