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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces December 31, 2019 Assets Under Management

January 13, 2020 GMT

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 13, 2020--

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE: WDR) today reported preliminary assets under management of $70.0 billion for the month ended December 31, 2019, compared to $69.4 billion on November 30, 2019.

Assets Under Management
($ in Millions)

Preliminary

Month Ended December 31, 2019

Retail

 

Institutional

 

Total

 
Beginning assets

$

66,347

 

$

3,069

 

$

69,416

 

Net flows

 

(911

)

 

(32

)

 

(943

)

Market action

 

1,426

 

 

59

 

 

1,485

 

Ending assets

$

66,862

 

$

3,096

 

$

69,958

 

Cautionary Statement

The preliminary information included in this news release reflects management’s estimate based on currently available information. Estimates are subject to change. Accordingly, you should not place undue reliance upon this preliminary information.

About the Company

Through its subsidiaries, Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. has provided investment management and wealth management services to clients throughout the United States since 1937. Today, we distribute our investment products through the unaffiliated channel under the IVY INVESTMENTS® brand (encompassing broker/dealer, retirement, and registered investment advisors), our wealth management channel (through independent financial advisors associated with WADDELL & REED, INC.), and our institutional channel (including defined benefit plans, pension plans, endowments and subadvisory relationships). For more information, visit ir.waddell.com.

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CONTACT: Investor Contact:

Mike Daley, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Investor Relations

(913) 236-1795

mdaley1@waddell.com

Mutual Fund Investor Contact:

Call (888) WADDELL

or

Visitwww.waddell.comorwww.ivyinvestments.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA KANSAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: BANKING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE

SOURCE: Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

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