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Foster Group, federally registered in 1991, is a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) in 19 state(s) with a licensed staff of 27 advisors. Foster Group manages $2.3 billion and provides investment advisory services for 1,420 clients (1:53 advisor/client ratio).
Foster Group does meet the requirements to be Trusted by investor.com. Regulatory data checked includes disciplinary disclosures such as felony convictions, monetary penalties, and regulation violations, among others. We also checked for other conflicts of interest that can impact client costs, including 12B-1 Fees, commissions, and insurance affiliations.
|Activity Restriction – SRO||No|
|Attorney/Accountant Authorization Revocation – SRO||No|
|Business License Revocation – SRO||No|
|Business License Revocation - SEC/CFTC||No|
|Business License Revocation - Other Regulatory Agencies||No|
|Dismissal upon Settlement – Court||No|
|False Statements or Omissions – SRO||No|
|False Statements or Omissions - Other Regulatory Agencies||No|
|False Statements or Omissions - SEC/CFTC||No|
|Monetary Penalty - SEC/CFTC||No|
|Order Entered - SEC/CFTC||No|
|Order Entered - Other Regulatory Agencies||No|
|Regulation Violations - SEC/CFTC||No|
|Regulation Violations - Other Regulatory Agencies||No|
|Regulation Violations – SRO||No|
|Insurance Agent Conflict - Affiliation||No|
|Insurance Agent Conflict - Firm||No|
|Private Investment Management||No|
|Trades Recommended Securities||No|
|Advisors Directory||View Directory|
|Avg Advisor Years Registered||12|
|Percentage of Advisors Trusted||85%|
|Average Client Balance||$1,654,215|
|Total AUM||$2.3 billion|
|Advisor / Client Ratio||1:53|
|Headquarters||West Des Moines, IA|
|SEC Filings||View SEC IAPD CRD #107148|
|State(s) Registered||AZ, CA, FL, IL, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, NV, NJ, NC, OH, OK, PA, SD, TX, WI|
As a financial advisory firm, also known as a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA), Foster Group can provide a variety of financial planning services for Americans. The goal of a financial advisor is to review your personal finances and work with you to achieve your life goals, e.g., saving for retirement, by creating a comprehensive financial plan. Financial advisors focus primarily on money management, including investments like stocks, ETFs, and mutual funds.
Financial planning services can include tax planning, estate planning, retirement planning, or life-based event planning such as saving for college, getting married, purchasing a home, paying down debt, or planning an inheritance.
Foster Group is headquartered in West Des Moines, IA. Foster Group offers financial advisor services in 19 states: Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin.
While Foster Group advises clients across a variety of portfolio sizes, the average client balance is currently $1,654,215. In total, Foster Group manages $2,348,986,007 in assets.