ASPEN, CO--(Marketwired - Feb 26, 2014) - Wally Obermeyer, president of Obermeyer Asset Management, was named to Barron's "2014 Top Advisors Rankings." This marks the first year that Barron's has made Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) eligible for inclusion in this prestigious list. Obermeyer ranks #2 in the state of Colorado and is the top-positioned independent advisor in the state.
In response to this recognition, Wally said, "We are pleased that Barron's has expanded the state rankings to include RIAs. I am honored that we are in a leading position within Colorado, and on behalf of our team, want to thank our clients for their ongoing partnership and support."
In identifying these top advisors, Barron's reviews assets under management, revenues generated, and the overall quality of the practice. As reported in the ranking's accompanying article, these advisors "represent the cream of the crop from each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia."
Obermeyer Asset Management, through its offices in Aspen and Denver, helps build and manage investment portfolios for approximately 450 families, representing roughly $925 million in assets. With eleven professionals, the firm employs a rigorous investment discipline that pursues often-overlooked opportunities in the global marketplace. Obermeyer Asset Management was established in 1998, and celebrated its 15th anniversary last year.
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About Obermeyer Asset Management Company
Obermeyer Asset Management Company is an independent Registered Investment Advisor (SEC File #801-54953) with offices in Aspen and Denver, CO. The firm manages assets for a select group of individuals, their families, and the foundations and corporations they lead. Obermeyer delivers a sound, thoughtful investment approach that seeks attractively priced opportunities in the global securities markets. For more information, visit www.obermeyerasset.com or call 800-337-0933.