Ameriprise Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial products and services in the United States and internationally. The companys Advice & Wealth Management segment offers financial planning and advice, as well as brokerage services primarily to retail clients through its advisors. Its Asset Management segment provides investment advice and investment products to retail, high net worth, and institutional clients through unaffiliated third party financial institutions and institutional sales force. This segment offers products for individuals include the U.S. mutual funds and their non-U.S. equivalents, exchange-traded funds, and variable product funds underlying insurance and annuity separate accounts; and institutional asset management services focus on traditional asset classes, separately managed accounts, individually managed accounts, collateralized loan obligations, hedge funds, collective funds, and property funds. The companys Annuities segment offers variable and fixed annuity products to individual clients through affiliated and unaffiliated advisors, and financial institutions. Its Protection segment provides various protection products through advisors and affinity relationships to address the protection and risk management needs of retail clients, including life, disability income, and property-casualty insurance. The company was formerly known as American Express Financial Corporation and changed its name to Ameriprise Financial, Inc. in September 2005. Ameriprise Financial, Inc. was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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AMP Capital halves its stake in Skellerup19 Feb 2015, 5:29 pmFund manager AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) has halved its stake in Skellerup Holdings, while remaining a substantial shareholder of the industrial rubber goods firm. The Wellington-based fund manager reduced its holding in the Auckland-based company to 5.89 percent, from a previous 11.2 percent, selling 10.2 million shares between Nov. 3 and Feb. 19, according to a shareholder notice ...
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Markets closed on account of Mahashivratri17 Feb 2015, 12:01 amAll markets including Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), National Stock Exchange (NSE), Forex, Money, Bullion and Oil & Seeds will remain close on Tuesday on account of Mahashivratri.
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AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (AMP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 05, 20154 Feb 2015, 7:47 amAMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (AMP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 05, 2015
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