Accounts, Platforms, Fees
Most account types are available including
- donor advised fund
- private foundation
- 529 college savings
You can transfer your existing assets already managed elsewhere such as with brokers, investment advisors, retirement accounts, trust companies, or banks. Perhaps you will be starting out with a cash transfer from a bank, inheritance, investment account, or retirement plan. Your account transfers will be coordinated and monitored for you through our industry-standard systems, account custodians, networks, and team of professionals.
Investment accounts are normally held via custodial arrangement with Charles Schwab Institutional (or Schwab Bank for trusts), Folio Institutional, or other major custodians as disclosed on your account application. Occasionally an account may need to be held directly with a mutual fund company or other platform. In all cases you receive regular statements and confirmations directly from your account custodian.
Depending on your situation, objectives, and other factors, your portfolio may include
- mutual funds and ETFs
- private debt and equity offerings
- managed model portfolios
- separate account management
Our branch investment management minimum is typically $1,000,000. This may be in one account or aggregated across several of your accounts. We are sometimes able to make an exception to the minimum so please check with us to discuss your situation. An introduction to our services and fees is available here. More information is in Natural Investments’ SEC Form ADV Brochure, service agreements, platform disclosures, and prospectuses that will be fully reviewed with you prior to initiating your advisory consultations and investment management services.
Please contact us to discuss your interests, situation, objectives, and other factors. All inquiries are eligible for our complimentary initial consultation which take place in-person, virtually, or by phone with our investment team. After which further discussions take place to carefully discuss your investment risk tolerance, financial situation, objectives, and other factors to develop your Investment Policy Statement. Only after these intentional steps will our office implement a plan and begin serving you. We look forward to talking with you!