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A history of initiative and growth

John Tappan founded Ameriprise with a singular vision ‒ to help ordinary Americans achieve their financial dreams and feel confident about their futures.

Company Overview

Throughout our long history, we have remained steadfast to our vision of putting our clients' needs first, always.

The strength of our commitment to our clients is matched only by our strength as a company. No matter what the economic conditions, we have honored every financial obligation to our clients and have never taken a bailout.

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Ameriprise Financial history

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Over the years, we've helped millions of people invest billions of dollars for what's important to them. Today, we are a leading global financial institution, with more than $875 billion in assets under management and administration1.

Every day ‒ true to Tappan's vision ‒ our approximately 10,000 financial advisors2 work with our clients one-to-one, helping them to live the rich and brillaint lives they've earned. Outstanding service is one of the many reasons we're a leader in financial planning.

Products & Services

Financial planning, retirement, investments, insurance, banking

1 Company data, as of Q2 2018.

2 Ameriprise Financial Q1 2018 Statistical Supplement.

Investment advisory products and services are made available through Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., a registered investment adviser.