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Global Diversification. Tactical Positioning.

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Windhaven Investment Management, ("Windhaven") a division of Charles Schwab Investment Advisory, Inc. offers clients a choice of three broadly diversified strategies consisting primarily of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Using a proactive approach to global investment management, the Windhaven team dynamically adjusts asset allocations, striving to capture growth in rising markets while attempting to reduce exposure in declining ones.

Windhaven Approach | Proactive Risk Management 

Windhaven's investing approach is informed by economic research, analysis, and expertise. The strategies attempt to mitigate downside risk and volatility through global diversification. Over full market cycles, Windhaven seeks to capture a portion of growth in rising markets while also reducing exposure to market declines.

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Windhaven Strategies Offer: 

  • Global diversification including exposure to stocks, bonds, real estate, and hard assets
  • Upside growth potential through rigorous analysis of investment opportunities
  • Downside risk management through strategic positioning across asset classes

Fees & Minimums

With program fees below 1%, you can invest in Windhaven Strategies for about the average cost of an actively managed mutual fund and get started with an initial investment of $100,000 or more.

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Satisfaction Guarantee

At Schwab, we believe every investor deserves to work with a firm they can count on. Our commitment to your satisfaction is backed by a guarantee. If for any reason you're not happy with Windhaven Strategies, we'll refund your program fee from the previous quarter and work with you to make things right.*

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Past performance is no guarantee of future results; the value of investments and the income derived from them can go down as well as up. Future returns and the achievement of stated goals are not guaranteed, and a loss of principal may occur.

Please refer to the Windhaven Strategies Disclosure Brochure for additional information.