Kevin Dick of the financial services firm Edward Jones has achieved the professional designation of Accredited Asset Management Specialist.
Dick successfully completed the Accredited Asset Management Specialist of AAMS Professional Education Program from the Denver-based College for Financial Planning.
Those who complete the program pass a final exam, and sign a code of ethics and disclosure form to earn the AAMS designation. This advanced training offers investment professionals the hands-on information needed to provide planning-oriented advice. Study topics include understanding the asset management process to understanding asset allocation and strategies.
Edward Jones, the only major financial-services firm advising individual investors exclusively, traces its roots to 1871 and currently serves more than six million clients.
The firm offers its clients a variety of investment, including certificates of deposit, taxable and non-taxable bonds, stocks and mutual funds.
The largest firm in the nation in terms of branch offices, Edward Jones currently has more than 9,000 offices in the U.S. and, through its affiliates, in Canada and the United Kingdom. The Edward Jones interactive website is located at www.edwardjones.com.