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Self-Directed Brokerage Accounts

What is SDBA?

For many years, the investment options offered in company-sponsored retirement plans were limited to a pre-selected list of mutual funds and annuity contracts. However, now thousands of employers have enhanced their retirement plans to include a brokerage window for plan participants wanting to work with their financial advisor on their in-plan assets.

This option, known as the Self-Directed Brokerage Account (SDBA), exists in numerous 401(k), 403(b), or 457 plans where participants have access to additional choices.

Opportunity is Everywhere for In-Plan Advice

Not only do Self-Directed Brokerage Accounts (SDBA) allow plan participants to expand their range of investment choices beyond their employer's group plan investment choices, but they can have professional management and customized advice on those important assets.

According to Alight, nearly 50% of group retirement plans in the U.S. now offer SDBAs! 

Greater Flexibility

Our Strategy PLUS platform offers additional choices built specifically for SDBA. These options are for advisors to consider when looking into what is best suited for their clients.

Let our Team help you learn what's available and where so that you understand all of the options for your clients. 

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