TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD) provides securities brokerage services and related technology-based financial services to retail shareholders, traders, and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs) in the United States. Its products and services include tdameritrade.com, a Web platform for self-directed retail shareholders; Trade Architect, a Web-based platform for shareholders and traders to identify opportunities and stay informed; thinkorswim, a desktop platform for traders; and TD Ameritrade Mobile, which allows on-the-go shareholders and traders to trade and monitor accounts.
The company also offers TD Ameritrade Institutional that provides brokerage and custody services to about 5,000 independent RIAs and their clients; TD Ameritrade’s Aim Planning, which offers investment consulting and planning services; Investools, a suite of shareholder education products and services for stock, option, foreign exchange, futures, mutual fund, and fixed-income shareholders; Amerivest, an advisory service that develops portfolios of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and mutual funds; AdvisorDirect, a national referral service for shareholders; and TD Ameritrade Corporate Services that provide self-directed brokerage services to employees of corporations. In addition, it offers various retail brokerage products and services, such as common and preferred stocks; ETFs; options; futures; foreign exchange; mutual funds; fixed income products; primary and secondary offerings of fixed income securities, closed-end funds, and preferred stocks; margin lending; cash administration services; and annuities.
The company provides its services mainly through the Internet, a network of retail branches, mobile trading applications, interactive voice response, and registered representatives through telephone. TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.
Vereit Inc (VER) is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. It owns and acquires single tenant, freestanding commercial real estate that is net leased on a medium-term basis, mainly to investment grade credit rated and other creditworthy tenants.
The company principally invests in retail and office properties. It was formerly known as American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. VEREIT, Inc. was founded in 2010 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.