Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc., made its fifth appearance on the annual Best Places to Work in Money Management list released by Pensions & Investments on Dec. 10, following appearances in 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017.
Overall, 69 companies were named to the 2018 list for their efforts to create a winning culture that engages employees and brings out their best.
In recognizing Fort Washington among employers with 100 to 499 employees, P&I cited the firm’s “popular perks” such as fun activities for associates, friendly health-related competitions, and a variety of wellness programs and health screenings. Fort Washington associates were also quoted, referencing the company’s personal touch, a sense of pride working there and the value Fort Washington places on associates’ contributions to the firm.
P&I, a top international investment industry trade publication, publishes the annual Best Places to Work list based on data collected from top investment firms across the country through third-party surveys: an anonymous employee survey on engagement and satisfaction, and an employer survey on workplace policies, practices, benefits, and demographics.
About Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.
Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc. (Fort Washington), founded in May 1990, is the money management and primary investment arm of Western & Southern Financial Group with more than $55.6 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30, 2018.* Fort Washington is a registered investment advisor with expertise in fixed income, public equity, and private equity. Clients include institutions and high-net-worth individuals throughout the country.
* Includes total assets and/or commitments under management by Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc. (Fort Washington), $52.1 billion, and $3.5 billion managed by Fort Washington Capital Partners Group (FW Capital), a division.
About Western & Southern Financial Group
Founded in Cincinnati in 1888 as The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western & Southern Financial Group, Inc. (Western & Southern), a Fortune 500 company, is now the parent company of a group of diversified financial services businesses. Its assets owned ($48 billion) and managed ($27 billion) totaled $75 billion as of Sept. 30, 2018. Western & Southern is one of the strongest life insurance groups in the world. Its seven life insurance subsidiaries (The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, Columbus Life Insurance Company, Gerber Life Insurance Company, Integrity Life Insurance Company, The Lafayette Life Insurance Company and National Integrity Life Insurance Company) maintain very strong financial ratings. Other member companies include Eagle Realty Group, LLC; Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.;1 IFS Financial Services, Inc.; Touchstone Advisors, Inc.;1 Touchstone Securities, Inc.;2 W&S Brokerage Services, Inc.;2 and W&S Financial Group Distributors, Inc. Western & Southern is the title sponsor of six major community events every year, including the Western & Southern Open, a premier event in the U.S. Open Series played each August by the world's top-ranked professional male and female tennis players.