About Us

AdventGeneral is a diversified financial services firm headquartered in Chicago, with locations across the globe. We are a private company made up of approximately 1,200 employees, of which 25% have ownership in the firm.

We aim to understand, anticipate and meet our clients' changing financial needs with a multitude of high-quality products and services. Since our founding in 1937, AdventGeneral has grown to become:

  • A multiproduct money manager of assets for institutions as well as investment advisory for private clients, with expertise in hedge fund strategies, private equity, currency management, institutional real estate, equities and fixed income
  • One of the largest broker/dealers for institutions and other financial entities
  • One of the largest independent insurance consultants and among the top 25 in the nation, with more than $3.5 billion in premium volume
  • An international leader in consulting services, offering a broad range of financial advisory capabilities, compensation and executive benefit strategies, as well as real estate consulting

Our firm is well capitalized and has been consistently profitable, with capital of $3 billion, revenues totaling $4.8 billion for fiscal 2011 and $59.1 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2011.