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Hratch Andreassian, CFP®, CIMA®, CPWA®
Wealth Management Advisor
Hratch works with high-net-worth individuals, business owners and institutional clients to help meet their goals; whether it’s portfolio and retirement income management, liability and liquidity management, sophisticated business and estate planning strategies, philanthropic giving or leaving a legacy for the future generations.
With over 15 years of experience, Hratch brings a seasoned perspective to managing and simplifying the financial lives of his clients by leveraging the resources and services of one of the world's largest investment firms with a thoroughly customized and personalized approach to wealth management.
Hratch is dedicated to offering world-class service, advice and guidance. In addition to his MBA degree with a concentration in finance, Hratch has obtained three certifications in our industry: CFP® professional, CIMA® and CPWA® from leading institutions and completes continuing professional education on an annual basis.
Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) designation is awarded by the Investments & Wealth Institute™ and taught in conjunction with The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.
Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) is an advanced professional certification awarded by the Investments & Wealth Institute™ and taught in conjunction with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
The CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) certification is one of the most recognized and respected credentials in the financial services profession.
Hratch focuses on array of wealth management strategies, including asset preservation strategies, executive compensation plans, stock options, tax-efficient portfolios, business planning, retirement income planning, charitable planning and estate planning strategies.
In his spare time, Hratch enjoys yoga, golf, skiing, ice hockey, reading and photography. He lives in Glendale, California with his wife Olga, son Michael and daughters Sophia and Isabella.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S. Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CIMA® and Certified Investment Management Analyst®. Use of CIMA®, and/or Certified Investment Management Analyst® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for investment management professionals.
English, Russian & Armenian
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School
American University of Armenia
Yerevan State University
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We offer you access to the investing insights of Merrill, as well as banking, trust and fiduciary services from Bank of America to help you pursue your goals. We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.
1Investment products are offered by Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated.
2Banking products are offered by Bank of America, N.A.
3Insurance and annuity products offered through Merrill Lynch Life Agency Inc.
We understand that both your life and the financial markets can change over time. By periodically checking in to discuss changes in your life and revisiting your financial strategy, our goal is to help you stay on track to achieve what's most important to you.
We'll meet with you periodically to review your goals and the progress you’ve made toward reaching them. We'll also discuss any adjustments needed to your financial strategy to help you stay on course.
Your life and goals change. We can help you keep track of these changes so they can be reflected in your financial strategy.
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Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, I can help you create a financial strategy that reflects your personality. Only then can I offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the ongoing advice you need to help you manage fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.
As Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, we will sort through the financial complexities of your life, helping you build a customized investment strategy to pursue your goals.
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Drawing from our experience and the best thinking of Merrill, we will build a strategy that reflects your unique needs, priorities and financial situation.
We will work to help you stay on track, regardless of what the markets are doing.