B & L ASSET MANAGEMENT LLP
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The Company is a registered investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company does not render investment or financial planning advice through this website. The information contained in the site is limited to providing you an overview of the firm and its services. Once an advisory relationship is established, investment advice can only be given or services performed after all of the following conditions have been met:
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In addition to providing investment advisory services to clients directly, the Company has entered into sub-advisor agreements with other investment advisers whose services complement and diversify those provided by the Company, or for those clients seeking a different asset management style. All or portions of a client’s account(s) may be placed with different sub-advisers depending on such client’s investment objectives and needs.
The Company has entered into an Investment Management Agreement with Lazard Asset Management, LLC (“LAM”), pursuant to which the Company may engage LAM to provide investment advice for certain of the Company’s clients by providing certain model portfolio holdings of certain of LAM’s Lazard Capital Allocator Services Investment Strategies. Clients will also have access to LAM’s investment personnel. For such services, LAM receives a portion of the fees payable to the Company. Additional information about LAM is available on the SEC’s website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov. You can search this site by a unique identifying number, known as a CRD number. The CRD number for LAM is 122836.
The Company has also entered into a Sub-Advisory Agreement with Winslow, Evans & Crocker, Inc. (“WEC”), pursuant to which, with the consent of the applicable client, WEC acts as sub-adviser with respect to the assets of such clients of the Company. As sub-adviser, WEC will develop and implement an appropriate investment program for each account, provide, on an on-going basis, such investment advice and recommendations as, in WEC’s judgment are most appropriate and beneficial to the respective account and effect those transactions, subject always, however, to (1) all investment objectives, guidelines, restrictions, liquidity requirements and operational procedures for such account as stated in the respective client’s Investment Advisory Agreement with the Company; (2) changes in such policies or amendment to such contract, (3) directions which the Company on behalf of the account may issue to WEC from time to time, and (4) all applicable federal and state laws. For such services, WEC receives a portion of the fees payable to the Company. Additional information about WEC is available on the SEC’s website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov. You can search this site by a unique identifying number, known as a CRD number. The CRD number for WEC is 29686.