Lots of data.
BrightScope is a financial information and technology company that brings transparency to opaque markets. BrightScope data drives better decision-making for individual investors, corporate plan sponsors, asset managers, broker-dealers, and financial advisors.
BrightScope is the leading independent provider of retirement plan ratings and investment analytics to participants, plan sponsors, asset managers, and advisors in all 50 states.
BrightScope built the first comprehensive and publicly available directory of financial advisors in the US. We help investors find a financial advisor and complete their due diligence.
Highlights from the past few years
The BrightScope Team
We started out a small team as most disruptive start-ups do, but have since grown to over 70 employees. The BrightScope team remains nimble, hungry and dedicated to bringing transparency to the financial services marketplace.
Our Wellness Program
A healthy team is a successful team, and at BrightScope we take our health seriously.
Each employee has the opportunity to particpate in our Wellness Program and earn points and health insurance premium discounts as incentives to stay healthy. Afterall, a healthy body means a healthy mind, which equals top-notch employees and great service!Join Our Team
In the News
Aug 25, 2016“Schwab does have some recordkeeping presence out there, but nothing like Fidelity,” says Brooks Herman, head of research at BrightScope. Large recordkeepers such as Fidelity and TIAA have lowered fund fees enough to retain assets that might otherwise go to Vanguard, he notes.
Aug 22, 2016A small 401(k) plan with $10 million or less in assets had an average annual fee of 1.17 percent in 2013 compared to an average fee of 0.58 percent for all 401(k) plans, according to a study by BrightScope, a website that rates 401(k) plans, and the Investment Company Institute, which represents the mutual fund industry.
Aug 19, 2016A dozen big-name universities in the past two weeks have been hit with lawsuits alleging the retirement plans for their employees, some of which offer hundreds of investment choices, are too confusing and costly.
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