Paladin Research Report for: MarketRiders


Paladin Transparency Index (PTI)


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  • Type of Financial Firm: Online Financial Advisor (OFA)
  • URL:
  • Year Established: 2008
  • Headquarters Location: Palo Alto, CA
  • Most Recent Update: 8/25/15

Types of Financial Services

  • Investment advice and services

Registration & Licensing

  • SEC: 801-695514
  • CRD: 147963
  • IARD: 147963
  • Disclosures ( No disclosures

Contact Information

  • Email: Yes (Registration required)
  • Telephone: 866-990-3837
  • Human Contact: Yes
  • Type of Contact: Email, telephone, live-chat


  • Minimum Asset Requirement: None
  • Minimum Fee: None
  • Free Offer(s): Free 30 day trial

Combined Fees

  • Service Initiation Fees: None
  • Annual Fee: $14.95 per month or $149.95 per year
  • Annual Third Party Fee(s): Possibly
  • Examples of Third Parties: ETF's, Index Funds, Mutual Funds, Broker/Dealers

Scope of Business

  • Number of Users: 0 (Source: ADV; as of 8/25/15)
  • Assets (Paid): $5,981,791 (ADV; as of 8/25/15)
  • Assets (Free): None

Investment Services

  • Number of Portfolios: DND
  • Types of Investments: ETF's
  • Investment Managers: iShares, Vanguard, State Street Bank

Additional Investment Services

  • Data Aggregation Services: No
  • Tax Loss Harvesting: DND
  • Rebalancing: Yes
  • Account Liquidity: Not applicable
  • Investor Discretion: Yes

Additional Information

  • Clearing & Custody: User's choice
  • Mobile Application: No

Paladin Transparency Rating (PTI)

  • 3.5


  • None


  • None