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Texas Tech University and its employees are not affiliated with or employees of Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., The Charles Schwab Corporation, or the Charles Schwab Foundation.1 Cerulli Advisor Metrics, Cerulli Lodestar 2012 and Schwab analysis for RIA channel growth, 2013-2014 2 Schwab strategy estimates, individual company financial reports, FDIC, ICI, Federal Research Flow of Funds, Cerulli Associates and Discovery Database, 2013-2014 (0416-1612)