The Philly.com Top Workplaces 2015
The Vanguard Group
- Employees in region:
- Financial Services & Insurance
- HQ location:
- Malvern, PA
’10, ’11, ’12, ’13, ’14, ’15
Since its beginning in 1975, Vanguard has grown to become one of the world’s largest investment management companies. Since its beginning in 1975, Vanguard has grown to become one of the world’s largest investment management companies. Our core purpose is a simple one: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success. Headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa, Vanguard provides an extensive array of investment products and services to individual investors, institutions, employer-sponsored retirement plans, and financial professionals.
Our clients include the factory worker with a 401(k), the new parent saving for a child’s education, and the local university trying to grow its endowment to create more opportunities for students. Vanguard manages 2 trillion in assets invested in a broad spectrum of mutual funds that follow a variety of active, quantitative and index strategies. Vanguard offers more than 170 funds to U.S. investors and more than 70 additional funds in foreign markets. Vanguard is Chester County’s largest employer.
“I am challenged on a daily basis, and have the ability to influence our direction.”
“I feel empowered, respected, engaged, and get to work with talented people. I love talking to crew honestly, sharing visions, and influencing direction/positivity/productivity in the organization.”
“I work at a company that is highly respected because of the value it places in its employees.”
“The genuine goodness of the people who work here - it feels good being here because the company is so people-centric.”
“Knowledge of the business, commitment to doing the right thing for crew and clients. ”