Federated Securities Corp., a Pennsylvania corporation, is a provider of investment management products and related financial services. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Federated Investors Inc., which has been in the investment management business since 1955 and is one of the largest mutual fund managers in the United States with approximately $389 billion in assets. Federated Investors Inc. sponsors, markets and provides investment-related services to various investment products, including mutual funds, separately managed/institutional accounts, sub-advised funds and other managed products. It also offers a wide range of products, including money markets, equity and fixed-income investments. The company has more than 1,300 employees who distribute its diversified product line through nearly 5,300 financial intermediaries and institutions. Federated Investors Inc. s investment products are primarily distributed in three markets: broker/dealer, global institutional, and wealth management and trust.