Clark Capital Management Group Awarded

2017 Strategist of the Year

by Envestnet, Inc. and Investment Advisor magazine

[blockquote cite=”~Brendan Clark, CFA®, Chief Executive Officer”]Obviously, we believe in diversification of asset class, but we take it one step further and even diversify our methodology because no one factor will work all the time in all market environments.[/blockquote]

[blockquote cite=”~Investment Advisor Magazine”]This is the 13th year that Investment Advisor has worked with Envestnet | PMC to identify managers who have built strategies with a proven, repeatable process and that outperform their benchmarks, not just this year but consistently.[/blockquote]

Past performance is not indicative of future results. The ranking shown above is not indicative of the adviser’s future performance and may not be representative of any one client’s experience because the rating reflects an average of all, or a sample of all, the experiences of the adviser’s clients.

Envestnet, Inc. (NYSE: ENV) and Investment Advisor magazine selected finalists for the 13th Annual Separately Managed Account (SMA) Manager and Strategist of the Year Awards using Envestnet | PMC’s proprietary, systematic, and multi-factor methodology for evaluating managers. This framework takes a variety of qualitative and quantitative criteria into consideration, such as investment process and style, performance, firm profile, customer service, and tax efficiency. To qualify for an SMA Manager and Strategist of the Year Award, a manager’s team must have at least three years of experience running a strategy with $200 million or more in assets. A manager’s product is also required to be reported through Envestnet | PMC’s Premium Research solutions, which includes more than 54,000 advisors and 2,500 companies including: U.S. banks, wealth management and brokerage firms, Registered Investment Advisers, and Internet services companies.

Clark Capital reserves the right to modify its current investment strategies based on changing market dynamics or client needs. Forward looking statements are not guaranteed.