2018 Adviser Choice Awards

PLANADVISER has announced winners of the fifth annual Adviser Choice Awards, to be handed out at the PLANSPONSOR/PLANADVISER Excellence in Retirement Awards 2019 on March 28th.

The Adviser Choice Awards recognize retirement specialist advisers’ most favored investment and recordkeeping providers.

Each year the awards are given to those investment and recordkeeping providers who received two or more top-three rankings in various product and service categories in the 2018 PLANADVISER Retirement Plan Adviser Survey. At the 2019 PLANSPONSOR/PLANADVISER Excellence in Retirement Awards dinner event in New York, eleven firms will be honored for their high-ranking performance in the survey, as follows:


American Funds

J.P. Morgan Asset Management


Fidelity Investments

T. Rowe Price

Vanguard Investments



Charles Schwab

Empower Retirement

Fidelity Investments

John Hancock Retirement Plan Services

Principal Financial Group

Find the winners of 2017 Adviser Choice Awards here.