Diamond Hill Investment Group Inc is an Ohio corporation organized in April 1990. The Company provides certain compliance, treasury, and other fund administration services to mutual fund companies. The Company derives its consolidated revenue and net income from investment advisory and fund administration services provided by its subsidiaries Diamond Hill Capital Management, Inc., Beacon Hill Fund Services, Inc., and BHIL Distributors, Inc. BHFS and BHIL collectively operate as Beacon Hill. DHCM is a registered investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 providing investment advisory services to clients, including corporations, mutual funds, retirement plans, public pension funds, endowments, foundations, financial institutions and high net worth individuals. The Company's competitors include investment management firms, broker-dealers, banks and insurance companies, some of whom offer various investment alternatives. The Company's business is subject to a variety of federal securities laws including the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, and the U.S. Patriot Act of 2001.