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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Announces April 30, 2018 Assets Under Management


Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) today reported preliminary
assets under management of $79.2 billion for the month ended April 30,
2018, compared to $80.2 billion on March 31, 2018.

Assets Under Management
($ in Millions)
Month Ended April 30, 2018
Retail     Institutional     Total
Beginning assets $ 73,762 $ 6,449 $ 80,211
Net flows (681 ) (577 ) (1,258 )
Market action   199     31     230  
Ending assets $ 73,280   $ 5,903   $ 79,183  

Cautionary Statement

The preliminary information included in this news release reflects
management's estimate based on currently available information.
are subject to change. Accordingly, you should not place undue reliance
upon this preliminary information.

About the Company

Through its subsidiaries, Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. has provided
investment management and financial planning services to clients
throughout the United States since 1937.
Today, we distribute our
investment products through the unaffiliated distribution channel
(encompassing broker/dealer, retirement, and registered investment
advisors), our broker-dealer channel (through independent financial
advisors), and our Institutional channel (including defined benefit
plans, pension plans, endowments and subadvisory relationships).
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