ADVISORport, PFPC Providing Fund Model Tool

January 14, 2003 ( - ADVISORport and PFPC have announced the launch of Nationwide Financial's The BEST of AMERICA Advisory Services program on their fee-based service platform.

The ADVISORport/PFPC platform, offered through Nationwide Investment Services Corporation, will be distributed through Nationwide’s The BEST of AMERICA wholesaler network to financial planning firms, banks, CPA firms and Nationwide Provident agents.

With the launch, ADVISORport/PFPC platform clients will be able to utilize the BEST of AMERICA Advisory Services Program.   This program features mutual fund model portfolios through the Advisor Mutual Fund Series, separately managed account portfolios and mutual funds within Advisor Managed Money Solutions and the no-load Advisor Variable Annuity. The program also features an array of tools to assist with proposal generation, asset allocation and fund selection, as well as program-management tools to assist advisors with account tracking, maintenance and research.