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John Fischer

Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

Financial Advisor

Twenty-six years ago, John started with UBS Financial Services including his time with merged companies such as Metropolitan Federal Investments, FBS Investments, US Bancorp Investments, and Piper Jaffray.  He has seen more than a dozen recessions and subsequent recoveries.    As a senior portfolio manager, John, emphasizes with discretion total portfolio management and he actively engages in financial planning.  He manages both equity and fixed income portfolios using individual securities, mutual funds, ETFs, and other investments to achieve goals for individuals and institutions. 

Prior to working for UBS, John was a commercial loan officer and assistant branch manager for the First National Bank of Wayzata.  Originally from Minot, North Dakota, John Graduated from Minot State University cum laude with a B.A. in Business Administration-Finance.

John has lived in Fargo since 1996 and is married to his high school sweetheart and has one son.  He is active in high school ministries at his church and is a children’s leader for Bible Study Fellowship.  His Faith is a driving force in his life.  He is a past Fargo chapter president, N.D. state president, and U.S. national vice president for the Jaycees/Junior Chamber.

Registered States:
  • AZ
  • CA
  • CO
  • DC
  • DE
  • FL
  • IA
  • KS
  • KY
  • MA
  • MN
  • MO
  • MT
  • NC
  • ND
  • NM
  • NY
  • PA
  • SD
  • TN
  • TX
  • UT
  • WA
  • WI

  • Forbes/SHOOK Best-In-State Wealth Advisors, 2021


  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration-Finance, Minot State University


  • Senior Portfolio Manager
51 Broadway
Fargo, ND 58102
  • (701) 476-3327

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