Lasting relationships. For all that matters

We make a real impact in the lives of our clients by guiding them through major life events and helping them preserve and pass on their wealth. Our customized approach focuses on thoughtful financial planning and wealth management that looks beyond your investments and encompasses all aspects of your financial life.

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Teddy Rakestraw

Account Vice President

I joined UBS Financial Services in 2009. I currently hold the title of Account Vice President, Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager. Prior to that, I worked at Citi Smith Barney where I served as the Administrative Manager for 13 years. I earned the title of Assistant Vice President, and Financial Planning Associate. I hold Series 7, 9, 10, 31, 63, 65 and I am insurance licensed. My team focus is on Mutual Funds, Marketing, and Compliance. I went to California State University East Bay where I earned my BS and MS degrees. I am active in community service clubs and actively support environmental causes, preservation of wildlife and animal welfare groups.

Registered States:
  • AK
  • AL
  • AZ
  • CA
  • CO
  • CT
  • DC
  • FL
  • HI
  • IA
  • ID
  • IL
  • IN
  • KS
  • KY
  • MA
  • MD
  • MI
  • MN
  • MS
  • NC
  • NJ
  • NM
  • NV
  • NY
  • OK
  • OR
  • PA
  • SC
  • TX
  • VA
  • WA
  • WY

Education

  • BS, California State University East Bay
  • MS, California State University East Bay

Credentials

  • Portfolio Manager
1255 Treat Blvd
Suite 1000
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
  • (925) 746-6344

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Education financing

Education financing

Retirement planning

Retirement planning

Multigenerational planning

Multigenerational planning

A way forward

Understanding your life, your wealth and what you want to accomplish.

We ask the questions and find the answers that can help you explore and pursue your financial goals in the short term, long term or whatever your terms may be.

Let's talk about how we can help you plan for the life you want

Our approach incorporates Liquidity. Longevity. Legacy. strategies to assist clients in exploring and pursuing their wealth management needs and goals over different time frames. This approach is not a promise or guarantee that wealth, or any financial results, can or will be achieved. All investments involve the risk of loss, including the risk of loss of the entire investment.

Backed by the strength of UBS

A global leader in wealth management

$3.1 trillion

In invested assets globally 
As of 03/31/2021

51 countries

Our global footprint

Global leader

UBS is the world's largest wealth manager
ADV Rating: as of 06/30/2020

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