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Invest with Janus.

Whether you’re ready to start saving for retirement, or you want to open a new college savings plan for a child, the decision to invest for the future is exciting.

We're here to help find the right account for you, and offer assistance and education along the way to make sure your funds continue to match your needs for years to come.

Ready to go? Download an application.

NEW TO JANUS?

If you don't already have an account directly with Janus, you need to meet two eligibility requirements.

  1. Someone in your immediate family or someone who lives in your household must currently own a Janus account.
  2. You must be a U.S. citizen or a U.S. resident alien residing in the U.S. or a U.S. territory with a valid U.S. Taxpayer Identification Number.

If you don't meet these eligibility requirements, you may be able to purchase Janus shares through a financial advisor, brokerage firm or another third-party intermediary.

ALREADY HAVE A JANUS ACCOUNT?

Here's what you can do now, or at any time:

  • Invest in your existing account by purchasing into an existing or a brand new fund
  • Open a new account, such as an IRA, Education Savings Account or Trust by completing the appropriate application
  • Transfer or roll over assets to Janus

CHOOSE THE ACCOUNT THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU

Retirement

Make moves toward your retirement dreams with an IRA. Take advantage of tax breaks for qualified contributions or withdrawals.

Children and Education

Saving for college or future goals for a child is made easy with accounts for children and education. Choose a custodial account for everyday investing or a tax-deferred account for education.

Taxable

Invest on your terms and take advantage of unlimited contributions. Individual, joint, corporate or trust accounts can fit any type of investor goal.

Corporate

Leverage your organization’s assets. This account type is popular among businesses, investment clubs, associations, religious organizations, non-profits and more.

VIEW ALL ACCOUNT TYPES

Next Step: Find a Fund

When you've found the account that suits your investment needs, you'll have to choose one or more funds to invest in. Learn about Janus Funds.

INVESTMENT MINIMUMS

Apply Now

If you know what kind of account you would like to create, go ahead and download an application, print it and send it back to us. Send it by fax to sign up right away. Purchase requests received before the close of market will be initiated that day.

Browse the applications page.

If you have questions, contact a Janus Representative at 800.525.3713 weekdays between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. EST.