Breakaway Brokers Move to Focus, Raymond James, Others
In addition to ex-wirehouse advisors, independent broker-dealers, RIAs and wealth management firms are expanding with "tuck-in" deals.
Focus Financial Signs $550M Credit Deal
The advisor rollup firm plans to use the funds to expand via more M&As this year.
Advisor M&As to Make Comeback in ’14: Tiburon
While deals in the RIA space slowed dramatically in 2013, many factors are driving a turnaround this year.
17 RIAs Sign Succession Deals via Focus Financial
The advisor rollup firm aims for its 27 partners to work together on transitions and continuity planning.
2 Boston-Area RIAs Merge to Form $1.2 Billion Firm
Argent Wealth and Pillar Financial will continue to focus on HNW and UHNW clients, leveraging scale and complementary services, says Dave DeVoe.
Carson Institutional Alliance Adds Almost $1.4 Billion in First Year
Carson describes CIA as “a network of client-centered, growth-minded, solutions-focused advisor partners committed to delivering trust, transparency and accountability."
Focus Financial Adds $2.2B Telemus
Telemus Capital comes on board in Michigan; meanwhile, Pensionmark Retirement adds a branch in San Diego.
Focus Financial Adds $400M RIA in Midwest
LaFleur & Godfrey join the partnership in Grand Rapids, Mich.; their firm is the fourth group to come on board this year.
Focus Financial to Get $216M Boost From Centerbridge
The new investment is the latest in a series of private equity moves impacting the wealth management industry.
New Hire Roundup: Focus Financial Adds Five
This week in new hires, Focus Financial announced five new hires, JHS Capital welcomed Mark Palsson, and Eric Falkeis became president and COO of Direxion.