David Pan

Succession Resource Group Announces the Sale of $109M AUM Delaware-Based RIA

Portland, Ore. (June 17, 2020) – Succession Resource Group (SRG) is excited to announce the sale of Delaware-based RIA, Lovett Advisors to Pennsylvania-based RIA, Bluesphere Advisors LLC. This sale represents over $109 million in assets under management (AUM), negotiated and closed amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Kim Lovett, President of Lovett Advisors began by having SRG […]

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Download PDF » The market for advisor practices was set to be a record year in 2020 based on closing 2019 out on a high note, with valuations and deal terms as good as they have ever been. Fast forward three months and COVID-19 has eroded all these gains and left many advisors reeling and […]

Succession Resource Group Launches LendingWell Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

PORTLAND, Ore. (May 4, 2020) – Succession Resource Group, Inc. (SRG) is excited to announce the launch of LendingWell on Monday, May 4, 2020. LendingWell is a free online platform dedicated to helping independent Registered Investment Advisors, Registered Representatives, CPAs, and insurance agents and agencies find the right lender for their financing needs. LendingWell matches advisors […]

Succession Resource Group Announces Sale of Coe Financial Services to Creative Planning

Portland, Ore. (April 9, 2020) – Succession Resource Group (SRG) is excited to announce the sale of Kansas based Registered Investment Advisor (“RIA”) Coe Financial Services, Inc. to Creative Planning, LLC, one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing RIAs led by Peter Mallouk. This sale represents over $126 million in assets under management (AUM), and is the fifth acquisition […]

2020 Advisor M&A Takeaways Infographic

While 2020 is shaping up to be a rollercoaster of a year for advisors, the M&A market for independent Registered Investment Advisors and securities professionals also had many exciting developments. Whether you are contemplating buying or selling an advisory business, or simply wanting to stay current on industry developments, the 2020 Advisor M&A infographic contains […]

RIA M&A Decade in Review: 2010-2019

PORTLAND, Ore. (Feb 11. 2020) — Succession Resource Group, Inc. (SRG) is publishing its ten-year retrospective look at the state of the mergers and acquisitions for independent RIAs and advisors, recapping deal data, trends, and predictions for the coming decade. SRG’s data for this period draws upon more than $250 million in third-party transactions and […]

2020 Advisor Mergers and Acquisitions Review

In the 2020 Advisor M&A Review, we will look back at the mergers and acquisitions in the financial services industry in 2019 to provide you with the most current and interesting information affecting your practice’s value. Our CEO, David Grau Jr., will review key observations of the market for buying and selling securities and advisory […]