Barron's Top RIA 2020

Barron’s Ranks PagnatoKarp Cresset 2020 Best RIA Firms in America

PagnatoKarp | Cresset is proud to be ranked on Barron's Top 100 RIA Firms in America, debuting on the 2020 list at #34 out of 100¹ independent firms from across the nation.

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“The Barron's recognition highlights the strengths of PagnatoKarp and Cresset coming together as one firm,” said Paul Pagnato, Founder PagnatoKarp and Co-Chairman Cresset. “We have created a new paradigm in wealth management with a powerhouse family office platform serving Entrepreneurs, CEO Founders and UHNW families.

"We are thrilled with this validation that our vision to reinvent the way our clients experience wealth is resonating," said Eric Becker, Founder and Co-Chairman of Cresset.

PagnatoKarp and Cresset were both crowned ‘Best Multi-Family Office’ in February at the 2020 Family Wealth Report Awards. PagnatoKarp earned the award in the $2.5B-$5B AUA/AUM category and Cresset in the New Entrant category.¹ Cresset Asset Management, LLC, acquired PagnatoKarp in June 2020 and the firm now has over $10.2B AUM.¹ 

Barron's independent firm ranking expanded to 100 spots this year, and the rankings formula includes several new metrics: technology spending, staff diversity and succession planning.

View the full list of 2020 Barron's Top 100 RIA Firms in America HERE.


PagnatoKarp | Cresset

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