Argent Financial Group Shortlisted for the 2020 Family Wealth Report Awards

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Contact: Sarah Warren, Director of Marketing
Argent Financial Group | 318.251.5812

RUSTON, Louisiana, Nov. 27, 2019 – Argent Financial Group, a leading independent fiduciary wealth management firm, announced today that its subsidiaries Argent Mineral Management and Argent Trust Company have been named as finalists for the 2020 Family Wealth Report Awards.

Argent Trust Company is one of six nominees in the Fiduciary or Trust Services – Independent category. With offices across the southeast, Argent Trust advisors manage the administration of family, corporate and institutional trusts and provide asset custodial services and estate settlement services.

Argent Mineral Management (AMM) is one of only three companies shortlisted as a finalist in the Property and Household category. AMM assists owners of mineral rights in protecting their property and maximizing the return on assets. AMM currently manages 2.5 million acres of mineral interests in 30 states.

Now in its seventh year, the Family Wealth Report Awards recognize companies, teams and professionals who have demonstrated innovation and excellence in the fields of global private banking and wealth management industries. The awards program is administered by ClearView Financial Media, the world’s leading provider of business intelligence in the private banking and wealth management space.

“It is an honor to see the excellent work of our Argent Trust and Argent Mineral Management teams being nationally recognized in this way,” said Kyle McDonald, CEO of Argent Financial Group. “It shines a well-earned spotlight on our mission and commitment to excellence in providing the personalized fiduciary service our clients deserve.”

The categories are focused around three main areas:

  • Experts (individuals and teams)
  • Products
  • Services for wealth managers and clients/institutions of all sizes and types

Winning a Family Wealth Report Award sets organizations and individuals apart from their peers and is a tangible demonstration that they have something special to offer, rewarding achievement and showcasing top class performance and innovation. For more information about the awards, click here. To view the full list of nominees, click here.

Winners will be announced at a gala awards dinner that will be held in New York on March 18, 2020, at the Mandarin Oriental.

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About Argent Financial Group

Argent Financial Group (AFG) is a leading independent fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $23 billion in client assets, AFG provides individuals, families, institutions and businesses with a broad range of wealth management services including trust administration and related services, investment management, family office services, retirement plan and charitable organization administration, mineral (oil and gas) management, and financial, retirement and estate planning. The company was also recently named for the second year in a row to the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. AFG is the only financial services company in Louisiana to make the prestigious list. For more information, visit www.argentcares.com.

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Argent Financial Group

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020, Argent Financial Group (Argent) is a leading, independent, fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $30 billion in client assets, Argent provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with a broad range of wealth management services, including trust and estate administration, investment management, ESOPs, retirement plan consulting, funeral and cemetery trusts, charitable organization administration, oil and gas (mineral) management and other unique financial services. Headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana, Argent was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930.

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