NEW ORLEANS – Orleans Capital Management announced today that effective January 1, 2024, it is joining Argent Financial Group, an independent client asset services firm based in Louisiana.
The transaction opens new avenues for Orleans Capital to leverage Argent Financial’s extensive network of seasoned experts and comprehensive suite of wealth and asset management services. The firm will continue to operate as a standalone entity under the Orleans Capital Management brand. Emily Becker will continue to lead the firm as president and chief investment officer, ensuring client stability and continuity.
“Welcoming Emily and her team to the Argent family marks a significant stride in our strategic approach to collaborating with dedicated management teams,” said Kyle McDonald, CEO of Argent Financial Group. “Our shared values and commitment to clients undoubtedly position us for even greater success in the future.”
“Orleans and Argent share a common history, both growing out of Louisiana bank trust departments in the early 1990’s”, McDonald added.
Clients of Orleans Capital Management can expect a seamless transition and access to enhanced services as a result of this strategic transaction. The combined strengths of Orleans Capital and Argent Financial promise to deliver an unparalleled level of expertise and client-focused asset management solutions.
“In Argent we discovered the perfect synergy with a company and leadership team that align seamlessly with our values, work ethic, and unwavering commitment to client satisfaction,” said Becker. “We are thrilled to join forces with Argent Financial Group, where together, we aim to assist our clients in safeguarding and enhancing their assets now and into the future.”