Toronto, June 21, 2021—RF Capital Group Inc. (TSX: RCG) today proudly announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Richardson Wealth Limited (Richardson Wealth) has engaged with Envestnet to build the premier financial wellness network, in support of its ambitious growth strategy.
Kish Kapoor, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “We have clearly stated our intentions to make Richardson Wealth the brand of choice for Canada’s top advisors and their high-net-worth clients. Becoming strategic partners with Envestnet, a company that is simply best-of-breed in its category, is in perfect alignment with our bold goals. Envestnet allows us to expand our definition of advice and address our clients’ entire financial lives in an intelligent, connected way. This is a wonderful union of two like-minded companies.”
A committee of Richardson Wealth advisors across Canada overwhelmingly voted in favour of this leading-edge technology. Envestnet’s open architecture and advanced portfolio solutions made its financial wellness ecosystem the clear choice for our discriminating entrepreneurs.
“Envestnet was selected because its state-of-the-art offering will provide our advisors with the tools they need to compete in the ever-evolving marketplace—exactly what we were looking for in a strategic partner,” said Sarah Widmeyer, Director of Wealth Strategies at Richardson Wealth. “When you take into account that more than 106,000 advisors across more than 5,100 companies, including 47 of the 50 largest US wealth management and brokerage firms leverage the Envestnet platform, I can safely say our committee has made an incredibly astute call for today, and for our future.”
Advisors affiliated with Richardson Wealth will be able to utilize in-depth data analytics within Envestnet’s Enterprise Portal for delivering holistic, bespoke client solutions that are hyper-personalized. The partnership will also enable Richardson Wealth’s internal portfolio managers to seamlessly integrate third-party discretionary accounts into diversified global portfolios, without the administrative burden typically associated with such integrations. To learn more, please visit https://www.envestnet.com/enterpriseportal.
“Our data-driven portfolio management tools, and our unified managed account platform, will empower Richardson Wealth’s advisors with the intelligence, insights, and guidance they need to make a stronger impact on every client’s financial life,” said Louis D’Addario, Managing Director and Head of Institutional Business Development at Envestnet.
This partnership is another reason why talented professionals across the industry will be looking closely at Richardson Wealth, a place where the name on our door means something. It is also another perfect example of how our firm continues to deliver on all our promises.
Toronto, June 4, 2021 – RF Capital Group Inc. (the Company) (TSX: RCG) today proudly announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Richardson Wealth Limited (Richardson Wealth) was named the Top Corporate Fundraising Team for The Million Reasons Run charity organized by Sick Kids Foundation. Colleagues from British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec dared to be part of the bold and audacious Richardson Wealth Team running over 3,300 kilometers during May 2021, crushing its goal for distance travelled. The Million Reasons Run charity raised $2.2 million to benefit 13 Children’s Hospitals across Canada.
Kish Kapoor, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "I am extremely proud of the Richardson Wealth Million Reasons Run Team who refused to let a pandemic thwart their efforts to make a difference in the lives of the 5,000 children that receive daily care in 13 children’s hospitals throughout Canada. This fierce team of road warriors came together from across the country and answered the call when their communities needed them most. One of the core values of the Richardson brand for the past 165 years is, doing right by your community, a tradition we at Richardson Wealth are thrilled to continue. This conviction to help raise much-needed funds for children’s health is just another powerful endorsement of our culture.”
Toronto, June 1, 2021 – RF Capital Group Inc. (the Company) (TSX: RCG) today reported preliminary month-end assets under administration (AUA) of $33.5 billion as at May 31, 2021, which represents an all-time high for the Company. AUA is a key performance indicator and one of the financial measures used by management, investment advisors and the Company’s shareholders to assess operating performance.
Toronto, June 1, 2021 - RF Capital Group Inc. (TSX: RCG) today proudly announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Richardson Wealth Limited (Richardson Wealth) was named on the 2021 list of Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness by Great Place to Work®, a global authority on workplace culture. This is the third accreditation Richardson Wealth has received this year along with Top 50 Best Workplaces™ and Best Workplace for Women.
To be listed on the Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness, Great Place to Work® conducts a thorough and independent analysis based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations. At least 80% of employees must agree their workplace is psychologically and emotionally healthy.
Kish Kapoor, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are so very proud to be recognized for the way we treat and appreciate each other. This past year has been so challenging for mental wellness and to receive this award now is particularly poignant. It’s an important form of recognition we will embrace and continue to honour. It’s also another powerful endorsement of our culture, our company and our people.”