John Furey is Creating a Think-Tank out of six big RIAs

A group of six RIAs with a combined $18 billion in assets — including Ron Carson — has formed a study group, dubbed aRIA (The Alliance for RIAs), to investigate inorganic growth. 

The group was conceived, and is managed, by John Furey, principal of Advisor Growth Strategies LLC. These firms will meet on a regular basis, sharing ideas and suggestions as well as their own war stories about bringing other advisors to their firms. But the idea is not to rely on firms that have their business model based on making acquisitions.

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