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May '24 FINTRX Family Office & RIA Data Report

Every month, the FINTRX Family Office & RIA Database adds and updates thousands of family offices, registered investment advisors (RIAs), decision-makers and an array of investment information to our extensive private wealth dataset. To highlight this continuous growth, we've compiled the Monthly Family Office & RIA Data Report for May 2024, showcasing metrics such as assets under management (AUM), alternative investments utilized, geographic distributions and more.


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May 2024 FINTRX FO & RIA Data Report

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Family Office Data

May '24 Family Office Platform Additions

The FINTRX Data & Research team added 36 new family offices, 570+ family office contacts and nearly 200 direct investment transactions to our Family Office Dataset

May 2024 FO Additions

  • - New Family Offices: 36
  • - New Family Office Contacts: 577
  • - Newly Tracked Family Office Investments: 198

 

 

Updated Family Office Entities

In addition to 810+ platform additions, FINTRX made over 3,060 family office updates including 590+ firm updates and 2,470+ contact updates. 

May 2024 Updated Family Office Entities

  • - Updated Family Offices: 591
  • - Updated Family Office Contacts: 2,471

 

 

Single Family Offices vs. Multi-Family Offices

Throughout May, 61% of newly added firms are single-family offices while 39% are multi-family offices.

May 2024 Single Family Offices vs. Multi Family Offices

  • - New Single-Family Office Additions: 22
  • - New Multi-Family Office Additions: 14

 

 

Assets Under Management (AUM) Breakdown

FINTRX data revealed that the majority of family offices added in May oversee client assets anywhere between $100M and $400M. 

May 2024 Assets Under Management Breakdown

  • - $50M - $100M: 5%
  • - $100M - $400M: 54%
  • - $400M - $1B: 18% 
  • - $1B - $2B: 9%
  • - $2B - $5B: 9%
  • - $5B+: 5%

 

 

Asset Class Interest Breakdown

FINTRX continued to see a majority of firms (86%) allocating via direct investments into private companies. Other prominent asset classes include private equity, real estate, long only equities and venture capital.

May 2024 Asset Class Interest Breakdown

  • - Direct Investments: 86%
  • - Private Equity: 56%
  • - Real Estate: 53%
  • - Long Only: 44%
  • - Venture Capital: 44%
  • - Debt: 36%
  • - Hedge Funds: 31%

 

 

Family Office Geographical Breakdown

Most family offices added to the FINTRX dataset are headquartered in North America, accounting for 75% of firms. Asian offices followed at 14%. This highlights the continued prominence of firms in North America while also showcasing the rising influence of Asia.

May 2024 Family Office Geographical Breakdown

  - North America: 75%
  • - Asia: 14%
  • - Europe: 8%
  • - Middle East: 3%

 

 

Newly Tracked Family Office Investments

Top 10 Sectors of Interest

FINTRX continued to see a majority of newly tracked family office investments made into private technology companies throughout May, accounting for nearly half of the investments. Other sectors of interest include healthcare & biotechnology, financial services and consumer goods.

May 2024 Newly Tracked Family Office Investments

  • - Technology: 46%
  • - Healthcare & Biotech: 17%
  • - Financial Services: 17%
  • - Consumer Goods: 12%
  • - Business Services: 9%
  • - Manufacturing: 9%
  • - Media & Entertainment: 8%
  • - Transportation: 7%
  • - Real Estate & Construction: 5%
  • - Energy & Utilities: 4%
  • - Other Sectors: 12%

Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) Data

RIA Data Highlights: May '24 Platform Additions

  • - Total Registered Entities (including Dually Registered): 162
  • - Total Registered Contacts: 3,830+
  • - Total Accounts: 660+
  • - Firms Using Alternatives: 56%
  • - Total AUM Added by New Firms: ~$2.43 Billion+

 

 

Accounts Breakdown

The FINTRX RIA dataset experienced a 6% increase in discretionary accounts compared to last month, now representing 98% of the new additions to our dataset.

April 24 RIA Accounts

  • - Total Accounts Added: 662

 

 

Contact Breakdown by Rep Type

80% of newly added contacts registered as broker-dealers while 12% registered as investment advisors. Just 6% are designated as owner-only representatives and a mere 2% fall under the dually registered category.

May 2024 Contact Breakdown by Rep Type

  • - Broker-Dealers: 3,075
  • - Investment Advisors: 466
  • - Owners: 219
  • Dually Registered: 76

 

 

Rep Gender Breakdown

69% of the newly added representatives are male while 31% are female, ultimately maintaining similar ratios month after month. 

May 24 Rep Gender Breakdown

 

 

RIA Client Base Breakdown

The May RIA additions revealed that 76% of their client base consists of institutional clients, while individual and family clients make up 24%, highlighting the strong institutional focus and expertise of these firms.

April 24 RIA Client Base

 

 

Firm Size by Assets Under Management (AUM)

Nearly 60% of RIAs added to our dataset in May fall under the 'Mid-Size' category, managing between $100 million and $500 million in client assets.

May 24 Firm Size by Assets Under Management (AUM)

  • - Micro ($1-$25M): 35%
  • - Small ($25M-$100M): 6%
  • - Mid-Size ($100M-$500M): 59%

 

 

RIA Services Provided

The top RIA service remains portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, comprising 75% of newly added firms. Financial planning services followed at 64%. Other prominent RIA services, each representing 23% or less, include the selection of other advisors and portfolio management for businesses/institutions, among others. It's worth noting that firms commonly provide multiple services to their clients.

 May 24 RIA Services Provided

Top RIA Services Provided:
  1. - Portfolio Management for Individuals/Small Businesses: 75%
  2. - Financial Planning Services: 64%
  3. - Selection of Other Advisors: 23% 
  4. - Portfolio Management for Businesses/Institutions: 21%
  5. - Portfolio Management for Pooled Investment Vehicles: 18%
  6. - Pension Consulting Services: 15%
  7. - Educational Seminars/Workshops: 14%
  8. - Others: 6%

 

 

Alternative Investments Utilized

Nearly 80% of the newly added RIA firms displayed some allocation to real estate within their investment portfolios. Smaller fractions displayed interest in commodities, private equity, oil & gas and hedge funds.

May 24 Alternatives Utilized

  • - Real Estate: 78%
  • - Commodities: 34%
  • - Private Equity: 29%
  • - Oil & Gas: 27%
  • - Hedge Funds: 27%
  • - Private Placements: 16%
  • - Corporate Debt: 15%
  • - Venture Capital: 13%
  • - Digital Currency: 5%
  • - Collateralized Debt: 4%
  • - Other: 14%

FINTRX Overview

FINTRX is a unified data and research platform providing comprehensive data intelligence on 850,000+ family office & investment advisor records, each designed to help asset-raising professionals identify, access and map the global private wealth ecosystem. Equipped with 375+ search filters, our platform combines data, analytics and intuitive software to help clients identify investment opportunities, connect with investors and stay informed on industry developments.

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