Sequoia Financial Group, LLC (Sequoia), an independent financial services firm based in Akron, Ohio, was listed on Financial Advisor’s 2017 list of top Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs). The firm ranked 86th out of 638 firms on the magazine’s annual ranking of independent advisory firms. Managing approximately $2.75 billion of assets at the time of submission, the firm experienced just over 80% growth in assets between 2015 and 2016.

To be included in the overall ranking, firms had to be independent RIAs who file their own ADV statements with the SEC, provide financial planning and related services to individual clients, and have at least $50 million in assets under management (as of December 31, 2015). To view a full listing of Financial Advisor’s Top RIA’s for 2017, please visit: