This article showcases our top picks for the best Virginia based Asset Management companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Asset Management industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Virginia Asset Management Companies
nvesture, LLC is a recognized leader in the endowment and foundation investment management industry having pioneered the full-service outsourced investment office model. The company is focused on the investment management needs of non-profits serving as the investment office for a select group of prestigious colleges and foundations.
Investure currently manages approximately $13 billion* across all asset classes. It seeks to build long-term relationships with our clients by bringing the distinct capabilities and advantages of a larger investment office to mid-sized endowments and foundations..
CBOE Vest is driven by the conviction that investors desire more certainty in their investment outcomes. Founded in 2012 to address this market need, Vest’s early investors were Y Combinator, Payment Ventures and First Round Capital.
In 2016, Vest became an asset management subsidiary of CBOE Holdings, Inc., one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies and owner of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options), the Bats exchanges, CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) and other subsidiaries.
Today CBOE Vest offers institutional-quality target outcome investments built on the backbone of its unique investment philosophy and CBOE’s indexes—that strive to buffer losses, amplify gains or provide consistent income—to a diverse spectrum of investors. OUR MISSION Reengineering Investing Most investments today target speculative returns, with uncertain levels of risk, over an uncertain period.
While opportunistic, this approach to investing brings a degree of uncertainty. We are building a new class of investments, called Target Outcome Investments, that target a defined return profile, with an allowance for a specific level risk, at a specific point in time in the future.
Such investments strive to provide investors with targeted protection, enhanced returns, or consistent income, with a level of predictability unattainable with most other investments.. .
Enterprise Diversified, Inc. is an Internet solutions provider that offers consumer and business-grade internet access, wholesale managed modem services for downstream ISPs, Web hosting, and other value-added services.
With a focus on competitive pricing, reliability, service, and speed, Sitestar delivers value. Founded in 1999 and traded on the over-the-counter bulletin board exchange (OTCBB) under the symbol SYTE, Sitestar has the financial muscle and staying power to sell and support a comprehensive portfolio of existing and emerging services..
RFID Global Solution
RFID Global Solution is a leading provider of real-time asset management solutions for the Data Center and enterprise asset tracking markets. Visi-Trac, the company’s software platform, provides asset visibility throughout the total asset lifecycle.
Data capture technologies utilized include passive and active RFID, Wi-Fi and sensors.. .
Freedom Capital Investment Management
Freedom Capital Investment Management is the first investment manager dedicated to American Impact Investing. It aims to invest capital profitably in opportunities that strengthen America and its allies.
Energy independence, cybersecurity, American military security, Second Amendment rights, and agricultural independence provide stability and offer opportunities and freedom for America and its allies. FCIM was established in 2014 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia..
Axios Systems was founded in 1988 in response to the growing business importance of IT and the need for more reliable and cost-effective IT services. Led by Founder and CEO, Tasos Symeonides, Axios is an independent business, with a uniquely solid heritage and consistency of vision.
Their 100% focus on IT Service Management gives them an edge when it comes to industry knowledge and expertise. Their experience is their strength, with a proven track record of delivering value to large organizations across the globe..
Mercantile Bank Holdings
Mercantile Bank founded in South Africa in 1965 and is owned by CGD, the largest bank in Portugal and a global financial services group that has been in existence for more than 140 years. The Group provides niche business and commercial banking that is differentiated through great service underpinned by a deep understanding of the banking needs of the South African entrepreneur.
While it operates exclusively within South Africa, Mercantile has reach into other key African markets through its parent company’s subsidiaries in Angola and Mozambique. There is an ongoing focus on capturing trade flows between these fast-growing economies..
Fieldforce is a next-generation platform to manage 5G, IoT and telecom networks. Fieldforce enables you to manage, monitor and digitize field activities including deployment, maintenance, and asset management.
By digitizing the process end-to-end, the Fieldforce platform serves as the “single source of truth” for information and seamlessly synchronizes with your existing platforms using APIs.. .
Since being established, ALVAO has concentrated on optimizing methodologies and on the development of software tools to support service processes. The company’s key products are information systems for resource and service management, primarily for the information and communication technology management departments (ICT): ALVAO Asset Management and ALVAO Service Desk.
ALVAO has been recognized on many occasions for successfully working with customers: Microsoft Technology Awards 2009 Finalist in the category “Best solution for IT infrastructure administration and optimization”, Microsoft Technology Awards 2008 Finalist in the category “Best solution to use Microsoft Windows Server 2008”, Microsoft Industry Awards 2008 Finalist in the category “Best solution for Communication & Media”, Microsoft Industry Awards 2006 Finalist, and Microsoft Industry Awards 2007 Winner in the category “Best solution for licensing and Software Asset Management”.. .
The London Company
The London Company is a majority employee-owned investment advisor founded in 1994 in Richmond, VA. The firm has approximately $9.2 billion in assets under management ($24.2 billion in total entity assets), as of 3/31/2019.
Strategies focus on U.S. equity management across all market capitalizations.
The team consists of 37 employees, with 10 investment professionals that average 20 years of experience. They believe in active management and their process is driven by fundamental research.
This research informs their singular investment process which they apply across all portfolios. This disciplined and transparent approach has produced a growing and diversified client base.
Their global client base includes institutional, high net worth and sub-advisory investors.. .
ASSET INSIGHTS co-authored the worldwide standards for RFID, and they are using that insight to develop software to help organizations to track and manage their valuable physical assets using wireless RFID tags. Using their products, organizations can optimize their business processes, reduce costs or increase revenue, and improve customer satisfaction by integrating real- time wireless information from physical assets into their business processes.
Working with some of the largest companies in the world, including Wal-Mart, P&G, Kimberly-Clark, and others to define the EPCglobal standards (ALE and EPCIS), they have developed a unique way to leverage the Internet to enable any size company anywhere to take advantage of their products and benefit from the same advanced technology that large organizations have already begun to adopt. Their web-based solution, the Asset Management Savant solution, is the next generation product based on insights from their founder’s leadership of the RFID project which was awarded “Supply Chain Solution of the Year”, by Deloitte in 2003.
ASSET INSIGHTS offers the Asset Management Savant product as a multi-tiered, internet-based RFID solution, to simplify implementations, and increase reliability. Their XML architecture allows the system to easily integrate with existing enterprise and partner applications.
They support all types of identification technology including Passive RFID, Active RFID, RTLS, WiFi, UWB, Barcode, Biometrics and sensor systems, in any combination. Their Savant solutions can be deployed on premise, hosted at a datacenter, or run on a cloud computing platform..
Frye Properties is a real estate company offering development, asset management, and property management services. The company focuses on the investment, development, and management of income-producing properties in the southeast, primarily apartment complexes, including the purchase and turnaround of under-managed properties utilizing the efficient and full-service nature of the management program.
It was established in 1978 and is headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.. .
C2 Management is an asset management firm that focuses on surplus asset management and electronics recycling, and data destruction. C2 services remove the headaches associated with surplus asset disposal and data security with one provider.
C2 specializes in handling all types of business and industrial assets from IT and office to vehicles and aerospace equipment. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Berryville, Virginia.
C2 currently serves over a dozen customers in the northern Virginia, Maryland, and DC metropolitan areas and employs 48 on its Berryville, VA facility.. .
Kyria Capital Management
Kyria Capital Management is an alternative asset manager seeking to achieve superior, long-term performance by investing in women-run entities. They bring their institutional focus and experience to work for their clients by providing access to and research on women-run alternative investments.
Their goal is to provide investors with separate account and commingled options for investment into women-run hedge funds.. .
Ritz Banc Group
Ritz Banc Group is an experienced real estate, private equity, and alternative asset management firm headquartered in Washington, D.C. RBG partners with investors and advises on the deployment of capital in the United States to diversify portfolios in real estate assets and preserve wealth.
The company was founded in Arlington, Virginia in 2012.. .
Medalist Diversified REIT
Medalist Diversified REIT is a real estate investment trust that specializes in acquiring and managing value-add commercial projects. They capitalize on undermanaged properties and/or dysfunctional capital structures and create value through active and disciplined asset management.
It seeks to create a diverse portfolio of middle-market commercial real estate. It was established in 2015 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, United States..
Asset Leadership Network
The Asset Leadership Network is an organization focused on impacting asset management across all industries, markets and sectors that are dependent on physical assets to achieve strategic organizational objectives. Simply, asset management helps organizations realize greater value from their assets, and impacts the financial and operational performance of the enterprise.
The vision of the Asset Leadership Network is to increase the awareness of private industry, public organizations and government entities regarding the application and use of ISO 55000 to realize the full value of their assets through managing risk and opportunity, in order to achieve the desired balance of cost, risk and performance.. .
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