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Accolades - Featured Wins


2020: America's Top Advisor Rankings by State


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Featured Recognition

CIBC Private Wealth was ranked as the #2 RIA firm in America by Barron’s


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2020: Best High Net-Worth Investment Platform and Best Private Wealth Manager Over $5 billion—Performance

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Accolades - National List

Recognized for service and performance

In 2020, CIBC Private Wealth was ranked as the #2 RIA Firm in America by Barron’s and is the most awarded firm by Private Asset Management (PAM)— including seven awards for investment performance.



  • Best Multi-Family Office award, FWR—2015, 2019
  • Best Private Wealth Manager—Overall, PAM, 2016
  • Best Multi-Family Office—Client Service, PAM, 2014
  • Best Private Wealth Manager in Overall Client Service, PAM, 2011



  • Best Private Wealth Manager Over $5B —Performance, PAM, 2020
  • Best High Net-Worth Investment Platform, PAM, 2020
  • Best Investment Platform—Performance, PAM, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Private Client Investment Platform, FWR, 2017, 2018
  • Private Client Investment Platform—Highly Commended, FWR, 2016
  • Best Multi-Family Office—Overall—New Product, PAM, 2015
  • Best Private Wealth Manager—New Product, PAM, 2014
  • Best Wealth Manager: Long-Term Performance (3 years), PAM, 2013
  • Best Private Client Investment Platform—Performance, PAM, 2012

Wealth Strategies / Trustee Services

  • Best Trusts and Estates Division, PAM, 2017
  • Multi-Family Office (Client Initiative), FWR, 2016



  • Financial Times 300 Top Registered Investment Advisers, 2019, 2020
  • Financial Advisor RIA Ranking: CIBC Private Wealth Management placed 13 of 683 firms, 07.2019
  • Barron's Top 40 Wealth Management Firms: Named among Barron's Top Wealth Managers since 2006. Placed 27 out of 40 firms, 09.2018.
  • Barron's Top 40 RIA Firms: Placed 14 out of 40 RIAs in list published 09.2018This list is no longer being published.


Accolades - Footnote

Rankings, ratings or awards may not be representative of any specific client's experience. Any reference to a ranking, rating or an award provides no guarantee for future performance results and is not constant over time. For more information, view our disclosure.

These awards and recognitions may name Atlantic Trust or CIBC Atlantic Trust, which is now part of CIBC Private Wealth Management.