Argent Financial Group

Argent Financial Group, domiciled in Ruston, Louisiana, was formed in 1990 and traces its roots to 1930. Responsible for $19 billion in client assets, Argent Financial Group provides individuals, families, institutions and businesses with a broad range of wealth management services including trust administration and related services, investment management, family office services, retirement plan and charitable organization administration, mineral (oil and gas) rights management, and financial, retirement and estate planning.

Argent serves clients in all 50 U.S. states from our 29 offices located across 12 Southern states.

Argent provides an array of related financial services, including:

Trust and Trust-Related Services

Investment Management

Oil and Gas Management

Timberland Management

Institutional Services

Funeral and Cemetary Trust Services

Retirement Plans and Plan Consulting

Family Office Services


Today, Argent Financial Group employs more than 270 professionals with prior experience at banks, trust companies, brokerage firms, law firms, accounting firms, insurance agencies, investment management firms and other businesses. Argent operates offices across Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, Oklahoma, South Carolina, North Carolina and Kentucky. Argent is privately owned, with management and staff comprising a large component of its stockholder base.



Financial Services

Company size

201-500 employees


Ruston, LA


Privately Held




Trusts, charitable & gifting trusts, special needs trusts, estate plans, investment management, oil & gas wealth management, brokerage, employee benefit plans, retirement plans, financial plans, public funds management, 401k & IRAs, and ESOPs