Founded in 1970, Ascendant Advisors, LLC (“Ascendant”) is one of the oldest SEC-registered investment advisors in Texas, providing active portfolio management to high net worth families and institutions. Our investment effort is led by a four-member Investment Committee, whose members’ average over 25 years of first-hand investment experience. The firm offers its clients decades of proprietary investment research, a disciplined and proven quantitative process, a client-aligned structure, and finally a low and transparent overall cost structure.
January 15, 2013
Todd Smurl, CFA quoted in Barrons Article
March 27, 2012
Pyxis Capital Launches Natural Resources Fund
"Long term market issues have not gone away. Systemic risk has not abated, it has just been transferred from the private sector to the public sector. The cyclical upswing is being driven by the most aggressive fiscal and monetary policies the world has ever seen - proceed with caution."
—J. Philip Ferguson, Non-Executive Chair, Investment Committee Ascendant Advisors, LLC