Citizens Financial Group has acquired Paladin Advisors, a registered investment advisor.

This acquisition strengthens Citizens’ presence and brings investment capabilities to their private wealth team.

“This acquisition will strengthen our wealth management business, as we gain additional reach and Paladin’s fresh asset allocation investment strategy, which complements our established approach,” said Chris Weyrauch, head of Citizens Wealth Management. “We’re excited to welcome such a talented team and have them join our well-regarded, fast-growing wealth management platform.”