Richard S Friedman


Consumer Research Council – Top 100 Retirement Income Planners in America

Newsweek Magazine – Top Wealth Managers in Texas

Featured on TV – Regular guest commentator and special guest on FOX26 News and KPRC Ch.2 News.

Pilots N Paws

Rick Friedman is an active pilot for the Pilots N Paws organization. Pilots N Paws is a non-profit organization that aids in the rescue, adoption, and transportation of dogs in need of a new loving home!

Community involvement

RBC Wealth Management and Capital Markets are the presenting sponsors of the Texas Children’s Hospital Bad Pants Open golf tournament.  This year the tournament is being held on Thursday, October 20, at the Clubs of Kingwood.   Here is a photo of the West Houston Complex volunteers including The Friedman Wealth Management Groups own Kari and Jill!


Our greatest honor is to serve the communities in which we live and operate. We feel being involved within our community creates a positive environment for our family, friends and neighbors today, tomorrow and for generations to come.

West Houston RBC Complex employees.
On November 5, 2014 The Friedman Group volunteered at the Houston Food Bank.


Protecting water in our communities: RBC Blue Water Day

On June 12, 2014, The Friedman Group along with RBC employees around the
globe took part in RBC Blue Water Community Makeovers to help create
awareness about urban watershed issues.

RBC Wealth Management, RBC Capital Markets donate $25,000 to support Texas flood relief efforts.

(06/01/15) RBC Wealth Management - U.S. and RBC Capital Markets will make a joint $25,000 donation to the American Red Cross through RBC Foundation - USA to Support Texas flood relief efforts.

"Our hearts go out to the people in Texas impacted by last week's devastating floods." said Darryl Traweek, West/South Divisional Director. "RBC is committed to helping these communities recover and we are proud to partner with the Red Cross to do so."

"Our thoughts are with the people in Texas as they rebuild after the flooding," said Matt Boles, Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets. "We are committed to supporting the relief efforts given the number of employees and clients we have in the region."