Financial Times named Balentine one of its Top Registered Investment Advisors in its June 26, 2014 issue. Balentine was one of 300 firms nationwide to receive this honor. The 2014 list was the inaugural 300 Top Registered Investment Advisors list for Financial Times. Independent firms from 37 different states and Washington D.C. were among those elite practices honored by the Financial Times. According to Financial Times, only independent, elite RIA practices were considered.