NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group LLC announced today the formation and registration of a related broker-dealer, GlassRatner Securities, LLC. The formation of an SEC registered and FINRA and SIPC member broker-dealer to pursue more Investment Banking assignments expands the firm's already impressive capabilities in corporate restructuring, business valuation, forensic accounting, litigation support and real estate services. GlassRatner Securities will serve as an M&A transaction advisor and as an agent in capital formation transactions.
"GlassRatner Securities is a natural extension of what we have successfully built over the last dozen years. We can now offer our clients a broader range of services under the Financial Advisory Services umbrella. We have always had a deep bench of talented professionals which we have augmented with recent investment banking hires in New York and California," stated Ian Ratner, Co-Founder of GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group LLC. "Over the years we have executed a significant number of corporate finance transactions, and with the approval of our broker-dealer registration we intend to grow this business sector." Ratner further stated, "We have continued to invest in the firm by adding quality talent and extending our service lines. We are 100% committed to the future, and this move says so loud and clear."
Adam Meislik, Co-President of GlassRatner Securities, LLC continued, "Our deep operating and commercial perspective coupled with entrepreneurial instincts will continue to differentiate us from other advisory firms, as well as more traditional investment banks."
The additional corporate finance strength was highlighted by Peter Schaeffer, Co-President of GlassRatner Securities, "Many of us are investment bankers with extensive industry credentials and we can now bring our full capabilities to bear for our clients."
GlassRatner Advisory and Capital Group LLC is a national specialty financial advisory services firm providing solutions to complex business problems and board level agenda items. The firm applies a unique mix of skill sets and experience to address matters of the utmost importance to an enterprise such as managing through a business crisis or bankruptcy, planning and executing a major acquisition or divestiture, pursuing a fraud investigation or corporate litigation, and other top level non-typical business challenges. The combination of proven operating and financial expertise, a hands-on approach and an absolute focus on assignment execution makes GlassRatner a unique and valuable ally for its clients and partners. Visit www.GlassRatner.com for more information.