Partnership of Hauck & Aufhäuser with J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. to expand business with institutional investors in the US

Hauck & Aufhäuser is expanding Equity-Sales and Sales-Trading activities through alli-ance with J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. *J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. customers are benefitting from the know-how and experience of Hauck & Aufhäuser with equity and capital market products. *Hauck & Aufhäuser is strengthening its future position in Equity Sales- and Sales-Trading in the US based on J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. strong experience.

FRANKFURT--()--Hauck & Aufhäuser will expand its relationships to institutional US investors through an alliance with J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. to satisfy the rising demand for investment products in Germany as institutional US investors show a growing interest in German equities. Part of the alliance is the establishment of a dedicated Equity-Sales and Sales-Trading team for Hauck & Aufhäuser which will be operated by J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. in New York. The partnership with J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. enables Hauck & Aufhäuser to work more closely with its clients and better serve US institutional investors' interests to invest in German companies. Moreover, US institutional investors will be offered deep insights into German speaking companies as well as valuable contacts to German corporates and senior industry experts. Access to Hauck & Aufhäuser's expertise and broad network will help US investors to significantly expand their investment opportunities in Germany and Europe.

As a fully owned subsidiary of Intermonte SIM, an independent Italian broker and investment bank, J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. will operate as the exclusive distributor of Hauck & Aufhäuser's products, know-how and research in the US. For this reason, J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. has already established an experienced Equity Sales and Sales-Trading-Team in New York which is dedicated to solely distribute Hauck & Aufhäuser's equity and capital markets products. Quinn Raftery, former Senior Equity Sales Manager North America at International KBR Finance LLC and Bankhaus Lampe in New York, will be appointed as the new Head of the J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. German Equity-Team for the management of the new division. In order to ensure the best possible trade execution service to clients, all sales traders will be working during live hours of the European markets.

Background Information

J.P.P. Euro Securities Inc: J.P.P. Euro-Securities Inc. is a fully owned subsidiary of Intermonte SIM, an Italian internationally operating independent broker and investment bank, and is located in 595 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022, USA. Their focus lies in identifying specific investment opportunities and European market trends as well as offering tailor-made assistance for institutional investors.

Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers KgaA: With its 220 years of tradition, Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers is one of few independent private banks in Germany. From its locations in Frankfurt am Main, Munich, Hamburg, Düsseldorf, Cologne and Luxembourg, the bank focuses on providing comprehensive advisory services and administering the assets of its private, corporate and institutional clients. This includes asset management for institutional investors, close cooperation with independent asset managers and both the concept and management of private label funds.

The partners of the bank consist of the personally liable partner, Jochen Lucht, and the partners, Michael Bentlage and Stephan Rupprecht. Hauck & Aufhäuser considers itself a private bank that combines modernity with a strong sense of tradition. The focus lies in providing comprehensive and personalised advisory services, which form the basis for developing customised solutions.

Contacts

Sandra Freimuth
Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers KGaA
Phone +49 89 2393 2111
sandra.freimuth@hauck-aufhaeuser.de
www.hauck-aufhaeuser.de

Contacts

Sandra Freimuth
Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers KGaA
Phone +49 89 2393 2111
sandra.freimuth@hauck-aufhaeuser.de
www.hauck-aufhaeuser.de