Jefferies Prime Unit Targets Midsize Funds

Hintze, John
October 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/2/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 37, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Jefferies & Co. is launching a new prime brokerage effort that will be headed by Glen Dailey, a longtime prime brokerage professional. The biggest prime brokers are scrambling to capture the business of the top hedge funds. Jefferies' focus on providing investment banking services to middle-market companies should provide a helpful bridge for capital to move back and forth among investment banking clients.


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