Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 29, 2012
Wedbush Securities, one of the nation’s leading independent broker-dealers and financial services provider, is pleased to announce its Managing Director and Head of Equities Sheri Kaiserman is the recipient of this year’s “Excellence in Leadership” award from Traders Magazine’s “Wall Street Women: A Celebration of Excellence.” The designation is presented to a woman who demonstrates exemplary leadership and exceptional performance throughout her career, and who is considered the standard-bearer for other women in the financial community.
"Sheri has a long track record of success at Wedbush building our Equities business from the ground up, tripling the number of analysts on our research team," said Gary Wedbush, Executive Vice President and Head of Capital Markets. “She is a talented leader and must be a great inspiration to women in the investment community."
Kaiserman leads over 130 professionals and manages all of equity research, sales and trading, as well as the firm’s Private Shares Group and Decision Metrics. Under her guidance, Wedbush has consistently been named the “Top Stock Picking Firm” by Barron’s and Zacks Investment Research, and repeatedly has analysts ranked among the industry’s leading performance surveys such as The Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street,” StarMine’s “Analyst Performance Survey,” Financial Times’ “Top Analysts” and Institutional Investor’s “Rising Stars of Wall Street Research.”
“13 years ago Wedbush presented me with a wonderful opportunity to build out its Equities arm. Today, our sales and trading team provides relentless service to and for a large number of institutional, corporate and issuing clients leveraging our award-winning research,” said Sheri Kaiserman, Head of Equities, Wedbush Securities. “I’m pleased to be recognized by Traders Magazine for the team’s success and look forward to capitalizing on our momentum.”
Kaiserman will be honored along with additional award winners by Traders Magazine and SourceMedia in January 2013 at the “Wall Street Women: A Celebration of Excellence” ceremony in New York.
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About Wedbush Securities
Founded in 1955, Wedbush Securities is a leading investment firm that provides brokerage, clearing, investment banking, equity research, public finance, fixed income sales and trading, and asset management to individual, institutional and issuing clients. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with over 100 offices, the firm focuses on relentless service, client financial safety, continuity, and advanced technology. Wedbush Securities is the largest subsidiary of holding company WEDBUSH, Inc., which also includes affiliated firms Wedbush Bank, Wedbush Capital Partners, Wedbush Opportunity Partners, and Lime Brokerage LLC. Follow us on Twitter @Wedbush.