New York, New York (PRWEB) February 01, 2012
R.F. Lafferty & Co., Inc., today announced the addition of a Research Team and Institutional Sales Group. The new hires further extend the scope of R.F Lafferty’s robust institutional platform, which is continually being built out as part of the company’s ongoing growth strategy.
The Research division will be led by Chris Hamilton, formerly of Kern, Suslow Securities. The team who collectively bring over 55 years of Wall Street experience also include Dr. Cathy Reese, Healthcare Analyst and Robert Sassoon who will cover special situations, a growing area in today’s marketplace.
Our Institutional Sales division will add Alan Jacobs, Robert Chaiklin and Lawrence Horn to the firm. Collectively they will bring over 75 years of Wall Street experience.
“Our commitment to expanding the firm’s suite of services will prove to be an added benefit to our clients,” said Robert Hackel, Chief Operating Officer at R.F. Lafferty. “We continue to proactively identify and recruit the industry’s best talent and most experienced teams, and are pleased to have attracted Chris, Cathy, Robert, Alan, Bob and Lawrence as they will be instrumental to the success of our firm and our clients.
“We are excited about joining R.F. Lafferty & Co., Inc. as they continue their expansion,” said Chris Hamilton, Director of Research at R.F. Lafferty.
About R.F. Lafferty & Co., Inc.
Founded in 1946, R.F. Lafferty & Co. is a leading boutique securities firm with Retail and Institutional Sales, Research, Investment Banking, Wealth Management and Market Making. The firm is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and is a member of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Headquartered in New York, R.F. Lafferty has been family owned for over 40 years. For more information, please go to http://www.rflafferty.com.
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R.F. Lafferty & Co., Inc
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