APB Financial Group and Hedge Fund Solutions Launch A New Series of Interviews Involving Companies Targeted by Activist Shareholders

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First Interview to Feature Greg Taxin Discussing Clinton Group’s Investment Thesis for Wet Seal, Inc. Greg Taxin of the Clinton Group will be the first guest in a new series of interviews on shareholder activism co-sponsored by APB Financial Group Shareholder Rights Division and Hedge Fund Solutions. Mr. Taxin will be interviewed by Damien Park, Managing Partner at Hedge Fund Solutions.

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“The announcement of the invitation-only series comes as APB Financial Group LLC launches its Shareholder Rights Division,” says CEO Steven Abernathy.

Greg Taxin of the Clinton Group will be the first guest in a new series of interviews on shareholder activism co-sponsored by APB Financial Group Shareholder Rights Division and Hedge Fund Solutions. Mr. Taxin will be interviewed by Damien Park, Managing Partner at Hedge Fund Solutions.

“The announcement of the invitation-only series comes as APB Financial Group LLC launches its Shareholder Rights Division,” says CEO Steven Abernathy. “We are pleased to offer a forum where management, existing company shareholders and prospective investors can intelligently discuss shareholder value-creating initiatives, ideas and strategies. Mr. Taxin’s business acumen, expertise, and track record of successful activist campaigns make him an ideal first interview to launch this program with our partner Hedge Fund Solutions.”

The goal of the Shareholder Rights Division is to help identify and ultimately unlock shareholder value through independent research and engaging conversations outlining the strategies and initiatives designed to best serve shareholders. It will offer access to corporate management teams and intelligent investors with established track records of creating value in public and private companies.

The inaugural call in the series is scheduled to take place on Thursday, August 23, at 4:15pm EDT.

To receive more information about our Shareholder Rights Division, research, updates, or, to be considered for an invitation to our webcast, contact us at: 212-293-3450 or 800-780-4567 to speak to Debra LeMoine or Ed Coyle.

Greg Taxin, Clinton Group Greg Taxin runs Clinton Group’s activist investment efforts. Prior to joining Clinton, Mr. Taxin ran the activist investment fund Spotlight Capital. Previously, he co-founded Glass Lewis (where he was CEO), an independent research firm that analyzes the corporate governance and accounting practices of more than 15,000 public companies in 65 countries. Before Glass Lewis, Mr. Taxin was a senior investment banker at Banc of America Securities and Epoch Partners. Before that he was a Vice President in the investment banking department of Goldman, Sachs & Co. and an attorney with Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.

APB Financial Group is a full service, independent broker dealer, offering independent research, discreet sales and trading, selective capital introduction and commission management. The Shareholder Rights Division is a Fundamental-Value and Catalyst-Driven independent research provider, dedicated to offering financial services, hedging strategies and other resources to the activist and investment community. APB Financial Group is a member of FINRA, SIPC.

Hedge Fund Solutions is a specialized research and consulting firm focused on providing substantive solutions for investors and companies on issues relating to activist investing. Hedge Fund Solutions issues Catalyst Investment Research™ – research that singles out companies with extraordinary value potential where activist investors have taken sizeable investment positions and are pressing management to unlock hidden pockets of value. For additional information contact Damien Park at 215-325-0514 or by email at dpark@hedgerelations.com.

Damien Park, Hedge Fund Solutions
Mr. Park is a leading expert in the area of shareholder activism and is regularly retained by investment professionals and boards of directors seeking dependable counsel in this area. He is the co-chairman of The Conference Board’s Expert Committee on Shareholder activism, the past chairman of the Hedge Fund Activism & Shareholder Value Summit, and is often quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Financial Times, BusinessWeek, CFO Magazine, The Nikkei and Newsweek Japan.

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