The strength of our business has always been rooted in our consistent client focus and Mike’s knowledge and experience empowers us to offer new, innovative solutions to our clients and financial advisors.
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) May 04, 2015
David A. Noyes & Company [Noyes], a 107 year old wealth management and investment banking firm, announced today the hiring of Michael Blaise Geraty, as Vice President of Taxable Fixed Income.
Geraty, 55, joins Noyes’ Indianapolis office with the mandate to trade taxable fixed income and identify bond investment opportunities on behalf of Noyes’ financial advisors. He will report directly to Robert Welch, Jr., Senior Managing Director of Noyes’ Capital Markets Division.
Matthew Reynolds, Noyes’ Chief Operating Officer, explained that Geraty has built a great reputation and strong track record as one of the most reputable fixed income traders in the Midwest. Geraty will play a crucial role in expanding the firm’s fixed income platform.
“Our ability to consistently attract high caliber professionals is unquestionably a momentous testimonial to Noyes’ stability and reputation,” said Reynolds. “Mike’s strong fixed income background makes him a valuable addition to Noyes, as our firm continues to grow in depth and scope. The strength of our business has always been rooted in our consistent client focus and Mike’s knowledge and experience empowers us to offer new, innovative solutions to our clients and financial advisors.”
Geraty brings to Noyes a quarter of a century of capital markets and fixed income experience. Most recently, as Senior Vice President of D.A. Davidson, he traded bonds for both retail and institutional sales. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President at City Securities. In that capacity he launched the firm’s institutional taxable fixed-income trading department and managed a team of 9 professionals that generated $5 million in commission revenue. Before that, he served as Vice President at Arbor Research & Trading, First Chicago Capital Markets, Everen Securities and Clayton Brown.
“I have long been aware of Noyes’ outstanding reputation and tenure,” said Geraty. “I’m excited to join a firm so well positioned to experience growth. I look forward to playing an instrumental role in providing investment and trading ideas that will benefit both the firm’s clients and financial advisors.”
Geraty earned his Master of Business Administration from University of Missouri and a BA from Webster University in St. Louis. He holds FINRA Licenses series 7,24, 63 and 65.
About David A. Noyes
David A. Noyes & Company is a full-service investment firm headquartered in downtown Chicago with branches throughout the Midwest. Founded in 1908, the firm has the unique distinction of being the oldest New York Stock Exchange Member based in Chicago, and has served the Indianapolis area for nearly 80 years. The privately held firm offers a comprehensive menu of products and services to individual and institutional clients. David A. Noyes & Company has seven offices in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. For more information on David A. Noyes & Company visit http://www.danoyes.com.