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Last €49.82 EUR
Change Today -1.23 / -2.41%
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Piper Jaffray Companies operates as an investment bank and asset management firm in the United States and Europe. The company’s Capital Markets segment offers institutional sales, trading, and research, as well as investment banking services for various equity and fixed income products. It also raises capital through equity financings; provides advisory services relating to mergers and acquisitions for corporate clients; underwrites debt issuances; and offers financial advisory and interest rate risk management services. In addition, this segment provides public finance investment banking capabilities focus on state and local governments, cultural and social service non-profit entities, and the healthcare, education, hospitality, senior living, and transportation sectors, as well as on business services, clean technology and renewables, consumer, diversified industrials and services, and technology, media, and telecommunications industries. Further, this segment offers equity and fixed income advisory and trade execution services for institutional investors, and government and non-profit entities; and is involved in trading activities for customer facilitation and strategic trading purposes, as well as has equity sales and trading relationships with institutional investors. Additionally, the Capital Markets segment engages in merchant banking activities, which comprise equity or debt investments in late stage private companies, and investments in private equity and venture capital funds, and other firm investments, as well as has alternative asset management funds, which invest in municipal securities and merchant banking. The Asset Management segment provides traditional asset management services with product offerings in equity securities and master limited partnerships to institutions and individuals through separately managed accounts and open-end and closed-end funds. Piper Jaffray Companies was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

1,026 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 1895

piper jaffray cos (PJR) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $650.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Managing Director and Global Head of Equities
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Global Co-Head of Investment Banking & Capita...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Inves...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

piper jaffray cos (PJR) Key Developments

Piper Jaffray Seeks Acquisitions

Andrew Duff, Chief Executive Officer of Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) said that Piper would consider furtehr acquisitons, specifically for firms that focus on the financial services or energy sectors.

Piper Jaffray Hires Steven Schmidt as Managing Director in its Technology, Media and Telecommunications Investment Banking Group

Piper Jaffray announced the hiring of Steven Schmidt as a managing director in its technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) investment banking group. Schmidt will be based in the firm's Minneapolis office with a focus on commerce enablement and financial technologies. Schmidt was previously with Piper Jaffray investment banking and capital markets from 1997-2008, responsible for leading origination and execution efforts in technology capital markets. He then spent four years with Digital River Inc., overseeing strategy and corporate development. Most recently, Schmidt served as a managing director and calling officer at Navidar Group LLC.

Piper Jaffray Announces Executive Appointments

Piper Jaffray announced that senior bankers Len Sheer, Amrit Agrawal and Bob Lauria joined the Piper Jaffray debt capital markets group to help lead the expansion of the firm's debt capabilities. They each bring a strong track record for providing creative and market-leading debt advisory and fundraising services to middle-market clients. Sheer will assume the role of global head of debt capital markets, joining James Chiarelli who will serve as co-head of debt capital markets. Agrawal and Lauria will fill out the senior team as head of debt private placements and principal, respectively. Sheer, Agrawal and Lauria will be based in the firm's New York office, while Chiarelli will continue to be based in the firm's Chicago office. Len Sheer brings 20 years of banking experience, having most recently served as managing director and co-head of debt capital markets at Cowen Group Inc. Amrit Agrawal joins Piper Jaffray from Cowen Group Inc. where he served as a managing director in the debt capital markets group. Bob Lauria joins Piper Jaffray from Cowen Group Inc. where he was a director in the debt capital markets group.


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