Imperial Capital Commits to Expanding its Investment Grade Business

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Imperial Capital, LLC (“Imperial Capital”) announced today the hiring of two senior investment grade sell side professionals expanding its footprint in high grade and hybrid product expertise that has served both its US and European institutional investor base. The strategic investment grade expansion includes the hiring of Wall Street Veterans, Mary Jo Collins as Managing Director, Investment Grade Sales and Slater Carberry as Managing Director, Investment Grade Trading both in its New York Office.

“Our goal has been to expand our fixed income breadth by adding quality talent. Hiring Mary Jo and Slater solidify this goal in investment grade that matches what we have been doing in high yield and emerging markets over the past few months,” says Tim Sullivan, Imperial Capital’s Global Head of Credit.

Ms. Mary Jo Collins joins Imperial Capital as a Managing Director and Sales Professional in its High Grade/Hybrid salesforce. Prior to joining Imperial Capital, Ms. Collins spent 6 years as a Preferred Stock, Hybrid and Corporate Bonds Sales professional with RBC Capital Markets. Previously, Mary Jo was in the Credit Sales Group at Sandler O’Neill & Partners, Deutsche Bank and Spear Leeds & Kellogg. She began her career in trading Preferred Stock at Merrill Lynch. Ms. Collins earned an MA from Teachers College at Columbia University and a BS from Rutgers University.

Mr. Slater Carberry joins Imperial Capital as a Managing Director and Investment Grade Trader in its High Grade/Hybrid Sales & Trading Group. Prior to joining Imperial Capital, Mr. Carberry was the Head of US Investment Grade Trading Products at the Bank of Montreal. Previously, Slater was the Head of Short-Term Trading at Seaport Global Securities. Before joining Seaport, Mr. Carberry was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley for over 18 years. Mr. Carberry earned a BA from Hamilton College.

About Imperial Capital, LLC

Imperial Capital, LLC is a full-service investment bank offering a uniquely integrated platform of comprehensive services to institutional investors and middle market companies. We offer sophisticated sales and trading services to institutional investors and a wide range of investment banking advisory, capital markets and restructuring services to middle market corporate clients. Paired with our proprietary research and sales & trading desk analysis, we provide investment analysis across an issuer's capital structure, including bank loans, debt securities, the hybrid/bank capital marketplace (through our ELP Framework), post-reorganization equities, special situations claims and listed and unlisted equities. Our comprehensive and integrated service platform, expertise across the global capital structure, and deep industry sector knowledge enable us to provide clients with research driven ideas, superior advisory services, and trade execution. We are quick to identify opportunities under any market conditions and we have a proven track record of offering creative, proprietary solutions to our clients. Imperial Capital, LLC has three principal businesses: Investment Banking, Institutional Sales & Trading and Institutional Research. More information about Imperial Capital, LLC can be found at www.imperialcapital.com.

For more information regarding Imperial Capital, please contact:
Mark Martis
+1 310 246 3674
mmartis@imperialcapital.com

About Imperial Capital (International), LLP

Imperial Capital International, founded in 2011, is an affiliate of Imperial Capital, LLC with an office in central London. Complementing Imperial Capital’s existing corporate credit sales and trading franchise, Imperial Capital International expanded the Imperial Capital franchise into the EEA. The company focuses on the entire credit spectrum and takes a full capital structure research approach to supplement sales and trading services to its European institutional clients.

For more information regarding Imperial Capital (International), LLP, please contact:
Emma McClintock
+ 44 (0) 207 650 5429
emcclintock@imperialcapital.com