Mark Loft, Veteran Financial Advisor, Joins Memphis Branch

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wunderlich Securities, Inc. ("Wunderlich"), a leading full-service investment bank, announced that Mark Loft has joined the Firm's headquarters in Memphis as a Financial Advisor. For more than 27 years he has provided investment services for clients while with Dean Witter, Citigroup Global Markets/Smith Barney, and UBS. He earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Christian Brothers College in Memphis in 1981 and worked for several years as an engineer in the U.S. and Germany before joining the financial services industry. "I am thrilled to be joining a firm that operates with a vision of putting the client's interest first," said Mr. Loft.

"Mark is a true example of the type of advisor that fits in the Wunderlich culture," said James Parrish, Jr, President of Wunderlich's Private Client Group. " I am happy to have him on board." The addition of Mr. Loft comes just weeks after the opening of the Private Client Group office in Richmond, VA and the addition of new advisors in Nashville, Chicago and Little Rock.

About Wunderlich Securities

Established in 1996 in Memphis, TN, Wunderlich Securities is a full-service investment bank committed to providing a comprehensive range of professional services and products to meet the needs of corporations and institutions as well as individual investors. Wunderlich recently closed an equity investment of approximately $40 million led by Altamont Capital Partners. Wunderlich offers investment banking, financial advisory, brokerage, and equity research. The firm has over $8 billion in assets under management and operates in 30 offices across 16 states with more than 500 professionals. For more information visit

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Source:Wunderlich Securities