FBR Announces 21st Annual Investor Conference

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) (FBR), a leading investment bank serving the middle market, will host its 21st Annual Fall Investor Conference in New York at The Grand Hyatt on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Institutional investors will have one-on-one opportunities with roughly 100 companies that span the financial, insurance, real estate, and industrial sectors. In addition, there will also be two mortgage REIT panels with industry leading executives.

"For more than two decades, FBR's Fall Investor Conference has focused on financial, insurance, real estate, and industrial sectors that have long been cornerstones of FBR's business. With the support of key industry executives and buy-side partners, we are proud to have consistently delivered value and unique insights that have made this event a leading venue for intellectual capital exchanges in each of these sectors," said Richard J. Hendrix, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FBR. "This year's conference will again deliver timely, value-added corporate access and investment ideas as a powerful complement to our in-depth and thought-provoking research. Our banking and research teams have amassed an outstanding group of sector leaders and we look forward to another impactful conference."

Registration is required for attendance and is limited to FBR clients. For more information about this conference, including a list of participating companies, or to register, please visit, www.fbr.com/fall2014.

FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) provides investment banking, merger and acquisition advisory, institutional brokerage, and research services through its subsidiary FBR Capital Markets & Co. FBR focuses capital and financial expertise on the following industry sectors: consumer; diversified industrials; energy & natural resources; financial institutions; healthcare; insurance; real estate; and technology, media & telecom. FBR is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area with offices throughout the United States. For more information, please visit www.fbr.com.

CONTACT: Investors: Bradley J. Wright at 703.312.9678 or bwright@fbr.com Media: Shannon Hawkins at 703.469.1190 or shawkins@fbr.com

Source:FBR & Co.