Maxim Group LLC Expands Capital Markets Platform With the Addition of a Regional and Community Banking Group

NEW YORK, June 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Maxim Group LLC, a leading full-service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm announced the expansion of its Capital Markets platform through the addition of a Regional and Community Banking Group. The group will be led by Jacob Eisen who will serve as Managing Director.

Mr. Eisen will be responsible for expanding the Firm’s comprehensive suite of specialized capital markets, investment banking, and fixed income services to the Regional and Community Banking sector. “Maxim Group is committed to offering clients a full range of high quality services run by experienced professionals, which include Investment Banking, Equity Research, Equity Sales and Trading, and Balance Sheet Management. Jacob’s expertise in the U.S. Banking sector complements our strengths across other verticals,” said Christopher J. Fiore, President and Head of Capital Markets at Maxim Group.

“We are pleased to welcome Jacob to the Firm as he will assume a key leadership role in our Capital Markets Group. His extensive background within the banking sector provides a unique perspective on the issues facing these companies and adds tremendous value to our clients,” said Michael Rabinowitz, Chairman & CEO of Maxim Group.

Mr. Eisen has nearly 15 years of diversified banking and financial services experience. Most recently, he served as Head of Capital Markets for Ambassador Financial Group, a boutique investment bank serving banks & thrifts nationally. Previously, Mr. Eisen served as Managing Director of the Financial Institutions Investment Banking Practice at Headwaters MB, a middle-market investment bank, and as President of an investor relations firm he co-founded to serve the banking industry. Earlier in his career, Mr. Eisen was a partner at a financial technology company and managed much of the company’s operations and business development efforts. Mr. Eisen earned a Bachelor of Arts from DePaul University in Chicago. He is an Eagle Scout and Lifetime Member of the National Eagle Scout Association.

About Maxim Group LLC

Maxim Group LLC is a leading full-service investment banking, securities and wealth management firm headquartered in New York. The Firm provides a full array of financial services including investment banking; private wealth management; and global institutional equity, fixed income and derivative sales & trading, equity research and prime brokerage services to a diverse range of corporate clients, institutional investors and high net worth individuals. Maxim Group is a registered broker-dealer with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB), and is a member of the following: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Securities Insurance Protection Corporation (SIPC), NASDAQ Stock Market and NYSE Arca, Inc. To learn more about Maxim Group, visit

For further information please contact: John J. Garrity Chief Marketing Officer 212.895.3624 Jacob Eisen Head of Regional & Community Banking Group 212.895.3639

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