FBR Announces Holden Lewis Joins Equity Research Team Focused on Industrial Technology

ARLINGTON, Va., April 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) (FBR), a leading investment bank serving the middle market, announced that Holden Lewis has joined its equity research group covering industrial technology within its Diversified Industrials Group.

“Holden is a well known and highly regarded analyst in the manufacturing, distribution and industrial technology sector. His experience covering small and mid cap companies within this space, as well as his relationships with institutional investors and industry veterans will be a tremendous addition to our platform,” said FBR’s Director of Research and Senior Managing Director, David Hilal. “Diversified Industrials continue to be an important sector for our clients and one where our differentiated approach is highly valued.”

Mr. Lewis brings over twenty years of experience in equity research. He comes to FBR from Oppenheimer most recently and has been a senior analyst at BB&T, CIBC and Rauscher Pierce. He began his career at PaineWebber. Mr. Lewis holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Management from the University of Vermont.

FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) provides investment banking, merger and acquisition advisory, institutional brokerage, and research services through its subsidiaries FBR Capital Markets & Co. and MLV & Co. FBR focuses capital and financial expertise on the following industry sectors: consumer; energy & natural resources; financial institutions; healthcare; industrials; 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.

Contacts Media: Shannon Hawkins at 703.469.1190 or shawkins@fbr.com Investors: Linda E. Eddy at 703.312.9715 or leddy@fbr.com

Source:FBR & Co.