Guggenheim Securities Hires Jonathan Schildkraut to Expand TMT Equity Research

NEW YORK, Nov. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Jonathan Schildkraut has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director and Senior Analyst in Equity Research. Mr. Schildkraut is joining the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) research team, specifically focusing on Communications Infrastructure and Telecom Services.

Mr. Schildkraut joins Guggenheim from Evercore ISI, where he was a Senior Managing Director. Prior to Evercore, he served as a Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Jefferies & Company. Before joining Jefferies, Mr. Schildkraut was an equity research analyst at SG Cowen Securities covering telecom and data center services. He has almost 20 years of experience covering and working in the telecommunications industry and began his career at Salomon Smith Barney. Mr. Schildkraut’s research has earned recognition by third parties such as Thomson Reuters, Forbes, and Institutional Investor magazine, where he was named a member of the “2016 All-America Research Team” in the Communications Infrastructure sector.

“Jonathan is a valuable addition to the strategic expansion of our firm’s research efforts in tech, media, and telecom,” said Jerry Donini, Co-CEO of Guggenheim Securities. “Jonathan has a strong track record of engaging with clients and providing alpha-generating insight into a dynamic industry. His research coverage will be a strong complement to our existing TMT franchise in Media & Entertainment, Cable & Satellite, Enterprise IT & Software, and eTravel & Internet.”

Mr. Schildkraut received his JD and MBA from New York University and his BA from the University of Michigan. He is based in Guggenheim’s New York office.

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