M.S. Howells & Co. Announces Hiring of Christine Hersey, Solar Sector Specialist

M.S. Howells & Co.

Scottsdale, Arizona, Sept. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- M.S. Howells & Co. (MSH) - an institutional broker-dealer firm based in Scottsdale, Arizona announces the hiring of Christine Hersey, Solar Sector Specialist. As a sector specialist, Ms. Hersey will provide M.S. Howells' clients with industry insights designed to enhance their investment making decisions. Mark Howells CEO of MSH stated "We are extremely pleased to have Christine back in the M.S. Howells family. Her work ethic is second to none and she is very well versed in her area of expertise. The combination of these two qualities provides our clients with an excellent resource to leverage their performance."

Prior to rejoining M.S. Howells, Ms. Hersey worked as an equity analyst covering global cleantech companies at Savitr Capital and Wedbush Securities. She was ranked #3 in the 2010 Wall Street Journal Best on the Street Survey in Alternative Energy. Ms. Hersey has over 5 years of experience covering the solar industry and 10 years of experience as an equity analyst, having previously covered biotechnology and microcap stocks at Efficacy Capital and M.S. Howells & Co. Prior to her first role at M. S. Howells in 2003, Ms. Hersey worked as an environmental engineer and project manager for 5 years. Ms. Hersey earned a B. S. in Civil Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, M.S. in Civil Engineering from Northeastern University, and an MBA and M.S. in Finance from Boston College.

About: M.S. Howells & Co.

M.S. Howells & Co. (MSH) is an institutional broker dealer that provides clients with high quality prime brokerage services. The company maintains a focus on individual attention and a commitment to its clients by offering a comprehensive package of services. These services include portfolio reporting, direct access trading, trade desk access, administrative support and capital formation through its 4Peaks Capital division. MSH also provides proprietary macro investment strategy along with a focused specialist within the Solar Sector. The firm maintains fully disclosed clearing relationships with Pershing, LLC and International Commerce Bank of China (ICBC) In addition MSH maintains a clearing relationship with KCG Futures | A Division of Knight Capital Americas LLC for futures trading. Through these relationships, M.S. Howells & Co. offers its clients the benefit of major institutional clearing relationships with a very high level of customer service and market insights.

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