Aegis Capital Corp., based in New York, has worked with clients for more than 30 years as a boutique investment banking company, offering a range of broker-dealer and financial advisory services. In early 2016, Aegis Capital Corp. announced the addition of several new executive staff assigned to enhance its value to customers.
Jim Kaufman has joined the Aegis Capital team as a managing director responsible for institutional sales and trading. Mr. Kaufman brings to his new job a quarter-century of experience assisting institutional customers, including a variety of asset managers. Mr. Kaufman served in previous positions with Lehman Brothers and with Raymond James Financial.
Clinton Mayer is a new Aegis senior vice president serving the company’s Private Client Group, responsible for the management of well in excess of $230 million in client investments. Mr. Mayer’s previous positions include 15 years with Drexel Burnham, and he has additionally achieved recognition for his contributions to a variety of non-profit causes.
The company also recently hired Joseph Terranova as its managing director of the Melville, New York, operations dealing with sales and trading of fixed-income investments. Mr. Terranova’s track record includes service to Maxim Group as an institutional preferred trader.
Aegis Capital CEO Robert Eide led his executive team in welcoming the new professionals to his company.