Piper Jaffray Enters Philanthropic Partnership With Youth, I.N.C. to Support 4th Annual Trading Day for Kids
Piper Jaffray will be sponsoring a series of events with Youth, I.N.C. leading up to Trading Day for Kids on October 21:
*Youth, I.N.C. and Piper Jaffray will be hosting the third annual State of the Market conference on Tuesday, September 29. This exclusive event will feature timely insight on investment opportunities from a panel of esteemed hedge fund industry leaders and other institutional investors. Conference panelists include: Rodgin Cohen, Sullivan & Cromwell, Bryan Marsal, Alvarez & Marsal, Michael Novogratz, Fortress Investment Group, and Bruce Richards, Marathon Asset Management. For more information, please visit the event Web site at www.stateofthemarket.org.
*On October 8, Piper Jaffray will also host a number of high-school students from Youth, I.N.C.'s partner nonprofit organization, The DOME Project, Inc., who have been selected to participate in a mentoring day program. The students, from Brandeis High School in New York City, will spend time with Piper Jaffray executives to learn about the financial services industry and the firm's day-to-day business activities. The DOME Project, Inc. assists young people who are economically, socially and academically challenged to focus on their education as a means to success.
For more information about participating in Trading Day for Kids, please visit www.youthinc-usa.org/trading_day_2009.php
About Piper Jaffray:
Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) is a leading, international middle market investment bank and institutional securities firm, serving the needs of middle market corporations, private equity groups, public entities, nonprofit clients and institutional investors. Founded in 1895, Piper Jaffray provides a comprehensive set of products and services, including equity and debt capital markets products; public finance services; mergers and acquisitions advisory services; structured products; institutional equity and fixed-income sales and trading; and equity research. Piper Jaffray headquarters are located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with offices across the U.S. and in London, Hong Kong and Shanghai. Piper Jaffray & Co. is the firm's principal operating subsidiary. (www.piperjaffray.com)