Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co. and the Williams Capital Group will combine to form Siebert Williams Shank & Co. The new firm will be led by Chief Executive Suzanne Shank. Terms of the deal, described as a merger of equals, were not disclosed.
Siebert Cisneros Shank is one of the nation’s leading underwriters of municipal bonds and Williams Capital is a major dealer in corporate debt. The combined firm will have 140 employees and be headquartered in New York City and Oakland, Calif. No layoffs are expected because of the merger.