Baird is a privately held, employee-owned financial services company with $99 billion in client assets. During our 93-year history, we've built a strong platform of five complementary businesses that help diversify and balance revenue through all types of market conditions.
Approximately half of all associates own shares in the company.
*Financial results do not reflect the consolidation of certain private equity partnerships.
Baird's Private Wealth Management professionals provide comprehensive wealth management strategies and solutions for high-net-worth individuals and their families across the United States.
in client assets
Baird's Fixed Income Sales and Trading team provides investment ideas and trade execution for institutional clients in the United States. Our Public Finance professionals offer debt underwriting and advisory services to clients in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
municipal bond underwriter nationwide*
* Based on number of issues in 2012, according to Thomson Reuters
Our Institutional Equities & Research team delivers expertise in research, sales and trading to domestic and international institutions. Baird's Investment Banking group provides U.S. equity underwriting and global mergers and acquisitions advisory services to middle-market companies.
most trusted research in 2012 Greenwich survey*
*Greenwich Associates U.S. Equity Investors - Small/Mid-Cap Funds, April 2012. Surveys conducted with 94 U.S. small-cap and mid-cap fund managers. Rankings based on top 10 research firms in survey.
Baird's experienced fixed income and equity portfolio managers offer disciplined investing and outstanding service to institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals through customized portfolios and mutual funds.
in assets under management
Baird Capital operates four fund families that make venture capital, growth equity and buyout investments in lower middle-market companies in the Business Services, Healthcare and Industrial & Consumer sectors.
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