What We Do

Private Wealth Management

With global resources and an unwavering commitment to your best interests, we're focused on helping you make smart decisions in all areas of your life.

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Asset Management

With experienced teams and time-tested processes that prioritize risk management, our fixed income and equity businesses offer high-quality investment products with exemplary client service.

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Fixed Income Sales & Trading

Our fixed income sales & trading team provides research, trading and services backed by our top-ranked underwriting desk.

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Public Finance

We've helped schools, municipalities and other public organizations secure their financial futures in all kinds of markets for more than 100 years.

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Global Investment Banking

Our team emphasizes teamwork, sector expertise and client focus, creating a unique culture that sets our advisory and financing services apart.

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Institutional Equities & Research

Baird delivers world-renowned equity research, investor conferences, corporate access, and institutional sales and trading services.

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Private Equity

Baird Capital invests in compelling companies, partnering with their management teams to build world-class businesses.

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Trust Services

Let us help you create your legacy through estate planning, trust and estate settlement services and investment management – so you can transfer your wealth to the people and causes you care about most.

News & Updates

Wealth Planning Strategies

In our 2021 Wealth Planning Strategies Video, our economic analysts and financial planning specialists look at how the economic landscape might impact your finances in the coming year along with highlighting wealth planning opportunities to consider, to ensure you are on track to reach your financial goals. Contact one of our branches above to see how a Baird Advisor can help you.

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Mark Nickel Highlights Why Baird Trust Is Different

Mark Nickel, President and Chief Investment Officer, discusses how Baird Trust is dedicated to helping individuals and families, grow and transfer their wealth in a way that reflects their values.

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2023 Excellence Awards

We are proud to be a sponsor for the 2023 Excellence Awards. This award acknowledges outstanding leadership and innovative instructional strategies used by educators in Jefferson County. This is the 10th year we have been the title sponsor of this event and we congratulate the 40 educators who were recognized.

A Caring Community Partner

Baird's associates are proud to live in the Louisville area, and we're passionate about giving back to our communities.

Baird Gives Back
Baird Gives Back

At Baird, we believe giving back isn’t just right thing to do – it’s at the core of what it means to call a community home. Our firm has a long tradition of community involvement. We are proud to support our associates’ passion for service by matching individual donations, hosting workplace giving programs, backing deserving causes through Baird Foundation and supporting their individual volunteer efforts.

Many of our associates team up during Baird Gives Back Week, an associate-organized series of volunteering events in communities across the globe. Held annually since 2009, the event now unites nearly 1,800 Baird associates, relatives and friends on three continents. Baird Louisville is proud to be part of this great event.

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YMCA Black Achievers

Baird is proud to support the YMCA of Greater Louisville and its Black Achievers program. This program provides youths with leadership experience and career goal development. This past year Baird worked with the Black Achievers and SIFMA to support the Stock Market Game, an online simulation of the global capital markets that engages students in the world of economics, investing, and personal finance.

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Louisville Soccer Academy
Louisville City FC & Racing Louisville FC Youth Academy

We are very pleased to announce our relationship with the Louisville City Soccer Academy. The Louisville City FC and Racing Louisville FC academies are a new elite youth soccer program with the expectation of playing at the highest level of youth soccer in the United States. The academy provides players a positive, player-centered learning environment, giving each one the opportunity to develop his/her full potential and maximize his/her ability, helping to build a clear pathway to professional or collegiate soccer.

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Committed to our Downtown Community

Baird is proud to be part of downtown Louisville, with a history including Hilliard Lyons that runs nearly 165 years. Baird continues the tradition with its new office space on 500 West Jefferson, which will occupy the tower’s top five floors:  After the many recent challenges we have all faced, we look forward to working as one of the leading business and community leaders in this important part of our city.

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Nationally Recognized as A Great Place to Work

We are always seeking exceptional candidates to join our team. Learn more about how you can start or continue your career with Baird.


Contact Us

Downtown Louisville

500 West Jefferson Street, Suite 700, Louisville, KY 40202


Louisville - East

4803 Olympia Park Plaza, Suite 4000,Louisville, KY 40241

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