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Your mission leads our own

Your needs as an institution are substantial and specific. You have a mission that requires your full commitment, and an organization that desires stability and guidance. We understand your responsibilities as a decision-maker and are equipped with proprietary resources and tools to ensure your organization has a foundation strong enough to support its trajectory. With a legacy spanning two centuries, we are uniquely qualified to serve the needs of institutions, family offices, endowments and foundations, as well as other investment groups.

Investment opportunities

Institutional consulting services

We take a holistic approach to institutional consulting, assessing all facets of your organization’s goals, needs and financial health to develop customized, efficient strategies.
  • Corporate retirement solutions
  • Sales and trading
  • Portfolio monitoring and analysis
  • Monetization strategies
  • Spending policy review and counsel
  • Fiduciary guidance
  • Investment policy statements
  • Private Institutional Clients solutions
  • Comprehensive investment banking capabilities

Global custody and prime brokerage

A breadth of services to support your needs

  • Prime brokerage services
  • Securities processing and settlement
  • Asset safekeeping
  • Comprehensive reporting
  • Foreign exchange
  • Full tax lot recordkeeping

Capital markets services

We offer a full array of capital markets services for businesses, including IPOs and block trades, follow-on offerings, private placements/PIPES and convertible bonds, complemented by strategic advice and planning for every stage of the business life cycle. And all of that insight into the forces that drive the capital markets puts us in a unique position to help your organization maximize investment opportunities on a global scale.


Global opportunity for investors
  • Trade execution across asset classes
  • Global and proprietary research capabilities
  • Foreign exchange
  • Hedging and monetization
  • Restricted stock sales

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Alex. Brown Locations

NEWS& press releases

08/10/17 – Alex. Brown Appoints New Regional Executive for Los Angeles Office

08/02/17 – OnWallStreet: $500M team joins Alex. Brown, a Division of Raymond James

07/25/17 – Forbes: Top Millennial Advisors

05/02/17 – Business Journal: Alex. Brown Opening New Annapolis Office

04/19/17 – Barron’s: 2017 Top 100 Financial Advisors

03/30/17 – Financial Times: FT 400 Top Financial Advisors

03/06/17 – Barron’s: 2017 Top 1000 Financial Advisors

02/06/17 – On Wall Street: Raymond James next growth engine? Alex. Brown.

12/27/16 – Think Advisor: Alex. Brown is Back

09/08/16 – FA Magazine: Raymond James Completes Purchase of Deutsche Bank Private Client Unit

09/06/16 – Raymond James Financial Completes Acquisition of Deutsche Bank Wealth Management's US Private Client Services Unit, "Alex. Brown"

09/06/16 – Investment News: Raymond James gains alternative investments with Alex. Brown deal

09/06/16 – On Wall Street: Why Raymond James kept over 90% of Deutsche advisers

09/06/16 – Wealth With Acquisition Closed, Alex. Brown Turns to Recruiting

04/25/16 – Raymond James taps former Deutsche Bank Americas CEO Seth Waugh for future Alex. Brown leadership role

04/21/16 – Acquisition announcement

03/23/16 – On Wall Street: Raymond James' Alex. Brown adds retired exec, stays close to Deutsche roots

03/23/16 – Think Advisor: Raymond James CEO: Over 90% of Alex. Brown reps retained

12/03/15 – The Wall Street Journal: Raymond James to buy Deutsche Bank’s U.S. Private Client Services unit

12/03/15 – Raymond James to acquire the U.S. Private Client Services Unit of Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, to be operated under Alex. Brown brand