KeyBanc Capital Markets
Cleveland-based KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $91 billion. Key companies provide investment management, retail and commercial banking, consumer finance, and investment banking products and services to individuals and companies throughout the United States and, for certain businesses, internationally.
KeyBanc Capital Markets provides a complete suite of corporate and investment banking services to clients. Investment banking services include mergers and acquisition advisory, equity and debt underwriting, syndicated finance products, research and trading. KeyBanc Capital Markets focuses primarily on emerging and middle-market companies in the Industrial, Consumer & Retail, Real Estate, Energy, and Healthcare sectors. Clients benefit from KeyBanc's deep expertise across its focus industries and access to partners in private equity and debt capital markets, which allows KeyBanc to deliver a full range of financing options to clients.
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Inspired by balance, Putnam has practiced an active, risk-conscious approach to pursuing client mandates since the launch of The George Putnam Balanced Fund in 1937. Today, with over 75 years of investment experience, Putnam provides investment services across 80 mutual funds and 50 institutional strategies across a range of equity, fixed income, absolute return, and alternative strategies. As of September 2013, Putnam had $141 billion in assets under management.
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