SOURCE: Divine Capital Markets LLC

January 28, 2010 17:36 ET

Divine Capital Markets LLC and Cheswold Lane Asset Management, LLC Announce International Trading Relationship

Woman-Owned Firms Working Together to Accelerate Their Global Growth Strategies

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 28, 2010) - New York based Divine Capital Markets LLC and Philadelphia based Cheswold Lane Asset Management, LLC are pleased to announce their strategic international trading relationship. Divine Capital will execute Cheswold Lane's international equity strategies on the developed European markets.

Colleen Quinn Scharpf, President of Cheswold Lane, said, "We are excited to work with Divine Capital. Cheswold Lane continuously evaluates brokerage firms with the institutional trading expertise required to execute our business in the international markets. Divine Capital's client service, global network and competitively-priced offering are key aspects of our positive evaluation of their firm. On a personal level, Danielle Hughes, Divine's Founder and CEO, and I share the same vision of the expansive growth opportunities young firms, like ours, have in the global equities markets today. "

"Cheswold Lane is an emerging firm employing an international strategy in a very exciting time. Increasingly, pensions, foundations and endowments are looking to deploy funds in the international space and we are excited to partner with Cheswold to help them meet this growing demand. I am thrilled that Colleen and her team have confidence in our platform and we are invested in their success," Danielle Hughes added.

About Divine Capital Markets

Divine Capital Markets LLC is a full service institutional brokerage firm dedicated to bringing top quality service and expertise in international and domestic equity trading, research and investment banking. We provide pathways to asset growth by partnering with our clients. We are advocates in the market through domestic and international execution, introductions and thematic research. We hold ourselves to the highest standards of ethics and transparency as we proudly service institutions, hedge funds, pension funds and accredited investors. We believe communication is tantamount to an exceptional environment for our team and our partners.

About Cheswold Lane Asset Management, LLC

Cheswold Lane Asset Management, LLC is an independent investment advisory firm, specializing in the management of international large cap value equities. The firm was founded in 2006 and is 100% owned by employees.