Jacob Securities Inc.

September 10, 2009 17:07 ET

Jacob Securities Appoints New Head of Sales And Trading

Firm accorded TSX Membership # 110

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 10, 2009) - Jacob Securities Inc. today announced the appointment of Brad Parkes as Head of Sales and Trading.

Mr. Parkes was previously Head of Equity Trading at CIBC World Markets, where he built and managed its market-leading income trust sales and trading team. Starting in the early nineties, Mr. Parkes progressively assumed responsibility for additional areas, culminating in his leadership of all institutional equity cash trading.

"We are pleased to have Brad join our team as we grow our distribution and trading capability," said Sasha Jacob, President and CEO. "Brad brings over 18 years of senior sales and trading expertise and is highly regarded by both fund managers and corporate issuers around the world."

Also joining Jacob Securities is Anne Brooks as an Institutional Trader. Ms. Brooks is a seasoned industry professional, bringing over 15 years of trading experience in large and small capitalization equities.

Jacob Securities is also pleased to announce its TSX Participating Organization status and trading number of 110.

About Jacob Securities Inc.

Jacob Securities Inc. is Canada's leading investment bank focused on renewable power and clean technology, in addition to covering the infrastructure and energy sectors.

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