New York, NY October 2, 2010. Aegis Capital is pleased to announce the hiring of group of advisors who formerly worked with WestRock. The team collectively managed approximately 70Million in assets and cumulative production in excess of 1,250,000 in annualized commissions. The advisors are seasoned veterans with past experiences ranging from firms such as; Oppenheimer, Fahnestock, Josephthal and Maxim.

Aegis CEO Robert Eide Commented; “We felt the recruiting of this team was a nice compliment to our diverse advisor base.” “The group’s business mix consists of Fixed Income, Equities and Managed Accounts.”

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