OUR BUSINESSES

BAIRD

Baird is a privately held, employee-owned financial services firm. Over the past 96 years, we've built a strong platform of five complementary businesses that help diversify and balance our revenues through all types of market conditions.

1Financial results do not reflect the consolidation of certain private equity partnerships.

63 percent

Nearly two-thirds of Baird associates are shareholders in the firm, with broadly distributed ownership.

PRIVATE WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Provides wealth management strategies and solutions to high-net-worth individuals and families across the United States.

$110 billion

in client assets

EQUITY CAPITAL MARKETS

INSTITUTIONAL EQUITIES & RESEARCH
GLOBAL INVESTMENT BANKING

Delivers a comprehensive platform of research, institutional sales and trading, equity underwriting, M&A and debt advisory services.

No. 1

overall "important small-/mid-cap research advisory firm"

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2Greenwich Associates U.S. Equity Investors – Small-/Mid-Cap Funds, April 2015. Survey conducted with 92 U.S. small-cap and mid-cap fund managers. Rankings for qualitative metrics are based on leading research firms in survey.

BAIRD CAPITAL

U.S. PRIVATE EQUITY
U.K. PRIVATE EQUITY
VENTURE CAPITAL
CHINA GROWTH EQUITY

Invests in smaller, high-potential companies across the Industrial Products, Technology & Services, and Healthcare sectors.

$3.1 billion

raised and managed

FIXED INCOME CAPITAL MARKETS

FIXED INCOME SALE AND TRADING
PUBLIC FINANCE

Provides investment ideas and trading to institutional clients and is a leading debt underwriter and advisor to public, private and nonprofit clients.

No. 1

municipal bond underwriter nationwide for the seventh consecutive year

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3Based on number of issues, according to Ipreo MuniAnalytics and Thomson Reuters.

ASSET MANAGEMENT

BAIRD ADVISORS
BAIRD INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

Offers disciplined investing and exceptional service to investors through customized portfolios and mutual funds.

$39 billion

in assets under management