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Mesirow expands in Asia, adds staff in UK


Mesirow Financial is opening an office in Hong Kong that will give the US-based fund of funds group a broader global development strategy. At the same time, the $14.3 billion firm has added to its global client relationship staff in the UK.

In Hong Kong, the office will be initially staffed with senior investment professionals and client relationship personnel in the fourth quarter of this year. Mesirow Financial Hong Kong Limited will be a subsidiary of Mesirow Financial Holdings Inc. Being on the ground in Hong Kong will benefit clients, said Marty Kaplan, chief executive officer for Mesirow