Fifth Third Securities to Acquire M&A Firm Coker Capital

Fifth Third Securities will acquire Coker Capital Advisors, an M&A advisory services firm focused on middle-market healthcare companies.

Fifth Third Adds Three to Expand Investment Banking Team

Fifth Third Securities added Joseph Carson as a managing director in the Diversified Industrials group. It also added Michael Ho and Jim Parrino to co-head the Investment Banking group’s buy-side M&A advisory practice.

Fifth Third Expands M&A and Strategic Advisory Capabilities

Fifth Third Securities has hired Larry Williams, Bruce Woodward, Alan McClure and Bill Benston, founders of The Breckenridge Group, an Atlanta-based investment banking firm.

Fifth Third Expands Capital Markets Division

Fifth Third Bancorp announced that Fifth Third Securities agreed to employ Challenger Capital Group’s team of M&A professions, headed by Mike Burr, to its capital markets division.