About Us

Mesirow Financial is an independent diversified financial services firm. We aim to understand, anticipate and meet our clients' financial needs with a multitude of high-quality products and services.

With headquarters in Chicago, and locations across the globe, we are made up of approximately 1,200 employees, of which 30% have ownership in the firm.

For the past seven decades our firm has remained committed to the distinguishing characteristics and core values upon which it was founded.

Our firm is well capitalized and has been consistently profitable, with capital of $324 million, revenues totaling $503 million for fiscal 2014 and $91.2 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2014, broken down as follows:

Capital $324 million, as of March 31, 2014
Revenues $503 million for fiscal 2014
Total assets under management $91.2 billion, as of December 31, 2014
  Currency Management $59.2 billion*
  Advanced Strategies $13.6 billion
  Fixed Income $4.9 billion
  Investment Advisory $4.9 billion
  Private Equity $3.6 billion
  Investment Strategies $2.5 billion
  Institutional Real Estate – Direct $1.3 billion
  Institutional Real Estate – Multi-Manager $0.3 billion
  U.S. Value Equity $0.4 billion
  Agriculture $0.0 billion

*Currency also advises internally on another $2.3 billion of client funds
Interim Management services provided by Mesirow Financial Interim Management, LLC
Consulting services provided by Mesirow Financial Consulting, LLC.
Compensation and benefit planning services provided by Mesirow Financial, Inc.