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 29% 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 $367 million, revenues totaling $469 million for fiscal 2015 and $92.4 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2016, broken down as follows:

Capital $367 million, as of March 31, 2015
Revenues $469 million for fiscal 2015
Total assets under management $92.4 billion, as of March 31, 2016
  Currency Management $61.9 billion*
  Advanced Strategies $11.9 billion
  Fixed Income $4.4 billion
  Investment Strategies $4.0 billion
  Wealth Advisors $3.7 billion
  Private Equity $3.7 billion**
  Institutional Real Estate – Direct $2.0 billion**
  Equity Mangement $0.2 billion
  Retirement Planning and Advisory $0.2 billion
  Agriculture $0.0 billion

*Currency also advises internally on another $1.9 billion of client funds
**Data is on a 45- to 90-day lag
Compensation and benefit planning services provided by Mesirow Financial, Inc.