Mesirow Financial Named One of the Best Places to Work in Money Management

CHICAGO, IL December 14, 2015 – Mesirow Financial announced today that it has been named among the Best Places to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments, the leading source for international money management news, research and analysis. In its category of firms with more than 1,000 employees, Mesirow Financial earned top rankings from its employees for its entrepreneurial environment, accessibility of management, camaraderie and collaboration. Mesirow Financial first earned this honor in 2013.

“We are thrilled to be included on this prestigious list again,” said Richard S. Price, Chairman and CEO of Mesirow Financial. “While it sounds cliché, we strongly believe that our employees are our most important asset. It is their hard work and dedication that make Mesirow Financial such a special place. Our goal is to provide our employees with the right resources and work environment to encourage and support their talents. Our inclusion on this list reaffirms our actions.”

“Our employees make us very proud every single day, and we’re gratified that they view our firm as a great place to work, added Marty Kaplan, Head of Corporate Strategy. “Attracting talented professionals and maintaining our company culture is a high priority for us as we enter into 2016.”

Now in its fourth year, the Pension and Investments’ annual survey bases its rankings on a mix of responses to employer and employee surveys, with employee responses weighted at 60% and employer responses weighted at 40%. The employee survey includes questions related to culture, engagement, career development and compensation while the employer survey covers hiring practices, benefits and pay. The winning firms share several common, yet critical, characteristics, including: positive work environments, inclusive cultures, high levels of employee engagement and good benefits.

About Mesirow Financial

Mesirow Financial is a specialist investment, risk management and advisory firm committed to helping our global institutional clients achieve their objectives. As an independent, employee-owned firm, we have been inspired by an entrepreneurial desire to develop tailored solutions that deliver measurable results since 1937.  For more information, visit mesirowfinancial.com.

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