Financial Services & IT
The Merkin Group has invested in intelligent solutions – solving the problems faced by businesses and consumers through the use of technology – taking a strategic stake in financial services and IT companies.
Key investments in this area include MDS Financial Group and its subsidiaries D2MX – supplying direct to market wholesale trading and institutional dealing services, bespoke corporate advisory and capital markets solutions; Trader Dealer Online – supplying retail online execution stockbroking services; MDS News and Bourse Data, which supplies share-market analytical software and live share market data to both retail and institutional share market participants.
Over the past five years, Sean Rothsey and The Merkin Group team have led the transition of MDS Financial Group into a full service investment house. Each acquisition has added to the offering, bringing new lines of business, industry expertise and clients.
The business is now transformed. Where once it was focused on retail products, today it is firmly grounded in sophisticated services for the institutional and wholesale markets, and high-net-worth individuals. The full list of services includes:
- Corporate advisory services.
- Equity Capital Markets.
- Corporate Finance.
- Institutional Dealing.
- Wholesale Trading.
- Retail Online Execution.
- General Advisory.