Equity First Holdings and its Subsidiaries are a Different Kind of Bank
Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Equities First Holdings LLC is a niche financial services company that provides securities-based lending services for individuals as well as businesses. Loans are given by using bonds, treasuries and stocks as collateral. The collateral is evaluated according to their associated risk and performance. The company has branch offices in England, China, Hong Kong and Australia.
Equities First Holdings has a few subsidiaries, including Equities First London Limited, Equities First Holdings Australia and Equities First Holdings Asset Management Arm. Equities First Holdings Australia used to be known as Meridian Equity Partners before they were bought out by Equities First Holdings. To date, the company has done greater than 650 transactions, totaling more than $1.4 billion.