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FirstSouthwest, a Division of HilltopSecurities, to Attend 2016 TASA/TASB Convention

Members of FirstSouthwest (FSW), a division of HilltopSecurities, will attend the 2016 Texas Association of School Administrators/Boards (TASA/TASB) Convention on Sept. 23-25 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX..

FirstSouthwest investment bankers Joey Dierker, Erick Macha, John Martin, Jeff Robert and George Williford, as well as Director of Disclosure Tanya Calvit, will be on hand to speak with current and prospective clients about the firm’s municipal advisory, underwriting and disclosure services. They will staff the company booth in the convention’s Exhibit Hall from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23rd, and from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24th.

FSW will also host a cocktail reception on Friday, Sept. 23rd, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The reception will take place at the House of Blues’ Crossroads Restaurant, located at 1204 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77002.

The TASA/TASB Convention is the premier annual conference for school board members and administrators. The conference is designed to provide leadership teams with training that is unique to their roles in the Texas public school system. The event features relevant general and concurrent sessions, thought leader presentations and a series of 20-minute Learning Lounge sessions designed to share new concepts and best practices. FirstSouthwest, a division of HilltopSecurities, is excited for the opportunity to showcase its municipal financial services to the state’s board members, superintendents, administrators and staff.

About Hilltop Securities Inc.

Hilltop Securities Inc., a member of NYSE, FINRA and SIPC, delivers the forthright advice and tailored solutions necessary for municipal issuers, institutions, broker-dealers and individuals to thrive. The financial services firm and registered investment adviser is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices across the United States. HilltopSecurities’ Public Finance department ranked as the No. 1 financial advisor in the nation for 2015 and for the five-year period ending December 31, 2015, based on total number of issues. The firm also ranked as the No. 2 financial advisor in the nation for 2015 based on total par volume.* The firm’s other areas of focus include municipal and taxable fixed income underwriting, sales and trading; equity and portfolio trading; retail brokerage services; securities clearing; structured finance; corporate finance; and securities lending. A wholly owned subsidiary of Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTH), HilltopSecurities’ affiliates include Hilltop Securities Independent Network Inc., PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending and National Lloyds Corporation.