GLOBAL CAPITAL PARTNERS INC

GLOBAL CAPITAL PARTNERS INC

Previous company name
GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKETS INC
Name change date
2/4/2000
Company Overview
The company is a US-based business that provides a wide range of investment banking and securities brokerage services through its subsidiaries. Its corporate office is located in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina.
The company owns Global Capital Securities Corporation, a full service investment banking and brokerage firm. Global Capital Securities operates 16 retail brokerage offices in 14 cities across the United States. These offices include 6 company-owned branches and 10 franchise branches employing more than 250 people, of which approximately 200 are registered representatives. It is a registered broker-dealer with the SEC and is licensed in 50 states and the District of Columbia.
The company also owns a majority interest in Sutton Online Inc., an online trading firm, and MoneyZone.com, an Internet-based business which previously was engaged in facilitating commercial loans and other corporate finance activities.
Business Summary
Global Partners Inc. operates a diversified, investment banking and securities network. The Company currently owns and/or operates Global Capital Securities Corporation, a full service investment banking and brokerage firm; a majority interest in Sutton Online Inc., an online trading firm; and a majority interest in MoneyZone.com, an Internet-based business that previously was engaged in facilitating commercial loans and other corporate finance activities.
Description and history
Global Capital Partners Inc. operates a diversified, investment banking and securities network. The Company currently owns and/or operates Global Capital Securities Corporation, a full service investment banking and brokerage firm; a majority interest in Sutton Online Inc., an online trading firm; and a majority interest in MoneyZone.com, an Internet-based business which previously was engaged in facilitating commercial loans and other corporate finance activities.

Global Capital Securities operates 16 retail brokerage offices in 14 cities across the United States. These offices include six Company-owned branches and 10 franchise branches employing over 250 people, of which approximately 200 are registered representatives. Global Capital Securities is a registered broker-dealer with the SEC and is licensed in 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Global Capital Securities operates primarily as a full-service retail brokerage firm focusing on individual investors. It also maintains and conducts corporate finance, proprietary research and trading activities. Global Capital Securities provides its brokerage clients with a broad range of traditional investment products and services. Its investment banking department’s mission is to enhance and develop the capital structures of small to middle-market emerging growth companies through private placements, bridge financing and public offerings in order to enable the firm’s corporate finance clients to capitalize on promising business opportunities, favorable market conditions and/or late stage product development. Global Capital Securities also participates in the public finance area with offerings of public and private debt securities. This activity is complemented by a bond trading department that focuses on government, municipal and corporation obligations.

Sutton Online is an online trading firm that offers trade executions, level II software and data, Internet service and training for online investors to individual investors, money managers and hedge funds. Sutton Online also provides brokerage firms the necessary tools to offer financial products via the Internet. The Company is currently in the process of disposing of a substantial portion of its interest in Sutton Online. If this transaction, along with the exchange of all of the outstanding shares of Sutton Online common stock for shares of Ikon Ventures common stock is completed, the Company will own approximately 5% of Ikon Ventures.

MoneyZone.com previously operated a Website that provided five primary services to its customers: the ability to apply for a commercial loan from a network of more than 100 lenders; the ability to list a business for sale; the ability to post an equity funding request; search capabilities for professional service providers; and a business toolkit with resources for business owners. In December 2000, MoneyZone.com announced that it terminated its operations and is currently exploring strategic alternatives for its business, including a sale or merger.

Business Line
Provides a wide range of investment banking and securities brokerage services through its subsidiaries
Subsidiary

Advisor
SPICER, JEFFRIES & CO.
IPO date
11/1993
US SIC Code
6799
Company Address
Suite 1410
6000, Fairview Road
City province or state postal code
28210, CHARLOTTE, NC
Phone: +1 704 643 8220
Fax: +1 704 643 8097
Country address: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
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