Amherst Pierpont

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    Amherst Pierpont is an independent broker-dealer operating in the fixed-income capital markets. Much of the value-added service the Company provides is driven by its state-of-the-art data and analytics platform and its focus on market strategy, both of which are designed to identify relative value and quantify risk reward in the fixed income markets.

    HQNew York, NY, US
    Employee Ratings4.2

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    Employees (est.) (Apr 2018)200
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    Amherst Pierpont Office Locations

    Amherst Pierpont has offices in New York, Austin, Boston, Chicago and in 8 other locations
    New York, NY, US (HQ)
    245 Park Ave
    Austin, TX, US
    5001 Plaza on the Lake #200
    Boston, MA, US
    One Marina Park Drive Suite 1410
    Chicago, IL, US
    Citigroup Center, 500 W Madison St #3140
    Dallas, TX, US
    8117 Preston Rd #300
    Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
    200 E Broward Blvd #1260
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    Amherst Pierpont News and Updates

    Amherst Pierpont Securities Designated as a Primary Dealer by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

    NEW YORK, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Amherst Pierpont Securities LLC ("Amherst Pierpont") today announced that it has been designated as a Primary Dealer by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York ("FRBNY") effective May 6, 2019. As a Primary Dealer, Amherst Pierpont will serve as a direct...

    Amherst Pierpont Blogs

    Look for banks to move from cash to securities

    The pace of bank deposit growth and bank investing has slowed steadily over the last few quarters and looks set to slow further. Federal spending, QE and growth all point in that direction. But that has not taken the pressure off banks to deliver earnings. Loan demand looks anemic, and expense reduc…

    Sell First Horizon to buy BankUnited

    Investors can find a good relative value swap in selling selected subordinated First Horizon debt to go into similar BankUnited issues. While First Horizon is a significantly larger entity, the banks are otherwise highly comparable in terms of overall credit quality. The structural difference of tra…

    Heavy demand for Ginnie Mae CMOs

    Demand for Ginnie Mae CMOs has jumped in recent months, with issuance share reaching levels last seen a few times in 2019. Chalk it up in part to a lower price spread on Ginnie Mae compared to conventional MBS, which may be making it easier to acquire collateral for these deals. A maturing market fo…

    Call risk on the rise in non-QM trusts

    The recent drop in rates has increased negative convexity in many non-QM trusts as both call and prepayment risk have gone up. Recently issued deals with higher advance rates and lower costs of funds should provide some protection since those factors raise the bar for issuers to call deals. But thos…

    A step toward tapering, but more to go

    When the Fed looked at the economy at its July meeting, it saw progress toward the threshold for tapering. That puts tapering in play at any future FOMC meeting, including the next one in September. Next stop in the Fed’s advance notice process will be Chair Powell’s Jackson Hole speech. FOMC statem…

    The real real in rates

    The US rates market continues to defy expectations at least for readers of the drumbeat of headlines about inflation. Inflation is throwing its biggest party in more than a decade, and there is a robust debate about how long it will last. It seems difficult then to understand how the 10-year note wi…
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    Amherst Pierpont Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Amherst Pierpont founded?

      Amherst Pierpont was founded in 2014.

    • How many employees does Amherst Pierpont have?

      Amherst Pierpont has 200 employees.

    • Who are Amherst Pierpont competitors?

      Competitors of Amherst Pierpont include Nest International, Kanakkupillai and Zeb.

    • Where is Amherst Pierpont headquarters?

      Amherst Pierpont headquarters is located at 245 Park Ave, New York.

    • Where are Amherst Pierpont offices?

      Amherst Pierpont has offices in New York, Austin, Boston, Chicago and in 8 other locations.

    • How many offices does Amherst Pierpont have?

      Amherst Pierpont has 12 offices.