Jefferies LLC sold $5.15M worth of shares in Easterly Acquisition Corp. in June 2018

Jul 08, 2018
Insider Transactions
Background Information
Easterly Acquisition Corp. is a blank check acquisitoon company, which intends to effect a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination. It focuses on companies in the financial services industry. The company was founded on April 29, 2015 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
Founded in 1962, Jefferies LLC is a global investment bank and institutional securities firm headquartered in New York City. The firm is a subsidiary of Jefferies Group LLC (NYSE: JEF) and their ultimate parent is Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE: LUK). Jefferies provides investment banking, sales and trading, research and asset management to a variety of corporate clients, institutional investors and high net-worth individuals. The firm specializes in growing, mid-sized companies in the following sectors: (1) aerospace and defense (2) clean technology (3) energy (4) financial services (5) business services (6) gaming and leisure (7) healthcare (8) industrials (9) maritime and oil service (10) media and communications (11) retail and consumer and (12) technology. They also offer private client services, prime brokerage, securities finance, correspondent clearing and NYSE brokerage services. Jefferies' research covers U.S. and international equity, high yield, convertibles, investment grade fixed-income and post-reorganization securities, as well as special situations and quantitative research.