Ascendiant Capital Markets, LLC is a full-service boutique investment banking firm providing corporate finance, M&A advisory, equity research, market making, and institutional sales and trading services. Ascendiant Capital Group was founded in 2001.
The principals of Ascendiant manage two in-house fund entities: Ascendiant Capital Fund, LP and Ascendiant Focus Fund, LP.
Ascendiant has led or participated in over $1 billion in financing transactions, and Ascendiant’s bankers have successfully completed over 300 M&A transactions. We focus on serving public and private growth companies, and institutional, strategic, and accredited investors.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, we have a team of 30 professionals (and growing) located in key markets throughout the United States. Our senior bankers have held executive and operational positions within public and private companies, as well as nationally prominent investment banks.
Ascendiant Capital Markets, LLC is registered as a broker-dealer with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and is a member of FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) and SIPC (Securities Investor Protection Corporation).