MA Financial Group Limited (ASX:MAF)
MA Financial Group Limited (ASX:MAF), formerly Moelis Australia, is a financial services firm specialising in asset management, lending, corporate advisory and equities.
Established as a joint venture with NYSE-listed Moelis & Company in 2009 a leading global independent investment bank the firm has grown to become a team of 300+ across Sydney, Melbourne, London, Beijing and Shanghai.
The Asset Management division creates and manages investment opportunities for institutional, wholesale and retail investors in real estate, credit, hospitality private equity and venture capital.
Working with state and federal governments, MA Financial Group was a pioneer in the Significant Investor Visa space. Today, it is one of Australia's largest fund managers for overseas high-net-wealth investors in the program.
The Lending division funds high-quality loan portfolios and operates differentiated lending platforms.
The Group invests in loan portfolios, including providing asset-backed funding for non-bank and bank loans in Australia and the United States. Through its lending platforms, the Group provides a range of legal funding solutions including disbursement funding, refinancing of existing disbursement borrowings, settlement advance funding and family law funding.
Corporate Advisory and Equities
MA Moelis Australia is the advisory division of MA Financial Group. The Corporate Advisory and Equities teams provide strategic and financial advice for mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, debt capital markets, IPOs, real estate and restructuring and recapitalisations.
The Group is part of a global strategic network of advisory experts, working closely with the global investment bank Moelis & Company, its long-term strategic partner based in New York.
MA Financial Group's Equities team provides specialist research, and sales and trading execution services to individual and institutional clients.