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Avian Securities Expands Research Beyond Tech to Include Aerospace & Defense
Dec 10, 2007 (08:12 AM EST)


BOSTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time since its inception in 1998, brokerage firm Avian Securities is expanding its presence beyond Technology research. Avian, a leading tech specialist, will enter into the Aerospace & Defense universe via a partnership with JSA Research, an independent research group led by veteran analyst Paul Nisbet. Avian will be the sole distributor of JSA's aerospace/defense product

"Aerospace/Defense is a great addition to our product offerings combining Avian's superior channel checking methodologies with JSA's longstanding industry knowledge and management relationships," said Avi Cohen, Managing Partner and Head of Research at Avian Securities. "Our customers have grown to rely on our value added research as an extension of their work; we are pleased to offer as high a quality Aerospace & Defense product through this new partnership with Paul."

At the helm of JSA is veteran analyst Paul Nisbet, a ten-time, All-Star Institutional Investor-ranked aerospace/defense expert as well as an All-Star Wall Street Journal winner. Paul spent the larger part of his career at Prudential Securities.

Avian Securities

Avian Securities, LLC, with offices in Boston and New York, is a technology research boutique that offers a unique perspective to technology investing as well as exceptional order handling capabilities. Over the past 10 years Avian has incorporated proprietary dynamic channel-based data points with a complete fundamental research effort to deliver a unique value added tech research product to institutional investors ranging from large mutual fund families to hedge funds and crossover funds. Our analysts track sell through, price inventory levels, hiring data and several other business indicators as the foundation for their investment thesis. Avian is in constant communication with the companies they cover, as well as their distributors, resellers, integrators and industry consultants. As a result of this well-rounded research process, their analysts have a firm understanding of the current technological trends, product compatibility issues, and deployment schedules, which allows Avian to provide their customers with intelligent investment ideas. Avian's trading desk is staffed by seasoned veterans of the trading community and understands the trading needs of our clientele. They provide all the latest trading technologies and pools of liquidity to make best execution the first priority.