Equities First Holdings (EFH) is a global lender and alternative investment powerhouse. EFH was founded in 2002 and specializes in giving loans to businesses and individual investors. Equities First Holdings also supplies capital against publicly traded shares globally. Equities First Holdings has its headquarters based in Indianapolis, Indiana and have a satellite office in New York City.
Being a global company, EFH owns subsidiary companies world over, the most notable of all being EFH Hong Kong Ltd, EFH London Ltd, EFH Australia Ltd, and EFH Singapore Ltd. The company is famous for offering high loan-to-value at low fixed rates to its customers. In its 15 years of existence, EFH has accumulated over $1.4 billion from their transactions.
According to Mr. Al Christy, the EFH is committed to ensuring that its clients get maximum benefits from loans with minimum risk. By June last year, EFH’s loan-to-value ratio for margin loans was between 10 percent and 50 percent with variable interest rates. The stock-based loans, on the other hand, had a loan-to-value ratio of between 50 percent and 75 percent with fixed interest rates of between 3 percent and 4 percent. Borrowing at EFL is advantageous since, after the completion of the loan, all pledged collateral is returned to the borrower.
Equities First Holdings puts a lot of emphasis on high levels of customer satisfaction. It has employed quality control professionals who work tirelessly to ensure that all clients are satisfied. It is the company’s policy that every client must be well advised to get a clear understanding of its services before engaging the company in any transaction.
EFL boasts of an incredibly talented and experienced executive team led by the Chairman and CEO Al Christy. Jeff Smith is the chief managing director while Simon Moore is the chief risk officer. The director of operations is Julie LaPoint, and Vincent DeFillipo is the chief executive of EFH Asia.