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Slide #25. AllianceBernstein L.P. — W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd.
AllianceBernstein L.P. (NYSE:AB)
W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd. (WPSL)
AllianceBernstein L.P. (AllianceBernstein) (NYSE: AB) and W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd. (W.P. Stewart) (Pink Sheets: WPSL), announced today that the two firms have entered into a definitive agreement whereby AllianceBernstein, a global investment management firm with $444 billion in assets under management, will acquire W.P. Stewart, an equity investment manager that currently manages $2 billion in U.S., Global and EAFE concentrated growth equity strategies for institutional and retail clients, primarily in the U.S. and Europe. Upon completion of the acquisition, W.P. Stewart's investment services will be added to AllianceBernstein's equity offering. W.P. Stewart's team of seasoned investment managers will remain in place and continue to manage their investment services as they do today. At the same time, they will gain access to AllianceBernstein's broad global reach and research team, and benefit from extensive access to corporate management.
AllianceBernstein Holding provides research, investment management and related services to a range of clients. Co.'s principal services include: institutional, which services institutional clients, including private and public pension plans, foundations and endowments, insurance companies, and central banks and governments; retail, which services retail clients, primarily by means of retail mutual funds; private wealth management, which services private clients, including high-net-worth individuals and families, trusts and estates, and partnerships; and Bernstein research services, which services institutional investors, such as pension fund, and hedge fund and mutual fund managers.
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Buy (3.25 out of 4)
(ranked higher than approx. 100% of all stocks covered)
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