Helping Institutions Strengthen 
Financial Performance

For over three decades, our balance sheet-focused approach has helped institutional clients make informed decisions about their businesses. Our commitment to that approach has helped us earn the respect of institutions nationwide that rely on the quality and integrity of our services.


Fixed Income Investing – As a broker-dealer, First Empire Securities offers a complete range of fixed income securities and value-added services that include access to financial strategists, traders and advanced analytics.

Loan Participations/Sales – Through its national network, LPC Services connects buyers and sellers of loans in the auto, residential, commercial, member business and credit card sectors. 

Asset Liability Management  Balance Sheet Management Services has one of the most comprehensive ALM models in the industry. Competitively priced, it includes premium reports, such as a core deposit study and a liquidity analysis.

Regulatory Support  Staffed with former examiners, Balance Sheet Management Services provides policy development services, examination support and board assistance. 

First Empire Holding Corp. and its subsidiaries are wholly-owned subsidiaries of Stifel Financial Corporation.

First Empire is the brand name encompassing the affiliated entities of First Empire Securities, LPC Services, Balance Sheet Management Services, First Empire CD Management and First Empire Asset Management. First Empire Securities is a member of FINRA/SIPC. The other affiliated companies are not members of FINRA or SIPC. The content of this website is not, and should not be construed as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any security or securities. Affiliated companies may receive compensation of fees from clients and, as a result, the affiliated companies may have conflicted interests, loyalties, and responsibilities.

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