April 16, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Securities, Inc., the principal broker-dealer subsidiary of SWS Group, Inc. (NYSE: SWS), announced today that P. Charles "Charlie" Eldemire has joined the firm's Private Client Group (PCG) as Regional Director for the Gulf Coast region.
"Charlie's record of achievement throughout his career in the financial services industry has distinguished him as an effective and successful leader who we are proud to welcome to our firm," said
Larry G. Tate
, Southwest Securities' Director of Retail. "As we pursue opportunities to continue expanding our retail brokerage business, we are fortunate to have Charlie on board to assist with these efforts."
The Private Client Group's Gulf Coast region includes 10 offices in
and two in
. In addition to his duties as Regional Director, Mr. Eldemire will serve as Branch Manager of the PCG's Park Cities location in
Prior to joining Southwest Securities, Mr. Eldemire served with UBS where he was Managing Director in
for 22 years. He began his career in the financial services industry with
in 1978 after earning a degree from
Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas
Southwest Securities, Inc., a member of NYSE, FINRA and SIPC, provides securities brokerage, investment banking and securities clearing services to a broad range of individual, corporate, public and industry clients. The firm is a wholly owned subsidiary of SWS Group, Inc. (NYSE: SWS), a financial services holding company whose stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol, SWS.
SOURCE Southwest Securities, Inc.