The Law Offices of Vincent Wong are investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of SWS Group, Inc. (NYSE: SWS) (“SWS”) in connection with the receipt of a going private proposal from Hilltop Holdings Inc., a company holding an approximate 24% stake in SWS.

Click here to learn about the case: There is no cost or obligation to you.

Under the terms of the proposed transaction, SWS shareholders would receive $7 for each share of SWS stock they own. The investigation concerns whether SWS is engaging in a fair and adequate sales process, and whether Hilltop Holdings Inc. is taking advantage of its position to purchase SWS at an unfair price. SWS has a reported book value of $9.64 per share for the most recent quarter.

If you own common stock in SWS and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Vincent Wong, Esq. either via email, by telephone at 212.425.1140, or visit

Vincent Wong, Esq. is an experienced attorney that has represented investors in securities litigations involving financial fraud and violations of shareholder rights. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

Copyright Business Wire 2010