PARIS, November 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. and Europe alliance- JMP Securities and Bryan, Garnier & Co sign agreement to form JMP Bryan Garnier Bryan, Garnier & Co, a leading European full-service investment bank, announced today that they have entered into an agreement with JMP Securities, a division of U.S. investment banking and alternative asset management firm JMP Group LLC (NYSE: JMP), to partner on the origination and execution of cross-border mergers and acquisitions, strategic advisory mandates and public and private capital-raising transactions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161107/436800LOGO ) The alliance will operate under the common brand of JMP Bryan Garnier. At the same time, JMP Securities and Bryan, Garnier & Co will also continue to operate separately, providing services to clients as standalone firms. Both firms are well recognized for their expertise in the technology and healthcare sectors, and the alliance will capitalize on a long-term trend towards increased integration of the European and U.S. technology and healthcare markets. JMP Bryan Garnier is led by a combination of senior executives from JMP Securities and Bryan, Garnier & Co, including Carter Mack, co-founder and president of JMP Group; Thomas Kilian, chief operating officer of investment banking at JMP Securities; and Olivier Garnier de Falletans and Greg Revenu, both co-founders and managing partners of Bryan, Garnier & Co. The alliance benefits from a strong presence in both Europe and the U.S. and, with primary offices located in Paris, London, Munich, Geneva, San Francisco, New York, Boston and Chicago.