Founded in 1996, First Tryon Securities, LLC is a market maker in corporate, agency and municipal bonds servicing both the dealer community and institutional customers. We also provide independent financial advisory services to municipal and corporate clients. We are headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina—a major U.S. financial center.
We provide markets and advisory services to dealers and institutions across the United States and internationally. The combination of secondary trading/sales and financial advisory services enables us to provide our client base with multidimensional expertise in the fixed income markets.
We are well capitalized, enabling us to meet a variety of needs, and efficiently staffed to provide the personal attention you deserve. Each customer transaction is valued regardless of size. The markets and advice we provide reflect our seasoned professionals’ comprehensive knowledge of the marketplace and our desire to earn your business.
Ms. Carpenter is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer of the firm.Read More
Mr. Pensabene is the firm's Operations Associate who's background includes 13 years working in brokerage services.Read More
Mr. Goldsmith is the First Tryon Advisors Department Head and has over 19 years of experience serving tax exempt borrowers in the Southeast region.Read More
Ms. Truchon is the Chief Compliance Officer of the firm and has served in this role since 2008.Read More
Joshua Lassiter is the Director of First Tryon's operational consulting practice where his focus is on helping clients remove barriers that are hindering organizational success. Mr. Lassiter and his team assist university leadership in aggressively pursuing their most important strategic issues.Read More