Chestnut Securities, Inc. is a registered broker-dealer in the private placement of equity and debt securities and in certain financial advisory transactions. Through Chestnut Partners, Inc., the company also acts as a private merchant bank serving public and private corporate clients with investment banking services. The firm specializes in providing financial advice relating to start-up consulting, private debt and equity capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, initial public offering advisory services, financial consulting, and merchant banking activities. By focusing its attention on a small group of public and private clients in the healthcare and technology fields, the firm offers an exceptional level of senior involvement, speed of execution, confidentiality and respect for the importance of each assignment.