Equities First Holdings is a finance company that provides securities based lending services for businesses and individual investors. Equities First Holdings is now based in London, in the United Kingdom. It has multiple offices globally some of which are in the USA, China, and Australia. This company was established in 2012. As per CEO Al Christy, Jr. of the company Equities First Holdings, the company aims to provide commitment worth of US $100m for further investment towards the European Professional market. As per Al Christy, Jr., the company offers non-recourse loans with a nominal cost of funds. He states that the company can provide this type of loans due to the expertise in equities-based lending Equities First Holdings does every day.
Equities First Holdings transactions are non-recourse. This means if the is ever a situation when a transaction is conducted under conditions that are without recourse to the borrower or seller, in that case- Equities First Holdings is not personally liable to the lender or buyer for any loss. In this type of situation, the loan borrower (or receiver) will be able to retain all of the upside markets. While Equities First Holdings is still conquering the European markets, it’s parent company which is based in the USA celebrated the 15th anniversary and brag of having delivered over $1 billion to customers.