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WestPark Capital New Hire, Adam Lucks, Head of Fixed Income Trading

Los Angeles, California… WestPark Capital Inc., the Los Angeles-based international investment banking firm, has hired Adam M. Lucks as Head of Fixed Income Trading. Mr. Lucks is a fixed income trader with more than 12 years of experience in the retail/institutional fixed income trading arena. Specifically, Lucks will be working with major banks, regional firms, and select institutions throughout the country in various fixed income offerings.

“Mr. Lucks was brought on to substantially broaden and deepen our institutional and dealer-to-dealer capabilities in the fixed income area,” says WestPark Capital Founder Richard Rappaport. Lucks will focus on expanding his existing relationships and building out a full-fledged department and trading desk. “Additionally, and as an added benefit, our brokers and clients will have better exposure to fixed income products through Adam’s relationships,” continued Rappaport.

About WestPark Capital

In November 2010, WestPark Capital was recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the “Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies,” in Los Angeles. The company ranked 16 on the list and was only one of two financial services companies to earn a position in the highly regarded annual survey. WestPark Capital, Inc., ( specializes in taking companies public. It is a full-service national and international investment bank focused on emerging growth sectors such as healthcare, software, technology, biotechnology, financial services, manufacturing, consumer products, and media and telecom industries, among other categories. Founded in 1999 the firm and its founder, Richard Rappaport, are credited for having created the “WRASP.”

Contact: Richard Rappaport (310) 843-9300