7. Utendahl Capital Partners L.P.

Utendahl Capital Partners was founded in 1992 by prominent businessman John Utendahl. Utendahl Capital Partners is an affiliate of the Utendahl Group–the nation’s largest minority-owned and managed investment organization.

The New York City-based firm Utendahl Capital specializes in Tier II and Tier III buy-and-hold institutional investors. Over its seventeen year history, the firm has lead managed more than $1 billion in corporate-bond transactions; co-managed transactions of more $45 billion in public corporate debt as well as $63 billion in securizations; and participated in over $11 billion in underwriting in investment grade-corporate debt as well as $20 billion in structured securizations.