– New platform to launch; LevelField Capital, an investment bank serving individuals and businesses –
HOUSTON, August 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — LevelField Financial (LevelField), the U.S. financial services company that seeks to unite traditional banking and digital asset products and services into one trusted platform, today announced that it has acquired Netshares Financial Services, LLC, an SEC-registered broker-dealer. dealership with crowdfunding portal capabilities, pending regulatory approval. With this acquisition, LevelField will launch LevelField Capital, a division of LevelField Financial, to meet client demands including capital raising, access to private equity, project finance and advisory services. To oversee this new division, David Leefounder and CEO of Netshares, has been appointed Managing Director of LevelField Capital, and he will work with Thomas Kane, Managing Director of LevelField and Head of Capital Markets. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The acquisition continues LevelField’s unwavering progress toward building an industry-leading financial services company. Launch in September 2022 is LevelField’s digital asset custody and trading platform, providing private client services for digital assets. LevelField is also in talks to acquire a US chartered bank and will make an announcement in due course.
“The future of banking combines the benefits of digital assets with the safety and security of the US banking system, and we want to be the financial services provider of choice for customers who interact with digital assets. We are now well positioned to be a leader in this new paradigm,” said Gene A. Grant II, CEO of LevelField. “The financial world is not meant to be a game changer, but to be interactive and scalable. People want their finances to be safe, simple and secure. Customers expect safe platforms for trading, safe custody and easy-to-use banking functions under one roof. This is our vision for LevelField and why we have identified an acquisition candidate like Netshares Financial Services to help us achieve our strategic and regulatory objectives.”
“Customers want reliable financial institutions they can trust. US investment banks, like Netshares, are well placed to ensure that they adhere to high standards of integrity and security. Building LevelField Capital will be a significant differentiator,” Mr. Lee said. “By agreeing to further develop our operations under the LevelField brand, we can maintain our philosophy of providing the highest quality capital markets services to private and corporate clients.”
LevelField’s vision is to set the standard for a well-run, well-regulated financial services firm that supports clients who want to transact in the digital asset class. The core of LevelField’s offering will revolve around best-in-class customer experience for payments and funding.
To learn more about LevelField, please visit www.levelfield.us/.
LevelField is focused on uniting digital assets and traditional banking services in one trusted platform. Founded by banking and financial services veterans, LevelField aims to be a well-regulated – safe, simple and secure – partner for trading, borrowing and earning using digital and traditional assets. LevelField is seeking to acquire a US chartered bank. Securities offered by Netshares Financial Services, LLC, member FINRA and SIPC. For more information, visit www.levelfield.us/.
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