+++ Ranked by total purchase price

Firm Deal Value No. of Deals

1 Alston & Bird $2,255,558 14

2 Arnold & Porter $1,135,052 4

3 Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs $593,727 4

4 Housley, Kantarian & Bronstein $540,727 1

- Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom $540,727 1

6 Sullivan & Cromwell $485,914 2

7 Luse Lehman Pomerenk & Schick $437,000 2

8 Friday, Eldredge & Clark $170,541 2

9 Lange, Simpson, Robinson & Somervill $165,300 3

10 Gentry, Locke, Rakes & Moore $160,400 2

Source: Sheshunoff Information Services Inc., Austin, Tx.

Top 10 Financial Advisers in Southeast Ranked by total purchase price

Firm Deal Value No.of Deals

1 Alex Brown & Sons $1,540,541 3

2 Wheat First Securities $985,000 1

3 Stifel, Nichlaus & Co. $564,527 2

4 Sandler O'Neill & Partners, L.P. $540,727 1

5 Ryan, Beck & Co. $482,000 2

6 Carson Medlin Co. $312,172 11

7 Scott & Stringfellow $311,257 8

8 Brown, Burke Capital Partners Inc. $198,430 3

9 The Robinson-Humphrey Co. $179,496 4

10 The Pilot Group $137,500 4

Source: Sheshunoff Information Services Inc., Austin, Tx.

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