Rice Financial adds value by focusing our expertise in very specific areas of finance, providing clients specialized in‐depth proficiency. And our roots as a derivative firm mean our clients receive world‐class quantitative analysis and electronic execution on the most advanced technological platforms.
Rice truly is different. Just ask the financial institutions, federal and local government clients, institutional investors and universities that return to us time and again for innovative solutions and exceptional performance. They know that we are
Rice Execution Services provides electronic and high‐touch execution in global equities and U.S. options on an anonymous, agency‐only basis. The Rice smart router is entirely front‐end agnostic. As an independent firm without competing interests, we provide our customers one of Wall Street’s most flexible and economically efficient trading solutions.
Rice Financial is an underwriter in more than 10% of all primary market municipal bond financings completed in the U.S. each year. On the investment side, our Institutional Fixed Income Desk sells more than $20 billion annually in fixed income, short duration securities to state and local governments.
Rice Financial has underwritten nearly $80 billion in taxable bonds, providing corporations the investment banking expertise they need to successfully access the bond markets. We are also an active underwriter of IPOs, having participated in more than $50 billion of IPOs since 2021.
Through our partnership with the U.S. Department of Education, Rice Financial is a direct lender to colleges and universities across the U.S. We have executed more than $2.9 billion in loans.