Shauna Norris

Sarasota’s Global Financial Private Capital to Ring NYSE’s Opening Bell on August 27

Global Financial Private Capital ("Global Financial") – a Sarasota-based, independently owned, SEC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) managing over $5.3 billion in assets – is proud to announce its invitation to ring the opening bell for the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, August 27, 2015. This is the second year in a row that Global Financial has received this prestigious honor.

Representing the company, Michael J. Dixon, CEO, Geoffrey A. Frazier, President, Global Financial will be joined by key staff members and 15 of the firm’s top advisors. "We are deeply honored that the New York Stock Exchange has invited Global Financial and its affiliates to ring The Opening Bell at such an exciting time for our company,” said Michael J. Dixon. “By reaching this milestone, we have taken another important step forward on behalf of our employees, investors and advisors throughout the United States.”

Born in Sarasota, Global Financial started with a single desk in 1994 and has progressively grown to consist of 115 employees in 2015, and plans to further expand its staff – all based in its Sarasota headquarters. The company was recognized as the 46th largest RIA in the United States by REP magazine, and was named one of the eight fastest-growing RIA in the country in 2012, and a Forbes Top 50 Wealth Manager in 2013 and 2014. In addition to its industry accolades, Global Financial has been featured widely in national television appearances on Fox Business, Nightly Business Report, CNBC and Bloomberg; over 50 Thought Leadership articles and quotes; and multiple feature op-ed stories with the Wall Street Journal.

The Opening Bell will ring at 9:30 a.m. EST and can be viewed live on the NYSE’s website at Photos and video of the NYSE Bell Ringing Ceremony will be available, courtesy of the NYSE, on Facebook at and on Twitter at

About Global Financial Private Capital, LLC
Global Financial Private Capital, LLC is an independently owned, SEC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) whose goal is to restore investor trust and confidence in the financial system through the creation of client relationships based on full fiduciary disclosure and transparency of action. As an independent organization, it has the freedom to offer unbiased advice without the potential for conflicts of interest often present within larger broker dealers. Global Financial comprises a number of special areas of expertise, all of which work together to provide comprehensive wealth management solutions. Visit for more information. 

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