We are Mercantil Investment Services, Inc. a company that started operations in May 2002 and has kept growing in number of accounts, number of customers and assets under management ever since.
We are a fully owned subsidiary of Mercantil Bank, N.A. a bank with headquarters in Coral Gables, Florida and presence in South Florida, Houston and New York.
We are backed by Mercantil Servicios Financieros, a global financial services organization with almost 90 years in business and more than 20 years of experience providing investment services to individuals.
We are a member of FINRA (our main regulatory body as broker-dealer) and registered with the SEC (our main regulator as investment advisors).
We are members of SIPC, providing protection to customers in cases of broker-dealer bankruptcy.
We work with Pershing, an affiliate of The Bank of New York, for market accesses, transaction clearing and asset custody, among other services.
*Member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at www.sipc.org. Assets are not protected as result of negative performance.