Meredith Whitney Is Now Full Service

Early on, Meredith Whitney said she might enter the broker-dealer space, moving beyond just research and advisory.

Turns out, she’s taking a growth-by-acquisition strategy, as she’s acquired Seegal Benson Leucadia Securities, which will be renamed Meredith Whitney Securities, LLC.

This is probably a smart move — of late she’s been all over the map with her predictions and prognostications — so she won’t be able to live on that one good Citigroup (C) call forever.

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.