Joseph T. Morton
Mr. Morton is responsible for evaluating the financial and strategic options of financial institutions, performing financial analyses and valuations of banks and thrifts, and assessing the impact of national and regional trends on the financial services industry. He has worked with clients on both the buy-side and sell-side of mergers and acquisitions, branch and subsidiary divestitures, in addition to providing valuation and other strategic evaluations.
Prior to joining Hovde, Mr. Morton worked at Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina-based Automated Trading Desk, LLC, which is now part of Citigroup, on their Proprietary Trading Desk. While there, he was responsible for trading the Firm’s capital and executing customer order flow.
Mr. Morton earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, cum laude, from the College of Charleston. He also competed for Charleston Men’s Golf as a member of its nationally ranked Division I team.