Analyst Information


William Curtiss

Sr. Research Analyst

William Curtiss

William Curtiss is a vice president and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray focusing on Southeast banks. Prior to joining Piper in 2016, he spent nearly four years as an analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey covering Midwest, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic banks. Curtiss began his career in 2007 at Sandler O'Neill + Partners with a focus on Midwest and Southeast banks. He holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration degree - both from the University of Tennessee.


Ben Gerlinger
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Financial Services:   Southeast Banks
ABCBAmeris Bancorp
BXSBancorpSouth, Inc.
FBNCFirst Bancorp NC
FHNFirst Horizon National Corporation
FSBFranklin Financial Network, Inc.
HWCHancock Whitney Corporation
HOMBHome BancShares, Inc.
ISTRInvestar Holding Corporation
PNFPPinnacle Financial Partners, Inc.
SFNCSimmons First National Corporation
SSBSouth State Corporation
SNVSynovus Financial Corp.