Roberts & Ryan is a FINRA registered U.S. Broker-Dealer. The firm is recognized by the state of California as a certified Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE), the state of New York as a Service Disabled Veteran Owned (SDVO) business, and in the South Central Texas region as a Disabled Individual Business Enterprise (DIBE), a Small Business Enterprise (SBE), and a Veteran Business Enterprise (VBE).
Supplier Diversity program goals and mandates may be met by utilizing the services of Roberts & Ryan. Diversity mandates and goals are met pertaining to Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Veteran, DVBE, and SDVO categories.
With the inclusion of Roberts & Ryan as part of workflow, municipal debt issuers, asset management firms, pension plan sponsors (public, corporate, and multi-employer) fulfill their supplier diversity needs.
Roberts & Ryan is majority owned by a group of veteran and disabled veterans and meets criteria necessary to hold certifications. Status requires no-less-than 51% ownership by one or more disabled veterans, and daily business operations need be managed and controlled by disabled veterans. A disabled veteran is defined by the Veterans Administration as a veteran of the U.S. military service with honorable discharge and a service-connected disability rating at 10% or more.