Sandler O’Neill & Partners is an investment bank based in the US providing a variety of services. Here is a short description of themselves as quoted from their own website:
“The Investment Banking Group provides a complete range of corporate finance and financial advisory services. We are a recognized leader in mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, as well as conversion and demutualization transactions for financial institutions of all sizes.
__ With each new client relationship, we work closely with management to understand their goals and challenges, and then craft tailored solutions to help them build long-term value.”