RLJ Cos. has partnered with Roth Capital Partners to launch an investment bank called RLJ Capital Markets. RLJ Cos., which is led by Black Entertainment Television founder Robert L. Johnson, owns a majority stake in RLJ Capital Markets.
RLJ Capital Markets focuses on raising equity, debt and growth capital for businesses. The firm will also take advantage of Roth’s research and trading services. RLJ Capital Markets concentrates on the business services, consumer, health care, industrials and technology sectors.