A publicly traded financial services firm with a small life, health and investment operation hopes to raise about $33 million by selling stock to the public.[@@]
The firm, Brooke Corp., Overland Park., Kan., has priced the main offering of 2.5 million shares at $11.50 per share.
The company also has given the underwriters of the offering a chance to buy 375,000 additional shares. Sandler O’Neill & Partners L.P., New York, is the lead underwriter for the offering.