Vantage Financial Group Inc. has acquired all the stock of M&E Investment Group Inc., a private client invest management and financial consulting firm, from Huntington Bancshares Inc.
M&E, Pittsburgh, has been doing business as Barney C. Guttman & Associates Inc.
Vantage, Independence, Ohio, a full-service agency, and Huntington, Columbus, Ohio, are not disclosing the price of the deal.
Guttman now will operate in Pittsburgh as Barney C. Guttman & Associates, Inc., a Vantage Financial Group Company, Vantage says.
Vantage notes that it and Guttman use the same brokerage platform.
Vantage now has 88 employees.