Smith Barney’s Equity Fund Division raised private equity capital for investment firms focused on buyouts, venture capital, real estate and other alternative assets. Originally incorporated in Maryland in 1968, the group still exists today, albeit under the Citigroup umbrella.
The certificate’s wonderful vignette depicts the stately doors to the Smith Barney offices.
Capital Stock, issued in the 1970’s
Printed by the American Bank Note Company
8” (h) x 12” (w)
This certificate has vertical fold lines, punch hole cancels in the signature areas and body, and some toning and edge faults from age.