Piper Jaffray Companies is an investment bank company. The Company's operates through it Capital Markets segment. The Capital Markets segment provides investment banking and institutional sales, trading and research services for various equity and fixed income products. It provides a range of products and services, including equity and debt capital markets products; public finance services; financial advisory services; equity and fixed income institutional brokerage, and equity and fixed income research. The Company serves the needs of corporations, private equity groups, public entities, non-profit entities and institutional investors in the United States and internationally.