With $12.7 billion in assets as of December 31, 2016, Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTH) is a Texas-based diversified financial holding company specializing in banking, mortgage origination, financial advisory and insurance through its wholly owned subsidiaries, PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending, National Lloyds Corporation, and HilltopSecurities.
Hilltop Holdings has four operating subsidiaries: PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending, HilltopSecurities, and National Lloyds Corporation.
PlainsCapital Bank pursues a community banking strategy in Lubbock, where it was established, as well as in the Rio Grande Valley. In the Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Coastal Bend, and San Antonio markets, PlainsCapital focuses on commercial and private banking. With $7.1 billion in deposits as of December 31, 2016 and 63 branches, PlainsCapital is the 6th largest Texas-based bank.
A leading national mortgage provider, PrimeLending has more than 3,000 employees and produced $13.4 billion in mortgage originations in 2015. The company focuses on purchase mortgage originations and was ranked 6th in the U.S. and 2nd in Texas for purchase units in 2015.
HilltopSecurities is the largest full-service brokerage firm headquartered in the Southwestern United States based on the number of financial advisors. The firm's areas of focus include retail brokerage services, clearing services, sales, underwriting and trading of taxable and tax-exempt securities, public finance advisory, structured finance and securities lending.
Hilltop also includes National Lloyds Corporation, a niche property and casualty underwriter providing homeowners insurance for low value dwellings. With origins dating back to 1948, National Lloyds Corporation has an established Texas presence and is based in Waco, TX.
Hilltop Holdings seeks to build a strong, diversified Texas-based financial services holding company through acquisitions and organic growth in Texas and the Southwestern U.S. The Hilltop Holdings family of companies employs approximately 5,400 people in approximately 450 locations in 43 states and the District of Columbia.
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