Oliver Hemsley founded Hemsley & Co. Securities in 1989 and merged with Raphael Zorn in the same year to form RZH Ltd. The company offered financial advice to the corporate finance sector in the London market. In addition, the company obtained listings and raised capita for various companies in the Lloyd’s of London market. The company rebranded to Numis in 2000.
Numis Corporation operates through subsidiaries specializing in corporate advisory services, research services focused on investments, and institutional stockbroking. Geographically, the market for Numis’ services is the United Kingdom, the United States, Europe, and the International sector. Particularly, the company offers financial services to corporate clients as well as private client fund management services. In addition, the company runs The Numis Smaller Companies Index. Numis is listed on the London Stock Exchange, where it trades under NUM as the ticker symbol. The company is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.