Finance c Nebraska

NorthMarq Capital acquires Omaha’s Daisely Ruff

NorthMarq Capital has acquired the operations of Daisely Ruff Financial Corporation, a founding member of the Q10 network of commercial mortgage banking firms based in Omaha, Nebraska.

The acquisition makes the combined office the largest commercial mortgage banking firm in Omaha, based upon the number of producers, servicing portfolio and annual production volume.

Daisley Ruff’s co-founder Stephen Ruff will join NorthMarq as senior vice president/managing director. Bob Chalupa, a 30-year mortgage banking veteran, will join the company as senior vice president.

The 25-year old firm, founded by Ruff and E.T. “Ding” Daisley, brings 25 life company correspondents and a servicing portfolio of $660 million to NorthMarq Capital.