INVESTOR ALERT Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation of SWS Group, Inc. and Its Board of Directors In Connection With the Proposed Sale of the Company to Hilltop Holdings Inc. -- SWS

Jan 14, 2014, 19:55 ET from Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of SWS Group, Inc. ("SWS Group" or "the Company") (NYSE: SWS) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the receipt of a going private proposal from Hilltop Holdings Inc. Hilltop Holdings Inc. has an approximate 24% stake in the Company.

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Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Hilltop Holdings Inc. would pay $7 for each share of SWS Group it does not currently own. The investigation concerns whether SWS Group is engaging and in a fair and adequate process sales process, and whether Hilltop Holdings Inc. is taking advantage of its position as a large-stake shareholder to purchase SWS Group at an unfair price. In particular, SWS Group has a reported book value of $9.64 per share, for the most recent quarter.

If you own SWS common stock and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit

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Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Joseph Levi, Esq. Eduard Korsinsky, Esq. 30 Broad Street - 24th Floor New York, NY 10004 Tel: (212) 363-7500 Toll Free: (877) 363-5972 Fax: (866) 367-6510

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