Global Outlook 2024 Report

Prime brokers

JonesTrading names COO

JonesTrading Institutional Services has named Andrew (Andy) Volz as Chief Operating Officer, to oversee the global operations of the firm, across all divisions. Volz reports to Alan Hill, JonesTrading’s CEO.Over the course of the last several years JonesTrading has expanded

Jack Seibald

Excellence is key when providing outsourced services

As more investors become comfortable outsourcing functions to third-party providers, the importance of excellence in this space is coming into sharper focus. In a part of the industry where services can risk becoming commoditised, providers are keen to demonstrate the

Triad Securities Corp adds execution algos from BestEx Research

Triad Securities, a full-service, agency-only brokerage firm, has partnered with BestEx Research Group to provide Triad’s clients with access BestEx’s newly-launched, next-generation algorithmic trading platform.Founded and led by industry veteran Hitesh Mittal, who previously served as head of AQR’s Global

Cowen to integrate prime brokerage business of Global Prime Partners

Cowen has entered into an agreement to cooperate with Global Prime Partners (GPP) to transition GPP’s International Prime Brokerage business to Cowen. Cowen and GPP will work together to implement this transition efficiently and with a commitment to best serve GPP’s

Straits Financial to provide prime-of-prime brokerage services to Spotex

Asia-Pacific region broker Straits Financial Services is now providing prime-of-prime (PoP) brokerage services to Spotex, a developer of modular, technology systems for foreign exchange brokers and institutional ECN operator.  The agreement enables clients to access institutional FX liquidity via Straits Financial

Pat Kelly, Velox Clearing

Velox Clearing launches clearing and prime brokerage services

Velox Clearing (Velox), a new technology-forward clearing firm led by a team of clearing industry veterans with nearly 170 years of collective experience, has officially launched. Velox Clearing aims to provide a robust technology solution that is complemented by best-in-class customer

Siebert Financial Corp to acquire Weeden Prime Services

Financial services provider Siebert Financial Corp is to purchase Weeden Prime Services (Weeden Prime), a prime brokerage services provider. When the deal completes, Weeden Prime will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siebert.   Founded in 2009, Weeden Prime is a

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Invast Global & oneZero Financial launch new Tokyo hub

Boutique prime broker, Invast Global, has launched a Tokyo oneZero Hub in TY3. This development follows on from the unveiling of the Invast LD4 oneZero Hub only three weeks ago. The addition of the TY3 Hub means that clients around

Andrew Richards, BCS

BCS Global Markets appoints new Prime Brokerage Sales Director

BCS Global Markets (BCS GM), has appointed Andrew Richards as Prime Services Sales Director. Based in London, Richards will be supporting the firm’s expansion by strengthening and expanding the global investor base in the US, Europe, Emerging and frontier markets

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