BTIG Announces Equity Trading Milestones Achieved in 2020 – Firm Recognized for Execution Quality and Record Volume
BTIG announced today that in 2020 the firm surpassed several key milestones for its U.S. Institutional Equities business. According to a leading market share survey, BTIG achieved its highest full-year U.S. high-touch equity trading market share position and ranking. The firm ranked in the top 10 by institutional commissions.
BTIG Continues Global Expansion in Asia-Pacific with New Tokyo Affiliate Location – Firm Appoints Shingo Yatsui as the Chief Executive Officer of New Entity to Build Local Team and Strengthen Investment Banking Business
BTIG announced today that it has opened an affiliate office in Tokyo, Japan. The new entity, operating as BTIG Japan KK, marks the firm’s first affiliate location in Japan, fourth in the Asia-Pacific and its 19th global location. Shingo Yatsui, Managing Director and BTIG’s Head of Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions, has been named the entity’s Chief Executive Officer, and will lead the firm’s business development efforts in the region. The firm’s Japanese headquarters will be based out of the landmark Marunouchi Building in Tokyo.
BTIG Limited Strengthens Fixed Income Credit Capabilities with Kevin Edwards, Sean O’Brien and Roxanne George
BTIG Limited announced today that Kevin Edwards, Sean O’Brien and Roxanne George have joined the firm’s Fixed Income Credit division. Mr. Edwards joins BTIG as a Managing Director, focused on European financials and investment grade credit sales, while Mr. O’Brien joins as a Director, concentrated on convertible sales trading. Ms. George joins the firm as a Vice President within Operations, where she will help lead BTIG’s European middle office loan operations. In their new roles with the firm, they will be based in BTIG’s London office.