BTIG Expands Outsource Trading Team in San Francisco with Industry Veteran Vince Cutaia
New York – September 18, 2019 – BTIG announced today that industry veteran Vince Cutaia has joined the firm’s Outsource Trading unit in San Francisco as a Director. Mr. Cutaia will focus on expanding BTIG’s Outsource Trading business and strengthening its relationships with clients across the West Coast.
At BTIG, Mr. Cutaia will focus on finding execution solutions for newly-launched and more established hedge fund managers, family offices and mutual funds who see the value in outsourcing their trading function to a proven and trusted third-party provider.
“We are pleased to welcome Vince to BTIG,” commented Chris Casanovas, Managing Director and Head of BTIG Outsource Trading. “Specializing in outsource trading for the last 15 years of his 30 years in the securities industry, he understands the needs of clients who are looking for a comprehensive, global outsource trading solution. With senior roles on both the buy and sell side, he recognizes the importance of offering a seamless trading solution and differentiated market color for clients so that they can focus on raising capital and managing investments.”
Prior to BTIG, Mr. Cutaia was a Director of Outsource Trading at Conifer Securities and Cowen between 2006 and 2019. Previously, he was Head Trader at Davis Skaggs Investment Management and Weintraub Capital Management. Mr. Cutaia is also a former President of the San Francisco Security Traders Association.
BTIG is a leading provider of Outsource Trading for emerging and established managers, many of whom are some of the world’s premier asset owners. With more than 30 dedicated traders, supported by over 30 operations professionals, BTIG seamlessly executes and settles trades on behalf of clients around the globe. In addition to execution services, BTIG‘s Outsource Trading team offers access to capital introduction, prime brokerage, electronic trading, research and commission management which help clients meet their objectives.
BTIG is a global financial services firm specializing in institutional trading, investment banking, research and related brokerage services. With an extensive global footprint and more than 600 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 18 cities throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Asia and Australia. BTIG offers execution, expertise and insights for equities, equity derivatives, ETFs and fixed income, currency and commodities (futures, commodities, foreign exchange, interest rates, credit, and convertible and preferred securities). The firm’s core capabilities include global execution, portfolio, electronic and outsource trading, transition management, investment banking, prime brokerage, capital introduction, corporate access, research and strategy, commission management and more.