BTIG Grows Fixed Income Credit Unit with Gil Tollinchi
New York – April 7, 2022 – BTIG announced today that Gil Tollinchi has joined the firm’s Fixed Income Credit unit as a Managing Director. Mr. Tollinchi will expand BTIG’s leveraged loan capabilities for the firm’s corporate and institutional clients.
“We are pleased to welcome Gil to our credit team,” said Darren Haines, Co-Head of BTIG Fixed Income Credit. “His deep understanding of the market and strong client relationships among hedge funds, CLO managers and private equity firms will have a positive impact on the growth of our business.”
Mr. Tollinchi brings more than 20 years of experience to the firm. Most recently, he was a Financial Services Consultant and Investor. Previously, he was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Pretium Partners, LLC and held senior positions within credit sales and loans at Nomura Securities and Golub Capital, LLC. Prior to that, Mr.Tollinchi spent over ten years at Crescent Capital where he was the Head of Trading and Capital Markets.
“Gil is an industry professional with valuable expertise, we are confident that he will complement our existing credit business, strengthen our product offering and provide important market color to clients,” added Michael Carley, Sr., Co-Head of BTIG Fixed Income Credit.
BTIG continues to expand its credit desks in the U.S. and for its affiliate BTIG Limited in London. The firm’s global fixed income credit platform focuses on sales, trading, sourcing and strategy for a diverse range of products including bonds, leveraged loans, trade claims, reorg. equity, special situations and high-yield, distressed, convertible and private securities.
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 700 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 20 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.