NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BTIG announced today that it has added Keryn Limmer, a Managing Director, to its Outsource Trading division in New York. Ms. Limmer joins the unit from the firm’s Institutional Equities team, where she held a senior sales trading role for more than 15 years.
“We are excited to welcome Keryn to the BTIG Outsource Trading team at this critical period in our business development efforts worldwide,” commented Chris Casanovas, Managing Director and Head of BTIG Outsource Trading. “As a proven firm leader with extensive sales and trading expertise, Keryn is an important strategic and tactical addition to our team. She has deep and established relationships across the industry and continues to build a compelling case about the value we add for clients. We believe that Keryn will help strengthen our coverage and increase our reach across existing Outsource Trading clients and new fund launches in the pipeline.”
At BTIG, Ms. Limmer has held several sales and trading roles over the years, supporting the needs of the firm’s hedge fund and mutual fund clients. Prior to BTIG, she spent nearly eight years at The Galleon Group, where she traded for the main technology fund and a separate TMT portfolio. Ms. Limmer began her career at Morgan Stanley within the private client arm of the syndicate desk. She earned her degree in finance from SUNY Albany.
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 business 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.