Luke Hodges joins the senior European leadership team at BTIG after 17 years with investment bank Goldman Sachs.
Samantha Huggins will join BTIG as managing director after more than 20 years’ experience with Citi and Merrill Lynch.
Free trading initiative from BTIG is aimed at charitable, state and union pension funds, as well as medical and educational endowments and emergency services benefit programs.
Drew Doscher has worked in distressed debt trading for three decades in senior roles at BTIG, Jefferies, Barclays and UBS.
BTIG launched its London-based fixed income credit division earlier this year as it expands services across Europe.
BTIG has made several new hires from Jefferies, Societe Generale and Blantyre Capital to bolster the fixed income credit team in Europe.
Joe Passaro has spent that past 12 years with Deutsche Bank in various equity capital markets roles.
Nigel Fenn joins BTIG focusing on block trading across various markets after more than a decade with UBS in a similar role.
BTIG chooses Tony Nilsson, a senior equity sales trader in London, to lead the new business and office in Stockholm Sweden.
Bobby Croswell, managing director of outsourced trading at BITG, has joined Cowen in the same role to build out the business globally.