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On The Move - May 2015

Koetzner Joins Siebert Brandford Shank



Siebert Brandford Shank & Co. has named Patricia Koetzner as a managing director and new head of equity sales and trading. Koetzner, a professional with over 22 years in the securities industry, will work out of SBS's New York City office and oversee the firm's national equity portfolio and clients. She will also be responsible for generating relationships and facilitating equity trading for the firm. Her equity trading functions include: traditional long/short sales trading coverage, implementation of algorithmic strategies, share repurchases, trading and program trading.

Most recently, she was a managing director and head of equity sales & trading at CastleOak Securities, L.P. Prior to that, she served as vice president of Barclays Capital for seven years where she covered cash accounts and repurchased shares for corporations, before becoming a member of its electronic trading group. For the first decade of her career, she was a NASDAQ market maker for firms including Neuberger Berman, LLC, Gruntal & Co. and Dominick & Dominick, Inc.


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