People On The Move
Traders Magazine, July 2008
* Thomas Weisel Partners Group hired two traders. Jon Fredericks joined as a managing director on the Canadian trading desk, based in Toronto. Chris Richards joined as a managing director on the New York trading desk. Fredericks has over nine years of experience in the securities industry. He most recently worked at Merrill Lynch trading Canadian energy stocks. Fredericks will be responsible for building out Weisel's trading franchise in the energy sector. Richards has more than 10 years of experience as a senior block trader. He was formerly with Banc of America Securities. At Weisel, he will trade U.S. financial and industrial stocks.
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