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August 1, 2013

On the Move

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Who's moving on the Street in equities and derivatives? Traders Magazine's OTM--On the Move --brings that info right here.


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>> WallachBeth hired two senior executives, Thomas Quigley and Steve Mickle. Quigley joined as a managing director in electronic sales/trading. A 19-year veteran, he came from SunGard Brokerage, where he worked for five years. Quigley has also done stints at Edgetrade Securities and BNY Brokerage. He reports to chief executive Michael Wallach and president and chief operating officer David Beth. Mickle came onboard as a director in the firm's ETF institutional sales/trading group. A six-year pro, Mickle came from BlackRock's iShares division, where he spent the last four years. He is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst who also has worked at Barclays Global Investors and San Francisco-based Merriman Capital.


>>Rick Joyce joined Stamford, Conn.-based CRT Capital Group as a managing director on the equity sales trading desk. Joyce most recently managed U.S. equity sales trading at BMO Capital Markets. He also spent 13 years at Merrill Lynch in Chicago and New York. Joyce reports to Eric Shenker, head of equity trading at CRT.


>> Citadel has hired four new market makers on its over-the-counter trading desk and a new broker-dealer sales exec. Steve Roy joined as head trader of the domestic OTC desk. Roy, a 26-year trading veteran and market maker, now oversees the expansion the domestic OTC trading business at Citadel. He reports to Chris Amato. Joining Roy on the domestic OTC desk are market makers Andy Ehee and Billy Burke. Ehee came from Echotrade, where he spent the last two years. Both report to Roy. Market maker Dan Connolly joined as an international trader and is helping to build out the firm's global OTC trading effort. Connolly, a 12-year pro with floor trading and prop trading experience, came from Great Point Capital. He reports to Justin Prouty. Lastly, Allison Gott came on board as director of broker-dealer sales at Citadel. Gott, a seven-year veteran, came from RBS, where she spent the last six years. She reports to senior managing director Jamil Nazarali.


>> Veteran electronic trading executive Tony Huck joined Lime Brokerage in New York in a business development and sales and marketing capacity. That encompasses client services, sales, connectivity, configuration and the trading desk, according to Huck. Before joining Lime, a division of Wedbush Securities, Huck was at Citadel Securities, as a managing director and head of institutional sales. Before that, he was at RBS Securities. Huck spent 15 years at ITG, including a stint with ITG Derivatives.


>>Genemarie Eguilior joined INTL FCStone Securities' trading desk supervision team. Eguilior came from Guzman & Company, where she most recently was the chief compliance officer and also spent the last 15 years as head of domestic equity trading. She will be based out of INTL's Miami office.


>>Shauna Hewitt Lambright joined Pavilion Global Markets in Chicago as head of the Canadian broker's U.S. transition management initiative. Lambright previously held a similar position at Loop Capital Markets. In 2008, she sold her transition management firm, Lambright Financial Solutions, to Knight Capital Group.