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2016 Photo Gallery Events

January

Traders On The Move - December 2015

December is usually quiet but the final month of the year saw new faces and job titles in leading U.S. financial services firms, including Nasdaq, Deutsche Bank, Aqua Securities, and other powerhouse firms. Check out Traders' On The Move gallery for the month of December 2015.

January 5, 2016

Trading Volumes for December 2015

Traders were glad to see 2015 come to an end and the trading numbers bear out their concerns. Despite some rough trading days, there were some bright spots in December 2015 and for the year overall. Traders presents a sample of the trading volume of December 2015.

January 12, 2016

More Traders On the Move - January 2015

As the New Year heats up, more Wall Street executives are changing jobs and starting with new firms. In this mid-January On the Move gallery, we showcase senior level execs and sales trader moves that might have gone unnoticed during the holiday season.

January 13, 2016

Security Traders Association Events for 2015

Traders presents a listing of the upcoming STA and financial services events for the the first half of 2016.

January 14, 2016

STAC 2016 Mid-Winter Meeting - Part 1

Brokers and traders gathered at the 90th annual Security Traders Association of Chicago Mid-Winter meeting in January of 2016.

January 20, 2016

STAC 2015 Mid-Winter Meeting - Part 2

Brokers and traders and a female cover band gathered at the 90th annual Security Traders Association of Chicago Mid-Winter meeting in January of 2016.

January 22, 2016

A Trader's Perspective at the STAC Mid Winter Conference

Traders presents candid photos from the recent Security Traders Association of Chicago's Mid Winter Meeting. See some of the shots you might have missed as the financial services community debated intelligent machines, the buyside forum, the blockchain and other topics.

January 27, 2016

February

The Panels of STAC 2016 Mid-Winter Meeting

Members of the Windy City's financial services community debated intelligent machines, the buyside forum, the blockchain and other topics. Traders brings you the pictures from the panels and breakout sessions.

February 3, 2016

Traders People Moves of January 2016

January was a busy month for people move in the Capital Markets arena. The first month of the year saw new faces and job titles in leading U.S. financial services firms, including Nasdaq, TABB Group, Macquarie Securities, FIG Partners, and other powerhouse firms. Check out Traders' On The Move gallery for the month of January 2016.

February 4, 2016

Trading Volumes of January 2016

The new year started with waves of volatility and the trading volumes of the major exchanges and marketplaces tell the tale. Traders presents the trading volume figures of January 2016.

February 5, 2016

Mid-Atlantic STA Winter Conference 2016 - Part 1

The Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association held its 81st Annual Mid-Winter Conference from February 4th through the 6th at the Four Seasons Hotel in Baltimore. Traders brings you the pictures from Charm City.

February 11, 2016

Mid-Atlantic STA Winter Conference 2016 - Part 2

The Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association held its 81st Annual Mid-Winter Conference from February 4th through the 6th at the Four Seasons Hotel in Baltimore. Traders brings you the second installment of photos from Charm City.

February 17, 2016

On The Triad Floor - Part 1

As it celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, Triad securities invited Traders to visit the agency-only prime brokerage service provider to interview the men and women who make the firm tick. It’s easy to see why once people join the old school firm that they stick around for years.

February 17, 2016

The Panels of the Mid-Atlantic STA Winter Conference 2016

Photos from the panels and breakout sessions of the Mid-Atlantic Security Traders Association Winter Conference of 2016.

February 23, 2016

Florida Security Traders Association Orlando Conference

While frigid temperatures were evident in a broad swath of the U.S., warm sun, discussions about market structure and dancing were the trades du jour at the 36th Annual Florida Security Traders Association Conference in Orlando, Florida. Traders presents some of the images of the meetings and events that took place.

February 18, 2016

The Top Stock Exchange Mergers That Transformed an Industry

As the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Boerse merger goes public, Traders looks back at the top stock exchange mergers that changed the financial world forever.

February 25, 2016

March

On The Triad Floor - Part 2

As it celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, Triad Securities invited Traders to visit the agency-only prime brokerage service provider to interview the men and women who make the firm tick. It’s easy to see why once people join the old-school firm that they stick around for years.

March 1, 2016

Traders People Moves of February 2016

February may be the shortest month but it was packed with people moves in the Capital Markets arena. The second month of the year saw new hires and promotions inside Goldman Sachs, the SEC, UBS Wealth Management and other powerhouse firms. Check out Traders' On The Move gallery for the month of February 2016.

March 2, 2016

Minnesota SDA Buyside vs. Sellside Hockey Tournament 2016 - Part 1

It was Buyside vs. Sellside at the annual Winters Minnesota Security Dealers Association Hockey Tournament.

March 8, 2016

Minnesota SDA Hockey Tournament After Party 2016

Brokers, traders and good times. Scenes from the post-game celebrations at The Bulldog Downtown.

March 10, 2016

Minnesota SDA Buyside vs. Sellside Hockey Tournament 2016 - Part 2

It was Buyside vs. Sellside at the annual Winters Minnesota Security Dealers Association Hockey Tournament.

March 16, 2016

FINRA Dark Pool Data - March 2016

A look at the top dark pools based on trading volume as of March 14, 2016. Data courtesy of FINRA.

March 17, 2016

Family Night at STA Florida 2016 Conference

It was a night of family fun at the 2016 Security Traders Association of Florida held in Orlando last month. Traders presents scenes of the Sunshine state's future traders and brokers.

March 18, 2016

STA Los Angeles 2016 - Part 1

The annual Security Traders Association of Los Angeles conference was held at the La Quinta Resort and Club in La Quinta, California on March 18 - 20.

March 22, 2016

What Is The Blockchain? Traders Explains

Wall Street continues to examine, toy with and test the newest distributed-ledger architecture, but real-world deployments are still several months – and possibly years -- away. Here's why.

March 24, 2016

STA Los Angeles 2016 - Part 2

More pictures from the annual Security Traders Association of Los Angeles conference was held at the La Quinta Resort and Club in La Quinta, California on March 18 - 20.

March 29, 2016

Traders People Moves of March 2016

As the temps warm up and the bonus checks are deposited, the spring rite of job hopping within the financial community has begun. There are a bevy of new faces and job titles inside Millennium, ICE, Chi-X and other financial powerhouses. Check out Traders' On The Move gallery for the month of March 2016.

March 31, 2016

April

Trading Volumes of March 2016

The first quarter of 2016 began with waves of volatility and the trading volumes of the major exchanges and marketplaces tell the tale. Traders presents the trading volume figures for the month of March 2016.

April 6, 2016

The Panels of STANY 2016

The 80th Annual STANY Conference featured keynote speakers and panels that discussed ETFs, market structure and an award for a regulator. Traders shares pictures from the STANY 2016 Panels.

April 8, 2016

STANY 2016 Conference and Dinner - Part 1

Traders and brokers from the financial capital of the U.S. gathered at the Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan for the 80th Annual Security Traders Association of New York Conference and Dinner.

April 11, 2016

2016 HPC for Wall Street - Cloud & Data Centers

Although cloud computing has been around for more than a decade, the US financial markets continue to debate how to implement the groundbreaking technology. Traders brings you pictures from the debates that will transform the trading floor.

April 12, 2016

STANY 2016 Conference and Dinner - Part 2

Traders and brokers from the NYC markets and beyond gathered at the Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan for the Security Traders Association of New York Conference and Dinner. Traders presents the second batch of photos from the 80th annual networking event.

April 18, 2016

STANY 2016 Conference and Dinner - Part 3

Traders and brokers from the NYC markets and beyond gathered at the Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan for the Security Traders Association of New York Conference and Dinner. Traders presents the third batch of photos from the 80th annual networking event.

April 25, 2016

Scenes From the Nasdaq IPO of SecureWorks

On April 22, 2016, internet security provider SecureWorks began trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the ticker symbol SCWX. Traders takes you behind the scenes of their very first trade - and the first tech IPO of a very challenging 2016.

April 25, 2016

STA Women In Finance Clothing Drive 2016 - Part 1

STA Affiliates throughout the United States and Canada collected nearly new or gently used women's professional clothing and accessories. Traders presents the first in a series of pictures to the New York STA event and from other regional STA chapters.

April 29, 2016

May

The Team That Makes a Nasdaq IPO Happen

It takes a lot of work to launch on IPO on the Nasdaq marketplace. Traders interviewed the men and women who make an initial public offering happen in a market rife with volatility.

May 5, 2016

On The Move - April 2016

It was a surprise exit at buyside dark pool operator IEX, while a top name moves to KCG from Goldman Sachs and BNY Mellon gets a new COO. Traders presents the latest people moves for the month of April 2016.

May 3, 2016

Women In Finance Clothing Drive 2016 - Part 2

STA Affiliates throughout the United States and Canada collected nearly new or gently used women's professional clothing and accessories. Traders presents the second in a series of pictures of the San Francisco and Wisconsin STA events.

May 4, 2016

STANY 2016 Conference and Dinner - Part 4

Traders and brokers from the NYC markets and beyond gathered at the Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan for the Security Traders Association of New York Conference and Dinner. Traders presents the fourth batch of photos from the 80th annual networking event.

May 10, 2016

BTIG Charity Day 2016 - Part 1

Behind-the-scenes of athletes, supermodels and A-List celebrities trading on the BTIG trading floor for the brokerage’s 14th Annual Commissions for Charity Day.

May 12, 2016

BTIG Charity Day - Part 2

Behind-the-scenes of athletes, supermodels and A-List celebrities trading on the BTIG trading floor for the brokerage’s 14th Annual Commissions for Charity Day.

May 16, 2016

NOIP 2016 Spring Conference - Part 1

Scenes from the annual National Organization of Investment Professionals Spring Conference that took place in Washington DC on April 28 - 29, 2016. Traders presents the first set of images from the get-together of investment leaders.

May 19, 2016

NOIP 2016 Spring Conference - Part 2

Scenes from the annual National Organization of Investment Professionals Spring Conference that took place in Washington DC on April 28 - 29, 2016. Traders presents the second set of images from the get-together of investment leaders.

May 23, 2016

Boston STA 2016 - Part 1

Brokers, traders and members from other financial services firm gathered at the 2016 BSTA Annual Conference that took place on May 19, 20 and 23. Traders presents pictures from the gathering at Fenway Park.

May 24, 2016

Boston STA - Part 2

Brokers, traders and members from other financial services firm gathered at the 2016 Boston Security Traders Association Conference that took place on May 19, 20 and 23. Traders presents the second set of pictures from the gathering at Fenway Park.

May 31, 2016

June

BTIG Charity Day - Part 3

Behind-the-scenes of athletes, supermodels and A-List celebrities trading on the BTIG trading floor for the brokerage’s 14th Annual Commissions for Charity Day. Traders presents the third set of images from the charitable event.

June 2, 2016

NOIP 2016 Spring Conference - Part 3

Scenes from the annual National Organization of Investment Professionals Spring Conference that took place in Washington DC on April 28 - 29, 2016. Traders presents the third set of images from the get-together of investment leaders.

June 8, 2016

Boston STA - Part 3

Brokers, traders and members from other financial services firm gathered at the 2016 BSTA Annual Conference that took place on May 19, 20 and 23. Traders presents pictures from the gathering at Fenway Park.

June 22, 2016

On The Moves - May 2016 Part 1

There were new faces inside the offices and on the floor at KCG, IEX and Loop Capital. Other powerhouse investment firms also saw a bevy of new hires and promotions as the temperatures warmed up. Traders presents the latest people moves for the month of May 2016.

June 7, 2016

Night For Life 2016 - Part 1

Traders shares pictures from the Night For Life charity event where major firms lent their support to Stop Soldier Suicide, a group dedicated to saving U.S. military lives.

June 15, 2016

Night for Life 2016 - Part 2

Traders shares pictures from the Night For Life charity event where major firms lent their support to Stop Soldier Suicide, a group dedicated to saving U.S. military lives. Traders presents the second set of images from the June 2nd event that took place aboard the USS Intrepid.

June 24, 2016

Night for Life - Part 3

Traders shares pictures from the Night For Life charity event where major firms lent their support to Stop Soldier Suicide, a group dedicated to saving U.S. military lives. Traders presents the third set of images from the June 2nd event that took place aboard the USS Intrepid.

June 30, 2016

July

Summer Trading Network 2016 - The Panel Sessions

Markets Media held its annual Summer Trading Network on July 13, at Google's NYC headquarters. The topic was Fintech: Beyond The Buzz.

July 15, 2016

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Summer 2016 - Part 1

Traders, brokers and financial services pros gathered at Brit's Pub for shade from the rain, networking and lawn bowling last week in Minneapolis. Traders presents Part One of the MSDA Summer 2015 highlights in this Traders Gallery.

July 20, 2016

Summer Trading Network 2016 - The Networking Session

Markets Media held its annual Summer Trading Network on July 13, at Google's NYC headquarters. The topic was Fintech: Beyond The Buzz. Traders brings you to the networking session after the panels.

July 26, 2016

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Summer 2016 - Part 2

Traders, brokers and financial services pros gathered at Brit's Pub for shade from the rain, networking and lawn bowling last week in Minneapolis. Traders presents Part Two of the MSDA Summer 2015 highlights in this Traders Gallery.

July 27, 2016

Minnesota Security Dealers Association Summer 2016 - Part 3

Traders, brokers and financial services pros gathered at Brit's Pub for shade from the rain, networking and lawn bowling last week in Minneapolis. Traders presents Part Three of the MSDA Summer 2015 highlights in this Traders Gallery.

July 28, 2016

August

86th Annual San Francisco STA Conference

Traders magazine is proud to present some highlights from the 86th Annual San Francisco STA Conference in Pebble Beachť. The images are from the Friday night reception at the Beach Club on Friday, June 10, 2016.

August 11, 2016

BSTA - A Night at Fenway Park

In this Traders Magazine gallery, check out some more images from the recent 2016 BSTA Annual Conference that took place on May 19, 20 and 23 at the legendary Fenway Park.

August 23, 2016

October

Wall Street Rides FAR for Autism Science Foundation

Hundreds from the Wall Street communities gathered in Saxon Woods Park in White Plains on Saturday, October 8 for Wall Street Rides FAR (For Autism Research). The bicycling event was held in support of innovative, life-changing research funded by the Autism Science Foundation. Cyclists set off on the 62-mile, 30-mile, 20-mile, and 4-mile bike routes in the Lower Hudson Valley.The event raised over a quarter of a million dollars which was donated directly to the cutting-edge, science-based research that is funded by the Autism Science Foundation.

Photo Credit: Alan Barnett


October 14, 2016

STAC Fund Texas Hold ’Em Poker Tournament

On Thursday, October 13th, STAC held its annual Texas Hold’Em Tournament. This events draws 200+ poker players competing for prizes and bragging rights. This year’s event took place at Gibson and Hugo’s Frog Bar and featured other gaming activities for non-poker players. Proceeds go to the STAC Fund – the group’s scholarship fund.

October 18, 2016

STAC Hockey Tournament Scores for Scholarships

Traders gathered at the third annual STAC Hockey Tournament to raise money for college scholarships. This year's 2 teams were sponsored by Thomson Reuters and Bank of America Merrill Lynch- skating and checking for fun.

October 14, 2016

23rd Annual Canadian Security Traders Conference

Traders Magazine presents a gallery of images from the recent 23rd Annual Canadian Security Traders Conference held at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler August 18 through the 21st.

October 14, 2016

23rd Annual Canada STA White Party

Attendees at the 23rd annual Canada STA conference not only spent time at the meetings and fireside chats but also enjoyed a night of networking and revelry at the "Whiteout” soiree featuring sexy cocktails, sumptuous food at the Rooftop Woodlands Terrace, while enjoying spectacular mountains views

October 15, 2016

STAC Fund Texas Hold ’Em Poker Tournament - Part 2

More photos from last STAC's recent annual Texas Hold’Em Tournament. This events draws 200+ poker players competing for prizes and bragging rights. This year’s event took place at Gibson and Hugo’s Frog Bar and featured other gaming activities for non-poker players. Proceeds go to the STAC Fund – the group’s scholarship fund.

October 17, 2016

Georgia STA Golf Outing

The Georgia Securities Association, an affiliate of the STA, held our 41st Annual Fall Outing on October 6th and 7th. There was a solid turnout of approximately 150 attendees from over 70 firms in attendance in spite of a few last minute cancellations due to travel concerns related to Hurricane Matthew. The Thursday night event started with a happy hour at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead, which led into the presentations portion of the event.

October 25, 2016

Bloomberg Tradebook Global Charity Day 2016

This year fifth annual Charity Day, which raised money by having celebrities act as sales traders saw the firm hit 50 percent of its goal by 11am. In the last four years this event has raised nearly $4 million in trading commissions in support of charitable causes. Jon Bon Jovi, Victor Cruz, Renee Goldsberry, Padma Lakshmi and Boomer Esiason were among the celebrities that partnered with Bloomberg Tradebook in New York. Photos by Lori Hoffman of Bloomberg.

October 31, 2016

November

Baruch College Presents Financial Markets Conference: “Liquidity: How to Find It. Regulate It. Get It.”

The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College hosted its annual Financial Markets Conference on Tuesday, November 1. The topic, “Liquidity: How to Find It. Regulate it. Get it,” focused on new approaches for creating liquidity featuring four industry panels and keynote speakers from the Federation of European Securities Exchanges and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

November 4, 2016

BSTA Gather to Celebrate the Harvest

The Boston Security Traders Association gathered on Thursday, Nov 3, to celebrate the harvest season and begin its holiday philanthropy push. The affiliate organization is hosted its Harvest Party at Society on High for a fun filled networking event featuring cocktails and appetizers to celebrate the start of the holiday season.

November 17, 2016

Bloomberg Tradebook Charity Day - the Candids

This year's fifth annual Charity Day, which raised money by having celebrities act as sales traders saw the firm hit 50 percent of its goal by 11am, also saw some interesting candid images. Check out the costumes, Bloomberg employees and celebrities in this au natural gallery.

November 17, 2016

Traders Magazine Holds Inaugural Equity Market Structure Town Hall Forum

Traders Magazine held its inaugural Equities Market Structure Town Hall Forum event on Tuesday, November 15 in New York City. The forum was a unique, content- driven event featuring a single keynote speaker followed by several roundtables. Each roundtable was its own ‘conference within a conference’, populated by senior traders, exchange and technology executives there to debate the most pressing issues in the institutional equity markets. Here are some of the images from the event.

November 22, 2016

Traders Magazine Reboot Party

On Tuesday, November 15th, Traders Magazine held its inaugural Equity Market Structure Town Hall Forum and Reboot Party, celebrating the new direction for the brand and its new editor, John D'Antona Jr. Over 160 people registered for the party to help celebrate and network with contemporaries. Enjoy these photos from the party.

November 17, 2016

December

Markets Media Women in Finance Awards Luncheon - Part 1

The second annual Markets Choice Awards: Women in Finance luncheon took place on Tuesday, November 15. Held at Tao Downtown in Manhattan's trendy Meatpacking District, the event convened more than 250 market professionals from institutional investment firms, hedge funds, trading desks at the biggest global banks, exchanges, and technology providers. The awards methodology was as follows: Markets Media’s editorial team identified the best candidates via interviews with the senior market participants who are their colleagues, customers and competitors, as well as online submissions from Markets Media's subscriber base. From there, consultations with our WIF Advisory Board winnowed the field to the most deserving recipients, and final internal deliberations -- often not easy -- hammered out the winners. Congratulations to the winners!

December 2, 2016

Markets Media Women in Finance Awards Luncheon - Part 2

The second annual Markets Choice Awards: Women in Finance luncheon took place on Tuesday, November 15. Held at Tao Downtown in Manhattan's trendy Meatpacking District, the event convened more than 250 market professionals from institutional investment firms, hedge funds, trading desks at the biggest global banks, exchanges, and technology providers. The awards methodology was as follows: Markets Media’s editorial team identified the best candidates via interviews with the senior market participants who are their colleagues, customers and competitors, as well as online submissions from Markets Media's subscriber base. From there, consultations with our WIF Advisory Board winnowed the field to the most deserving recipients, and final internal deliberations -- often not easy -- hammered out the winners. Congratulations to the winners!

December 2, 2016

2016 STANY International Reception and Holiday Party

The Security Traders Association of NY held its annual International Reception and Holiday Party on November 17th at the Bryant Park Grille. The event featured a panel session discussing international issues - as well as the ongoing US Tick pilot program and inter-listed markets issues. A holiday toy drive- Toys for Tots - was part of the festivities by the US Marine Corps.

December 5, 2016

BSTA and Drexel Hamilton Join Forces to Serve Veterans and the NECHV

No man gets left behind – and no man goes hungry either.Service-Disabled Veteran Owned broker dealer Drexel Hamilton joined with the Boston Security Traders Association to help the nation’s veterans by hosting and serving a meal at the New England Center and Home for Veterans.

December 12, 2016