TRADING UP: BTIG Snags JPM’s Popham for Cash Equities
Agency broker BTIG landed Corey Popham as a new Managing Director and Head of U.S. Cash Equities. In this new role, Popham will be tasked with developing, marketing and advancing BTIG’s U.S. Cash Equities solutions. He will work closely with the capital markets, research, and sales and trading divisions to generate new business and expand the delivery of products and services to existing clients. Popham has nearly 20 years of industry experience. Prior to BTIG, he spent more than a decade at JP Morgan, most recently as Managing Director and Head of High-Touch Trading for the Americas within their Global Equities division. Previously, Mr. Popham was a Director within the Equity Trading Group at Credit Suisse, where he began his career as an Analyst in 1999. Based in New York, he will report to Richard J. Blank, Jr., Managing Director and Head of Global Equities, at BTIG.
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