Dec. 13, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., a unit of Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE:OPY), is pleased to announce that
has joined the firm as Head of Investment Grade Trading. He will work out of Oppenheimer's headquarters and will report to
Robert S. Lowenthal
, Senior Managing Director – Global Head of Fixed Income.
"Stuart has spent many years trading across a broad range of sectors, both in the U.S. investment-grade and crossover markets. We look forward to the contribution he can make to our growing Fixed Income business," Mr. Lowenthal said.
Stuart comes to Oppenheimer from
, where, as a Managing Director, he served as head trader of its high-grade and crossover trading desk before the company merged with
. He held similar positions as a Managing Director at Cohen & Company, Royal Bank of
and as a Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns & Co.
"As an experienced bond trader, I have long been impressed by the strength and growth of Oppenheimer's Fixed Income business and look forward to playing a leading role in their success," said
Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (Oppenheimer), a principal subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (OPY on the New York Stock Exchange), provides a full range of wealth management, securities brokerage and investment banking services to high-net-worth individuals, families, corporate executives, local governments, businesses and institutions.
Certain statements in this release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, as discussed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
SOURCE Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.