MiFID II - CSAs, RPAs and Specialization

Those who have been in the financial services industry since a time before acronyms like MiFID were in vogue likely recall a time when building a ‘financial supermarket’ was the new strategic plan. In the 1990s, combining brokerage, banking and insurance companies under a single umbrella to provide one-stop shopping for all things financial was heralded as the future of our business. Introduce a repeal of Glass-Steagall and it was off to the races.

Tourmaline Partners, LLC Announces Key Hires, Tim O'Halloran and Sean Riley

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 18, 2016 -- Tourmaline Partners, LLC, a global institutional equity and derivatives trading firm, is pleased to announce a significant senior-level management expansion to address a growing demand for its outsourced trading services.   Tourmaline has hired two senior industry executives, Tim O'Halloran and Sean Riley, to join their team in their Stamford, CT headquarters.