New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013
Wedbush Securities, one of the nation’s leading financial services providers, welcomes Sean Trager to its Correspondent Services Group as Vice President. With more than 15 years of experience, Mr. Trager will spearhead the firm’s prime brokerage offering and grow its valued client base. He is charged with enhancing the platform to optimize service for emerging and midsized money managers, as well as start-up hedge funds.
“From our dedicated securities lending team and robust reporting capabilities to our strong emphasis on risk management, Wedbush’s prime services capabilities are designed to streamline operations for the small and midsized money manager,” said Rich Jablonski, Senior Vice President, Wedbush Securities, Correspondent Services Group. “Sean’s deep industry knowledge and proven track record of success made him the ideal choice to lead the charge as we continue to grow our prime services business.”
Prior to joining Wedbush, Mr. Trager successfully increased prime brokerage services - both domestically and globally - at major financial firms. His new role commences effective immediately, reporting directly to Rich Jablonski.
Wedbush leverages its industry-leading execution, clearing, and custody solutions to a variety of clients including hedge funds, high net worth individuals, family offices, proprietary traders, financial advisors, 40 act funds and more. The firm’s strong financial position, custom technology solutions and operational excellence enable its clients to conduct business with confidence and ease.
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About Wedbush Securities
Founded in 1955, Wedbush Securities is a leading financial firm that provides brokerage, clearing, investment banking, equity research, public finance, fixed income sales and trading, and asset management to individual, institutional and issuing clients. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with over 100 registered offices, the firm focuses on relentless service, client financial safety, continuity, and advanced technology. Wedbush Securities is the largest subsidiary of holding company WEDBUSH, Inc., which also includes affiliated firms Wedbush Bank, Wedbush Capital Partners, Wedbush Opportunity Partners, Wedbush Asset Management and Lime Brokerage LLC. Follow us on Twitter @Wedbush.