October 8, 2013

John O’Donoghue Joins OTR Global as Director of Equities

OTR Global (OTR®) is pleased to announce thatJohn O’Donoghue has joined OTR as Director of Equities. John will lead the firm’s institutional sales representatives and sales traders located in New York, Westchester, San Francisco and Boston.

“The differentiated and unique aspects of the OTR Global product are already highly regarded by many clients on the Street,” said O’Donoghue. “There is a tremendous upside opportunity for this organization to continue to add to the product, gain a much wider audience and to leverage sales and trading relationships. I look forward to building upon the prior successes to enable OTR Global to become a premier partner for our clients.”

John joins OTR from Cowen and Company, where he served as head of equities for seven years. Prior to Cowen and Company, O’Donoghue was the co-head of U.S. cash trading at Credit Suisse for five years and managing director at Schroders PLC for 17 years. He has an Honors Degree in Economics from Queen’s University Belfast.

“I am very excited to have John on board,” said OTR Global's CEO and president, Stanton Green. “His experience and connections within the industry are unparalleled. He is a quality individual and very well respected within our client base. He will facilitate our efforts to improve our distribution efforts, refine our trading desk and recruit talented individuals.”

 

About OTR

OTR Global is the industry’s most respected provider of marketplace and channel intelligence to institutional investors. The firm uses its global platform, channel research and client events to find intelligent, investable insights from around the world. OTR has integrated its sales and trading services to ensure its clients receive critical information in a timely and efficient manner. OTR prides itself on its focus on ingenuity, pioneering unique services for its dedicated institutional client base for more than 18 years. 

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