Our Sales and Trading team complements our premier research brand with world class distribution capabilities, market intelligence and client partnerships. Our institutional sales force is recognized for its extraordinary depth, continuity of product knowledge and high touch client service and are well-versed in providing value-added calls to clients across the capital structure.

ADR Trading

Dedicated 24-hour technology and support to guide clients through the complexities of ADR trading. Get in touch to learn more about our capabilities. 

Algorithmic Suite

Global Data-Driven Algorithmic Strategies with a cutting-edge focus on market microstructure, portfolio execution optimization, anti-gaming, short term alpha modeling and execution optimization. Get in touch to learn more about how our uniquely nimble infrastructure allows us to quickly customize algorithmic solutions.

Alternative Strategies — Event Driven and Derivatives

Cowen’s Derivatives team partners with clients to create and implement customized trading solutions and strategies. Our experienced team provides clients with differentiated and actionable trade ideas that leverage both Cowen’s leading fundamental research and market intelligence from the trading desk. Get in touch to learn more about how research supports our Alternatives Strategies capabilities. 

Cash Sales & Trading

We are a top US broker in cash equities for institutional clients with excellence in equity research and market intelligence, as well as Sector expertise that allows us to provide ideas and solutions that help clients achieve superior returns. Get in touch to discuss your goals in more depth. 

ETF Trading

Our ETF desk provides expert guidance and execution to clients helping to reduce slippage and maximize revenue. We serve as one point of contact for all exchange traded products across cash and swaps. Cowen differentiates itself through Liquidity, Access, ETF Direct®, and most importantly building deep client relationships. Get in touch for more information about our ETF capabilities. 

Global Portfolio Trading

Execution strategies are created specifically for our client’s needs utilizing Cowen’s sophisticated, quantitative analytical tools and supported by our ability to trade in 100 global markets. Get in touch to learn more about our capabilities.

Global Trade Execution

Our dedicated trading desk is accessible and available to assist clients through electronic and high-touch services. We have global, multi-asset trading in eight countries, 35 electronic and our combination of experience, advanced technology and access to diverse sources of liquidity enables us to deliver consistent, performance-driven results in over 100 market centers worldwide. Get in touch to learn more about our capabilities. 

Special Situations

Cowen is a market leader in US SPAC execution with our Special Situations team primarily focused on delivering alpha-generating ideas such as pairs, swap and arbitrage trades, and the subsequent liquidity necessary to execute them. Get in touch to learn more about our capabilities.

Swap/Delta One

Cowen provides differentiated Delta One Portfolio and Total Return Swap Product Synthetic Financing offerings. Get in touch to learn more about our capabilities.

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