NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BTIG, LLC announced today that it was recognized as the Best Institutional Brokerage for Equity Research at the 2017 Technical Analyst Awards for the technical strategy research provided by Katie Stockton, CMT, BTIG Chief Technical Strategist.
The annual Technical Analyst Awards honor the best in technical analysis and trading software with participation from hundreds of banks, research houses and software companies around the world. The independent judging panel of industry experts acknowledged BTIG’s insightful technical analysis and noted, “BTIG provides thorough equity research, incorporating a number of tools and techniques, including both classic and recently developed. The in-depth analysis moves beyond providing key chart levels to providing a depth of analysis that can only come from being immersed in the markets. ‘Theme of the week’ segments show creative thought about market activity.”
“We are thrilled that Katie has been recognized for the quality of her technical analysis,” said Karen Blando, Director of Research at BTIG. “Her passion for charting the markets and developing strategies highlights BTIG’s commitment to helping clients meet their specific objectives.”
Ms. Stockton publishes several technical strategy reports. The daily Technical Playbook includes a short-term outlook for U.S. equities, including important market data and short-term trading signals for individual stocks, ETFs, futures and indices. Her weekly Stockton on Stocks is designed for long/short idea generation across equities in the U.S. and other developed markets. In addition, Ms. Stockton’s weekly Global Technical Strategy offers a top-down view of the equity markets including sector rotation, commodities, currencies and Treasury yields. Aside from her written research, she reviews watch lists for clients and provides customized analysis and screening.
“Katie continues to demonstrate her understanding of the markets and her technical expertise time and time again,” said Scott Kovalik, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of BTIG. “This award confirms that she is at the top of the charts for her insights that increasingly add value for our global client base.”
BTIG’s Research and Strategy Group provides technical strategy and differentiated fundamental research across the consumer, financials, healthcare, REITs and TMT sectors. Through a diverse team of analysts, BTIG generates research on more than 250 companies under coverage. To access their latest insights, visit www.btigresearch.com.
BTIG is a global financial services firm specializing in institutional trading, investment banking, research and related brokerage services. With an extensive global footprint and more than 500 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 14 cities throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Asia and Australia. BTIG offers execution, expertise and insights for equities, equity derivatives, ETFs, fixed income (futures, commodities, foreign exchange, interest rates, credit, and convertible and preferred securities). The firm’s core capabilities include global execution, portfolio, electronic and outsource trading, transition management, investment banking, prime brokerage, capital introduction, corporate access, research and strategy, commission management and more. Disclaimer: https://www.btig.com/Disclaimer.aspx