Global Trading Expertise

Gar Wood Securities is quickly gaining a solid reputation for trading equity, equity-linked and equity-derivative securities. The depth and breadth of the Firm’s equity sales and trading operations ensures liquidity and provides sophisticated analytics for companies and investors throughout the world.

Gar Wood’s experienced trading professionals have earned a reputation for superior service and efficiency in executing trades across all markets in accordance with client specifications. Gar Wood delivers consistently superior execution and distribution for clients trading U.S., European, Asian, Canadian, Latin American, Australian and South African securities. With a focus on minimal market impact and expertise in special situations and pair trades, our professional traders specialize in U.S. listed block trades, portfolio and electronic trading, options, derivatives and ETFs. Our experience and resources enable us to spot and capitalize on short-term market changes and industry trends.

Gar Wood also offers execution in American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) and Ordinary Shares with settlement in USD and local currencies. Moreover, Gar Wood is connected electronically to virtually every major U.S. and European exchange.

Gar Wood is an aggregator of electronic trading platforms that provide smart order routing to multiple trading exchanges, liquidity providers and dark pools. Gar Wood acts as agent in executing transactions globally in equity and equity-related products, including equity swaps, options, warrants and futures overlying individual securities, indices, baskets of securities and structured products.

Our Trade Execution capabilities include:

  • Agency Desk
  • Algorithmic Trading
  • Soft Dollar
  • Direct Market Access (DMA)
  • Equities
  • Options
  • Futures
  • Fixed Income
  • SSF