Dealer Trading

Dealer Trading

The Dealer Trading Group at Duncan-Williams operates as a market maker in taxable fixed-income markets to facilitate the wholesale trading activities of broker-dealers throughout the United States. We leverage relationships with over 300 dealers, banks and hedge funds to provide ample liquidity for our institutional clients. We also trade through all major electronic platforms.

Appropriate staffing levels execute approximately 42,000 transactions annually, typically aggregating $750 Million+ of taxable fixed-income volume. The Dealer Trading Group provides coverage in the full range of taxable fixed-income securities and derivatives:

  • Asset-backed securities
  • Certificates of deposit
  • Corporate-backed instruments, including estate puttable retail notes, range notes, steepeners, high yield and investment-grade corporate bonds.
  • Mortgage-backed securities, agency and non-agency residential mortgages, commercial mortgages, CMOs, pass-throughs and whole loans
  • U.S. government agency debentures
Dealer Trading