PowerShares is Serious About Enhancing ETF Capital Markets | ETF Trends

In a bid to enhance liquidity and execution services of its exchange trade fund suite, Invesco PowerShares has hired Eric Pollackov as Head of Global Capital Markets.

“We believe Eric is the right leader with experience and vision to guide our global capital markets team as the ETF space continues to see amazing growth from more providers and investors participating today than ever before,” Dan Draper, Head of Invesco PowerShares, said in a press release. “Eric’s team will play an increasingly important role in liquidity and trade execution services to ensure our clients receive the best service and most efficient execution possible.”

The Invesco PowerShares Global Capital Markets team serves as a point of contact for advisors and institutional investors for both primary and secondary market ETF activity. The PowerShares team helps bring together market makers, authorized participants and other sell-side firms with investors seeking to execute large trade orders.

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PowerShares also has a dedicated liquidity and execution services team to help financial advisors and institutional clients through the ETF trading process. The team helps investment clients gauge the potential liquidity of PowerShares ETFs, develop a client-specific strategy and evaluate the potential impact of a trade.