SOURCE: Olympia Asset Management

Olympia Asset Management

October 23, 2009 13:47 ET

Olympia Asset Management Launches Olympia Capital Markets Group

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 23, 2009) - Olympia Asset Management, an equities trading boutique, has launched Olympia Capital Markets Group. Olympia Capital is the institutional management division of Olympia Asset Management which is located in midtown Manhattan. Olympia Asset Management was founded in 2002. Olympia Asset Management is a registered member of FINRA and SIPC.

Paul Resnik and Filipe Blackwood Oliveira will be responsible for assembling a team and developing a strategy that utilizes a variety of fundamental, technical, quantitative and macroeconomics disciplines. The philosophy of Olympia Capital is to deliver optimal performance through a disciplined investment process with rigorous manager research.

Joining the team as Head Trader is Sean F. Murray. Mr. Murray has worked in the financial industry for over 15 years, including 10 years on the trading floor of the COMEX. Mr. Murray will be responsible for providing institutional equity investors with technical ideas. At COMEX, Mr. Murray managed and advised institutional investors on hedging strategies, technical plays and the fundamental components effecting commodities markets. At Olympia Capital he will be responsible for leading the trading operation and market analysis.

Mr. Resnik's 40 year career on Wall Street has included executive positions at Smith Barney, E.F. Hutton, Paine Webber, Merrill Lynch and Lehman Brothers. At Lehman Brothers, he was a member of the Equity Research Department and Investment Policy Committee. To view the thoughts of the Chief Market Analyst for Olympia Asset Management, please review our newsletter.

Filipe Blackwood Oliveira brings hedge fund and M&A experience to the group. He worked at DB Advisors, 164 billion Euro AUM, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank AG. Mr. Oliveira was also at RESIG Partners where he analyzed and assisted a 3 billion dollar fund. At Deutsche Bank he also initiated and partnered with community-based organizations that provide free housing counseling and information about legal services to those at risk of losing their home to foreclosure.

About Olympia Capital Markets Group

Olympia Capital Markets Group is the brand name for the institutional asset management division of Olympia Asset Management, the asset management arm of Olympia Asset Management, LTD.

About Olympia Asset Management

Olympia Asset Management LTD, member of the FINRA and SIPC, is an independent Broker Dealer headquartered in the center of New York City, with a growing network of financial services. The institutional sales platform of Olympia Asset Management focuses primarily on alternative investments. The firm offers its clients access to the financial markets while providing knowledgeable and experienced Financial Consultants who continuously strive to service their clients' needs.

For more information on Olympia Asset Management, please visit www.olympiany.com or contact:

Contact Information

  • Michael P. McNulty
    Olympia Asset Management, LTD.
    888 Seventh Avenue
    17th floor
    New York, New York 10019
    U.S.A.
    212-586-7525