Prime Services

JonesTrading Prime Services offers hedge fund firms a suite of capabilities that frees managers’ time and energy so they can build their franchises and provide their investors with the institutional grade capabilities that are expected in today’s competitive performance environment.

Prime Services

Mr. Jeff LeVeen

Jeff LeVeen, Managing Director, Global Head of Outsourced Trading and Co-Head of Prime Services

Mr. LeVeen serves as Managing Director, Global Head of Outsourced Trading and Co-Head of Prime Services for JonesTrading Institutional Services. Previously, Jeff was a Managing Director with Knight Capital Group/KCG in the Institutional Sales Trading division. Jeff began his career with Citigroup, where he served as a principal trader making markets in Semiconductors for the firm’s institutional and retail clients before transitioning to Institutional Sales Trading. More > Jeff is responsible for building JonesTrading’s leading outsourced trading platform from the ground up, leveraging his expertise in Buyside technology, Buyside operations, Best Execution/TCA, research budgeting and other relevant areas. Jeff is frequently pursued by media and trade organizations as a thought leader in Outsourced Trading. Mr. LeVeen is licensed as a General Securities Principal, General Securities Representative, Securities Trader and a Registered Options Principal. Mr. LeVeen resides in Charleston, South Carolina with his wife Martha and four children Mackenzie, LJ, Willa, and Charlotte. Less <

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We offer clients a wide variety of financing options including: Regulation T and Portfolio Margin across Equities, Options, and Fixed Income Asset Classes.

JonesTrading Prime Services has integrated the Nirvana reporting platform which consolidates and manages data across multiple asset classes, funds, accounts, traders, prime brokers, and custodians in a single integrated platform. Through Nirvana, we offer cloud based OMS, PMS and risk management and reporting solutions. JonesTrading has partnered with and integrated top-tier execution management systems to offer our clients for their execution management and market data needs.

By design, our client service model is lean, with fewer points of contact but with the coverage that clients expect. Clients gain rapid and efficient reporting and operational support. To enhance service, each client has a unique JonesTrading email group that includes all of the key personnel servicing the account. We support our clients through the entire trade – including integration to your OMS/EMS, allocation to sub-accounts, assistance with breaks, and other middle offi ce functions. We also offer fully customizable commission management services.

We take a refreshingly unique approach to Capital Introduction by focusing on the types of investors who have the resources and mandates to allocate to new/emerging managers, as well as more established funds. We help our clients by introducing investors focused on their fund’s particular stage and strategy.

For clients who prefer to work their own low-touch orders, we offer RealTick and Market Trader along with full integration into all major OMS providers.

*Source: The TABB Group’s August 2016 Report “U.S. Institutional Equity Trading 2016: Part 3 Broker Relationships in an Era of Full Disclosure

JonesTrading Prime Services
Jeff LeVeen
Global Head of Outsourced Trading and Co-Head of Prime Services
212.907.5375 – office