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PGM Global issues RFI to review MWDBE firms.

CHICAGO, June 19, 2015—PGM Global (PGM) has issued an RFI seeking Minority, Women Owned, and Disabled Business Enterprises to execute a portion of trading activities associated with transition management mandates. Please email Shauna Hewitt Lambright at for a copy of the MWBDE RFI. Proposals are due by 5.00pm EST on June 30. PGM offers […]

PGM Global cited as most cost-efficient U.S. equity broker in Pension & Investments’ tradewatch

MONTREAL, March 12, 2015 – Agency-only broker, PGM Global, ranked No. 1 among brokers trading U.S. equities in a study of 2014 transaction cost data, conducted by Elkins/McSherry. The results, published in Pension & Investments, show PGM Global with the lowest U.S. equity transaction costs compared to the Elkins/McSherry Arrival Price Universe. Pavilion’s costs are […]

PGM Global receives top marks for transition management disclosures, survey says

MONTREAL, November 12, 2014 – PGM Global has earned a No. 1 ranking from clients for its level of track record disclosure in the latest results of Chief Investment Officer’s transition management survey. Pavilion also ranked No. 2 for overall client service, client confidence in its disclosure of revenue, and pre-trade predictive quality. “… clients […]

PGM Global Hires Former BNY Mellon Senior Staffers in Expansion of its Transition Management Team

MONTREAL, July 23, 2014 – PGM Global Inc. today announced that it has added two, experienced professionals to its dedicated and distinguished transition management team, as it continues to expand its presence and service offering in the United States. Michael Young and Brian Berg, most recently with BNY Mellon’s Beta and Transition Management division, will […]

PGM Global achieves high ranking in annual survey of broker transaction costs

MONTREAL, January 20, 2014 – For global equities trading, Pavilion moved from sixth to third place using arrival price as the benchmark, and from sixth to fourth place using VWAP (volume weighted average price). The analysis found Pavilion’s transaction costs on the former were close to 25 basis points lower than the universe of brokers. For U.S. equities trading, Pavilion ranked seventh using both arrival price and interval VWAP as the benchmarks.

Pavilion at Tradetech US 2014

NEW YORK, January 14, 2014 – Michael Mollemans, Pavilion’s Head of Sales Trading APAC, will be a panelist at the upcoming Worldwide Business Research Tradetech US, an event that will take place in New York fromend of  February 2014. As part of a panel composed of leading industry executives, Michael will discuss Improving Buy Side […]

Industry survey reveals strong results for Pavilion’s transition management service: transparency, accuracy and overall client satisfaction highly scored

MONTREAL, June 27, 2013 – Clients have high praise for PGM Global Inc. when it comes to transition management. In an industry survey conducted by aiCIO magazine last month, clients awarded high marks to the firm for its transparency (disclosure of track record information) and accuracy (cost performance vs. estimate). As a result, overall client satisfaction with Pavilion’s transition management expertise is strong.

Pavilion’s James McKeough to address Behavioral Finance issues at Canadian Security Traders Conference

VANCOUVER, June 10, 2013 – James McKeough of PGM Global Inc. will be a featured speaker at the CSTA’s 20th Annual conference held in Vancouver, August 15-18th.  His topic will be about how Behavioral Finance Needs More “Crowded Thinking”. Mr. McKeough, who works as part of Pavilion’s Global Macro Research group, authors a regular note […]