Global Equity Trading

With an annual trading volume of nearly 5 billion shares, Baird offers a full suite of comprehensive trading services for institutional clients and is a market maker in over 3,700 stocks. Our seasoned team has the expertise and resources to provide fully customized solutions for a wide range of strategic needs.

Baird Trading Floor

A state-of-the-art trading desk at our global headquarters in Milwaukee is the hub of our platform, fully integrated via the latest technology with desks in key markets, including: 

  • Atlanta
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • New York
  • San Francisco
  • Stamford
  • Tampa

Consistent quality execution and commitment to personal service have earned Baird a reputation as a trusted trading partner.

Increasing Market Share

Baird’s commitment to institutional clients has contributed to significant growth in our share of U.S. equity trading activity. Over the past five years, our equity trading volume has grown 9% versus a 6% decline in overall U.S. trading volume.