Billy Hult Biography – Billy Hult Wiki
Billy Hult (born William Hult) is President of Tradeweb Markets Inc. and also a member of the board of directors. Tradeweb Markets Inc. is an international financial services company that builds and operates electronic over-the-counter marketplaces for trading fixed income products, ETFs, and derivatives, according to the company’s website.
Hult is a central figure in electronic fixed income trading having led the development of several new and innovative marketplaces connecting liquidity providers and consumers. Since he was appointed President in 2008, he has been instrumental in working with clients, partners and investors. Additionally, he was named to Institutional Investor’s annual Trading Tech 40 for five consecutive years.
He joined Tradeweb in 2000 as a product manager. He oversaw the creation of a platform for institutional electronic trading in the To-Be-Announced (TBA) mortgage securities market, which enhanced liquidity from borrowers to issuers and investors. Today, the TBA market is predominantly electronic and Tradeweb is the leading marketplace for that trading.
He directed Tradeweb’s entrance into wholesale electronic trading. He led the acquisition of broker Hilliard Farber, creation of Dealerweb, and launch of the company’s first platform for wholesale electronic trading. Under Hult’s leadership, Dealerweb has expanded its product scope, which include government bonds, mortgages and credit.
Prior to joining Tradeweb, Hult worked in a number of trading roles at Société Générale.
Hult received a bachelor of arts from Denison University. In his personal time, he serves on the board of directors for both Boys Hope Girls Hope New York and the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival.
Billy Hult Wife – Allison Gollust Billy Hult
Billy Hult is the ex-husband of Allison Gollust, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for CNN Worldwide. The marriage ended in divorce. Hult and Allison Gollust have two daughters together, Olivia and Ava. The two daughters reside in New York City with their mother.
Billy Hult Age
He is 52 years old.