CIBC Oppenheimer Corp. hired three veterans of Salomon Smith Barney Inc. this week.
The firm said it hired Jeff Buckley as executive director and senior position trader. Managing director William S. Schreier and executive director Andrew Macinnes also joined CIBC's equity capital markets group.
Mr. Buckley spent five years with Salomon Brothers as a senior position trader and 14 years in trading positions on Wall Street. He will report to Mike Zucker, managing director of block trading.
Mr. Schreier was previously a managing director at Salomon Smith Barney, responsible for originating, structuring, and executing equity transactions. In his new position, he will be responsible for client coverage.
Mr. Macinnes will focus on originating and executing convertibles and equity-linked products. He held a similar position at Smith Barney.
CIBC Oppenheimer is the New York-based investment banking unit of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.