BMO Capital Markets is a leading, full-service North American-based financial services provider, with approximately 2,600 professionals in 33 locations around the world, including 18 offices in North America, offering corporate, institutional and government clients access to a complete range of investment and corporate banking products and services. BMO Capital Markets is a member of BMO Financial Group (NYSE, TSX: BMO), one of the largest diversified financial services providers in North America with US$760 billion total assets and nearly 43,000 employees as of January 31, 2021.
In April 2020, BMO Financial Group completed its acquisition of Clearpool, a provider of holistic electronic trading solutions. Clearpool's Algorithmic Management System (AMS) provides broker-dealers with a fully customizable suite of algorithmic trading tools and analytics—offering total visibility and control from strategy to execution. Under the Clearpool brand, we deliver electronic trading software to sell-side market participants, while BMO uses Clearpool's award-winning AMS to service institutional asset managers.