Bond Dealers of America

About BDA

Focused on the unique business of middle market, sell-side fixed income dealers.

BDA Mission

The Bond Dealers of America is the Washington, DC-based trade association that exclusively represents securities dealers and banks whose primary focus is the U.S. fixed income markets.  BDA works passionately to promote public policies and market practices that improve the market environment while also providing a forum for its members to debate and discuss issues of common interest.  The BDA acts as a clearinghouse for industry information and issues and provides educational opportunities for industry professionals through conferences, seminars and roundtables. By supporting the interests and prosperity of our members, we help to strengthen the companies, municipalities and investors who depend on them for both access to market liquidity and to raise the capital they need to grow and prosper.

BDA Guiding Principles

  • The BDA supports a competitively balanced fixed income industry
  • The BDA supports fair and balanced market regulation based on cost / benefit analysis to promote greater market efficiencies for all market participants
  • The BDA and its members support an educated and informed retail investor and will work to increase investor education and access to investment information
  • The BDA supports and spearheads dealer collaboration for information sharing and problem solving among industry peers
BDA Membership

Advisors Asset Management
Boca Raton, FL

American Municipal Securities, Inc.
St. Petersburg, FL

Ameriprise Financial

Minneapolis, MN

BB&T Capital Markets
Richmond, VA

Benchmark Securities
Winter Park, FL

Bernardi Securities, Inc.
Chicago, IL

B.C. Ziegler & Company
Chicago, IL

City Securities
Indianapolis, IN

Coastal Securities, Inc.
Houston, TX

Comerica Securities
Detroit, MI

Crews & Associates, Inc.
Little Rock, AR

Cronin & Co., Inc.
Minneapolis, MN

Davenport & Company, LLC
Richmond, VA

Dougherty & Company LLC
Minneapolis, MN

Duncan-Williams, Inc.
Memphis, TN

Estrada Hinojosa & Company, Inc.
Dallas, TX

Fifth Third Securities, Inc.
Cincinnati, OH

George K. Baum & Company
Kansas City, MO

Hilltop Securities
Dallas, TX

Hutchinson, Shockey, Erley & Co.
Chicago, IL

Incapital LLC
Chicago, IL

INTL FCStone Partners L.P.
Jersey City, NJ

Janney Montgomery Scott, LLC
Philadelphia, PA

JW Korth & Company
Miami, FL

KeyBanc Capital Markets
Cleveland, OH

NatAlliance Securities
Austin, TX

Piper Jaffray
Minneapolis, MN

Raymond James & Associates
St. Petersburg, FL

Roosevelt & Cross
New York, NY

Robert W. Baird & Co.
Milwaukee, WI

Stephens Inc.
Little Rock, AR

Stifel Nicolaus
St. Louis, MO

Vanguard Brokerage Services
Valley Forge, PA

Vining Sparks
Memphis, TN

U.S. Bank National Association
Minneapolis, MN

Wells Fargo Advisors
St. Louis, MO

Wells Fargo Securities
Charlotte, NC

Wells Nelson
Oklahoma City, OK

William Blair
Chicago, IL


New York, NY

Assured Guaranty
New York, NY

Bloomberg TOMS
New York, NY

Wheaton, IL

Broadridge Financial Solutions
New York, NY

Build America Mutual Assurance Company
New York, NY

BMO Harris Bank, N.A.
Chicago, IL

DPC Data
Roseland, NJ

Interactive Data
Bedford, MA

Karn Group, The
Chicago, IL

KCG Bondpoint
Atlanta, GA

Stamford, CT

New York, NY

Municipal Bonds Information Services
New York, NY

National Public Finance Guarantee
Armonk, NY

Nixon Peabody
Washington, DC

Pershing, LLC

Jersey City, NJ

Quarles & Brady LLP
Washington, DC

Golden, CO

TMC Bonds
New York, NY

Tradeweb Retail
Jersey City, NJ

New York, NY

Verus Consulting Group
Naples, FL