Bank of America Merrill Lynch has expanded the company’s platform of execution consulting services to include OMS/EMS vendor consulting.

Designed to help institutional equity trading clients optimize their trading outcomes, these consulting services are at once highly customized and differentiating, said the company.

Launched earlier in the year, the execution consulting team provides clients with actionable, customized input to help clients enhance their trading activities.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s execution consulting service is offering – providing clients with four distinct areas of expertise: quantitative consulting; macro research; market structure services and OMS/EMS vendor consulting

Bank of America Merrill Lynch head of vendor consulting Ferris D’Angelo said in this rapidly changing marketplace, clients frequently reevaluate their front office technology solutions.

"Using an objective, fact-based analysis, we help them assess the many different options available today," D’Angelo said.