Anya Boutov with an award

Last night Markets Media Group hosted its 5th Annual Women in Finance event. Beacon’s Chief Revenue Office Anya Boutov won the ‘Rising Star’ award.

Markets Media explains”The WIF program recognizes the most talented and accomplished women in multiple categories across the business of finance. WIF nominees may come from buy-side and sell- side trading desks, institutional investors, wealth managers, securities exchanges, technology providers, corporate finance, venture capital firms, start-ups really any area within the financial sector. Nominees are first put forth by readers of and, and winners are determined by the editorial staffs of the two platforms, in conjunction with the WIF Advisory Board.”

“This year’s lineup is stronger than ever,” began Mohan Virdee, Chief Executive Officer of MarketsMedia Group. “We are incredibly thrilled to recognize and honor so many outstanding women in the financial markets at the fifth annual Women in Finance Awards gala Wednesday, November 20th in New York City. These individuals go above and beyond in both their professional and personal capacity and they are an inspiration and role model to everyone in the industry and in general. The awards initiative has become much more than a year-long endeavor, it is a truly humbling experience and we are very proud to be strong proponents.”

Anya joined Beacon in June 2017. Anya has over twelve years of experience helping financial institutions manage their trading and investment businesses in a complex regulatory environment. Prior to joining Beacon, she spent nine years in fixed income sales at Goldman Sachs and three years as a senior policy advisor at the U.S. Department of the Treasury.