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EBS BrokerTec Taps Coletti for Forwards Role EBS BrokerTec has hired Christopher Coletti as its new head of forwards in the US for EBS Direct. In his new role Coletti will report into Seamus O’Sullivan, global head of FX forwards at EBS BrokerTec. Coletti joins from ...
Oweida Leaves Credit Suisse Samer Oweida has left Credit Suisse, where he was managing director, head of Americas institutional FX and cross-asset sales, global macro products, Profit & Loss understands. Although Credit Suisse declined to comment on the news, market sources have confirmed that he ...
Fisher New LBMA Head Paul Fisher, who is due to retire from his position as deputy head of the UK’s Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA) later this month, has been named as the next chair of the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA). Fisher, who ...
On the Move  Portlock Joins EBS Mark Portlock has joined EBS in Singapore as head of hedge fund sales. He joins from Commerzbank, where he was head of FX spot trading for Asia, also based in Singapore. Profit & Loss understands Portlock will report ...
Edgewater Markets Gets Wood for Sales Role Edgewater Markets has hired John Wood as its new director of corporate and institutional sales.  Based in Edgewater’s New York office, Wood will be tasked with building client and partner relationships in currency markets with a particular focus on ...
De Groot Seeks GBP 5.1 Million for “Unfair Dismissal” BNP Paribas’ former global head of FX trading Bob de Groot is claiming GBP 5.1 million compensation over his dismissal from the bank last year, arguing he was dismissed because of his whistleblowing over over-stated trading volumes. De Groot’s hearing ...
Deutsche FX Chief Formally Leaves Ahmet Arinc, Deutsche Bank’s global head of FX and EM debt, has left the bank according to well-placed sources – whispers of his departure were first reported by Profit & Loss in April. Arinc’s role, to which he was appointed ...
Instinet Hands Nixon FX Sales Role Stephen Nixon has joined the Instinet FX Sales team in New York.   Prior to joining Instinet in mid-June, Nixon was at Moore Capital for 22 years working in a variety of different roles, most recently as the firm’s senior options ...
Sagurton Joins R3 Initiative Robert Sagurton has joined R3 CEV as a director in its New York office.  Prior to this latest appointment, Sagurton had spent two years with State Street, working as a managing director at Currenex and then as the global head ...
Wells Joins Digital Asset Gavin Wells is the new Head of Europe of software company, Digital Asset Holdings, the company confirms. Wells had previously been at LCH Clearnet (LCH), where he was global head of ForexClear. Wells joined LCH in 2008 and led the team ...