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July 1st 2015 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2015

“Class of 2015”It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next three members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:Vince O’Sullivan epitomises all that is good about the foreign exchange industry. He is honourable, looks after his clients and his colleagues, has an in-depth knowledge of the industry, as well an approach that has stood the test of time.A simple approach to this would be to list the praise heaped on O’Sullivan by the countless market participants that have worked under him at Barclays before moving onto other institutions, but that would undersell hi...

July 31st 2014 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2014

“Class of 2014”It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:It was once noted that, “any fool can make a price – it takes a dealer to make the right price”. It was 10 years ago that what was then Barclays Capital hired a team of FX options traders from Dresdner Kleinwort – just another move as it seemed at the time.It was far from that, however, for the team, co-headed by David Cooney and fellow Class of 2014 inductee Tim Cartledge, were to show what was possible in a banking environment and in doing so raised th...

July 1st 2013 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2013

“Class of 2013”It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next four members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:Having been instrumental in creating two of the biggest prime brokerage businesses in FX, first at Deutsche Bank and then at Citi, Andy Coyne is a pioneer in the creation of the modern prime brokerage marketplace.Early in his career, Coyne spent a decade at Bankers Trust, serving as FX business manager before the firm merged with Deutsche Bank in mid-1999. Post-merger, he was made head of FX prime brokerage for Deutsche, whose PB business was small and...

July 1st 2012 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2012

“Class of 2012”In 2009, Profit & Loss celebrated its 10th anniversary by establishing the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame, which sought to recognise those individuals who have made significant contributions to the growth of the foreign exchange industry.The Class of 2012 continues to reflect that ethos, comprising people who have long been held in great esteem by peers and colleagues, both professionally and personally.It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next four members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:Tony Dalton was one of the pioneers of FX prime broker...

July 1st 2011 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2011

“Class 2011”In 2009, Profit & Loss celebrated its 10th anniversary by establishing the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame, which sought to recognise those individuals who have made significant contributions to the growth of the foreign exchange industry.The Class of 2011 continues to reflect that ethos, comprising people who have long been held in great esteem by peers and colleagues, both professionally and personally.It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next eight members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:During what is to date a near 30-year career in the curr...

July 1st 2010 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2010

“Class 2010”In 2009, Profit & Loss celebrated its 10th anniversary with the launch of the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame to recognise those individuals who have made significant contributions to the growth and success of the foreign exchange industry. This year, the honourees have long been industry leaders that have garnered respect from peers and colleagues, both professionally and personally. It is with great pleasure that we unveil the next six members of our industry to be honoured in the Profit & Loss Hall of Fame:First and foremost, John Caccavale is a great trader. Talk to anyone who knows...

July 1st 2009 in Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame 2009

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Profit & Loss, the editorial team has been discussing those people that have really made a difference in our industry. It is not just about those at the helm of one of the biggest organisations in the business, we have also tried to capture the spirit of Forex by honouring those that have worked hard behind the scenes, driven innovation, or consistently raised standards for the industry.We also asked you, our readers, to nominate for one position among the inaugural 10, and several of our inductees were proposed by readers. Unfortunately, not all of the 33 p...