Cognotec is moving ahead with plans to create a “Liquidity LinQ”, which will help increase market liquidity between its customers. The company has appointed Steve Jury as its new liquidity management director, based in New York. “With AutoDealing, we have successfully automated the FX dealing process between banks and their clients. The next challenge for […]
Month: October 1999
Company Name: Millburn Ridgefield Corporation Address: 411 W. Putnam Avenue Contact Name: Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 Mark Fitzsimmons Phone Number: (203) 625-7554 Fax Number: (203) 625-8220 E-Mail: Mfitzsimmons@millburncorp.com Product Name: Millburn Currency Fund Product Assets: $93 million Total Assets Under Management: $1,905 million Firm Inception Date: 1971 Number of Employees: 60 Return Information Monthly Performance […]
After nearly a year in the works, TD Securities has completed the consolidation of its three global business lines – FX, money markets and funding – under global head Martine Irman. “The purpose of the reorganisation has been to look at integration opportunities between the three businesses with the intent of improving our position with […]
Bradley Leek joined RBC Dominion Securities in London last month as head of FX sales for Europe and Asia based in London. Leek was previously the global head of sales for the former Bankers Trust. Leek’s hire will add a new dimension to the business, says Richard Pilosof, head of Global Markets for Europe and […]
Mark Moor has been named as the new European director of FX for Thomson Global Markets in London. He succeeds Paul Downs, who has retired from the markets. Moor started Thomson’s FXO currency options product, and says that Thomson will be looking at ways to extend ForexWatch and FXO over the coming months. Downs has […]
Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette has hired Courtney McLaughlin as head of FX sales in New York, a new position. McLaughlin was most recently with Chase Manhattan Bank. He reports to Ken Gettinger, FX manager. Mike Cooney also recently joined DLJ to head interest rates and forwards. He replaces Tony Dedio, who has left. Cooney was […]
Citibank has named Declan McEvoy as its new UK spot business manager in London. His appointment follows the departure of Steve Nutland, who left the bank over the summer to join Bank of America in Hong Kong.
Alistair McLean has joined the treasury sales team at Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh. He was most recently with Clydesdale Bank, where he held a similar position. He fills a post recently vacated by Bruce Campbell, who joined BankBoston in London. A spokesperson says the team in Edinburgh complements the treasury based in London, […]
Joacham Krinke has joined State Street Bank in London as senior European institutional sales dealer. He was most recently at Rabobank International. He reports to FX sales manager Guy Kirby, who joined State Street last year from Citibank.
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi has named Akihiko Kagawa as its new FX trading manager in Tokyo. He succeeds Makoto Miyazaki, who is now working in Tokyo-Mitsubishi’s fixed income division as chief manager of the bond investment department of the securities investment division.