Month: May 2000

Refco Hires Fitzgerald For Sales & Marketing Role

Kevin Fitzgerald has joined Refco Europe as managing director in charge of sales and marketing in London. Fitzgerald was most recently with Scotia Capital Markets, where he headed FX sales for the UK and US, and co-headed FX trading, based in New York. He joined Scotia in 1996 from Chase Manhattan Bank, where he spent […]

CSFB Hires Prop Traders in London

Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB) has hired Stefan Jarudd, formerly of Swedish corporate Stora Enso, for the proprietary trading desk in London. Jarudd joined the bank last month. Additionally, Jonathan Webb joins the desk this month from HSBC. Both Jarudd and Webb report to David Tate, who heads proprietary trading.

Prebon Yamane Names Higgs EVP for FX

Richard Higgs has been named executive vice president of Prebon Yamane’s FX group, reporting to Keith Miles, president of Prebon Yamane Americas. Earlier this year, Prebon and Garban-Intercapital entered into a joint venture to create a new spot broking operation, which operates as Harlow Prebon in New York. Higgs will be responsible for the FX […]

ABN Amro Hires Sweeting for Sales

Mark Sweeting will join the UK institutional sales desk at ABN Amro Bank next month, reporting to Roy Nicholas, head of UK institutional sales in London. Sweeting was previously with State Street Bank & Trust. Meanwhile, Martin Ely, who worked on ABN’s interbank marketing desk, has left the bank. His whereabouts could not be determined […]

Lim Re-Joins Merrill In Debt Markets Role

TJ Lim has rejoined Merrill Lynch as head of international debt markets, based in London. He will be responsible for the debt business in Continental Europe, UK, Japan, Asia-Pacific and Australia. Additionally, his responsibilities will include global emerging markets, global FX and global futures and options. In his new role, Lim will report to G. […]