Month: September 2002

Hafeez Trades JP Morgan for Deutsche

Deutsche Bank has appointed Bilal Hafeez as director and senior FX strategist. Based in London, he will report to Michael Rosenberg, global head of FX research, within the Global Markets Division. Hafeez has spent the last four years at JP Morgan, where he was most recently vice president of the foreign exchange research group. He […]

Buthorn Named Head of Prime Brokerage at AIG Trading

Joseph Buthorn has become vice president and head of prime brokerage at AIG Trading Group. He will be based in Greenwich, Conn, and report to John Wareham, executive vice president responsible for global foreign exchange and emerging markets. Buthorn joins from Traiana Technologies, where he was executive vice president for business development, prior to which […]

Farrant Joins Cognotec Board

Mervyn Farrant has joined the board of automated dealing systems provider Cognotec as non-executive chairman. “Cognotec has an exceptional depth of knowledge about the FX marketplace and the company enjoys a leading position in the industry,” says Farrant. “My role within the company is threefold: to ensure the efficient use of resources, to maximise client […]

O’Dowd Joins JP Morgan Treasury Services

JP Morgan Treasury Services has appointed Conor O’Dowd as regional head of global trade asset distribution in EMEA. The move is intended to cater for the growing demand from its clients for risk and balance sheet management techniques around their trade business. O’Dowd joins JP Morgan after 12 years at American Express Bank in London, […]

LJH Makes Multiple Hires

LJH Global Investments has made a raft of new appointments. Marcel Massimb joins the firm as senior vice president of risk management, Patrick George is the firm’s new vice president of finance, and Heather Johnson has been named marketing and client services associate. Massimb will focus on quantitative analysis and risk management. He joins from […]

Anderson Joins ABN Amro

Greg Anderson has joined ABN Amro as a senior FX strategist, the bank confirms. Based in Chicago, he reports to Tony Norfield, global head of FX strategy. He joins from Fleet Bank, Boston, where he was senior global markets strategist since 1998. Norfield says Anderson will strengthen ABN_Amro’s client coverage in the US, and adds, […]

Kemple Joins State Street SSGA

Anthony Kemple has joined State Street’s SSGA division, the bank confirms. He will be an investment manager in the currency management team, reporting to Paul Duncombe, head of currency management. Kemple joins from Forex, a New Zealand-based FX forecasting company. Prior to that, he spent nine years at Goldman Sachs, latterly as an FX trader […]