Month: October 2002

Further Growth at BofA

Bank of America (BofA) has further bolstered its FX team with the appointment of Soren Klausen and Natalie Acevedo. Klausen joins the bank as head of continental European investor sales, while Acevedo will further develop the bank’s global hedge fund account base in Europe (see Profit & Loss, September 2002). Both will report to Alan […]

Monahan Joins EBS from ABN

Electronic foreign exchange trading system EBS has appointed Mark Monahan as its London-based global head of sales. He reports to Jack Jeffery, EBS’s chief executive officer. Monahan joins from ABN Amro in London, where he was most recently head of sales for cash management and custody for EMEA. In addition to ABN, Monahan has previously […]

HSBC Continues Push

HSBC appointed Ferruccio Ferrara as European head of FX derivative marketing as part of the global FX derivatives team within the bank’s corporate, investment banking and markets business, based in London. The move follows the appointment of Chris McHugh as European head of derivatives structuring (see Profit & Loss, September 2002). He joins from the […]

Bridge Joins Commerzbank

Charlie Bridge has joined Commerzbank Securities as head of sales trading, London, from JP Morgan where he was head of the pan-European sales desk. Prior to Morgan, he spent time as head of Flemings Securities in New York. “We are delighted that Charlie is joining us,” says David McCreadie, head of brokerage for Commerzbank in […]

Oliver Exits Commerzbank for RBS

Jason Oliver has joined Royal Bank of Scotland as a senior FX sales trader from a similar role at Commerzbank, the bank confirms. He will be based in London.

Reuters Announces New Roles

Reuters has restructured roles in its London office, with the announcement of appointments within its treasury marketing and strategy, as well as a new president of its operations in Japan. The restructuring in the UK comes a short while after Reuters reduced its headcount in the treasury segment. Christopher Masters, director of strategy, marketing and […]

Meggyesi Trades Deutsche for JP Morgan

JP Morgan has appointed Paul Meggyesi as a vice president and FX strategist in London. He will report to Larry Kantor, the bank’s New York-based global head of foreign exchange research. Prior to joining JP Morgan, Meggyesi spent over five years at Deutsche Bank, where he was most recently a senior FX strategist and director. […]

Hodges Joins Stream VPN

Jeremy Hodges has joined StreamVPN, a provider of relationship management and business intelligence services, as business development executive for its treasury group in London. He is to be responsible for targeting corporate treasuries of leading UK and European companies with StreamVPN’s Relationship Network system. Hodges joins the company from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in London, […]

Tullett Appoints Group COO

Tullett & Tokyo Liberty (TTL) appointed Louis Scotto to the newly created position of group chief operating officer, a promotion from his role as chief operating officer for North America. Based in New York, he will report to chief executive officer Bruce Collins. Scotto’s primary responsibility will be the implementation of the company’s strategic objectives, […]

Rostrup Takes Early Retirement

Svend Rostrup has decided to retire early from Danske Markets. He has been with the bank for 35 years, 30 of which have been spent in the markets. In a statement, the bank thanked him for his dedication and achievements throughout the years and wished him luck with his new life.