Month: January 2003

Selfslagh and Digby Join JP Morgan Treasury Services

JP Morgan Treasury Services has made two appointments. Colette Selfslagh joins the company as head of sales for north east Europe and head of client services in the EMEA financial institutions market, while Colin Digby joins as market manager, euro and multi-currency clearing. Both are based in London. Selfslagh joins the organisation with sales experience […]

Lehman Names New Chief Economist

Russell Jones has become chief international economist at Lehman Brothers. In the newly created role, he will be responsible for spearheading the marketing of the views and capabilities of Lehman Brothers’ global economics team to its global client base, says the bank. Jones was most recently global head of foreign exchange research at the bank […]

ING Shuffles Financial Markets Roles

Leo Janssen has become head of financial markets in the UK at ING, the bank confirms. He was formerly Asian head of financial markets in Asia, based in Hong Kong. Janssen’s Asia role has been split between Percy Rueber, head of financial markets in Singapore, who is assuming the role of regional head, and Mark […]

Dunne New Head of TS Strategy at Reuters

Chris Dunne has become head of strategy for Reuters Treasury Services, reporting to Christopher Masters, director of strategy, marketing and projects for the division’s customer segment. Dunne has worked in a variety of treasury marketing and business management roles since joining Reuters in 1997 as FX markets manager. Prior to that, he was chief analyst […]

RBA’s Gruen on Secondment Richards Replaces

The Reserve Bank of Australia has appointed Tony Richards as head of economic research, following the decision of current incumbent, David Gruen, to accept secondment to the Commonwealth Treasury. Richards has gained experience in economic research and policy analysis at the Reserve Bank and more than 10 years with the International Monetary Fund, focusing in […]

Osborne to Head Derivatives at Prebon

Interdealer broker Prebon Yamane Marshall (UK) has announced that Rob Osborne has been appointed divisional managing director of derivatives in the company’s London office. Osborne assumes responsibility for the direction, as well as overseeing day-to-day operations, of all the derivative desks in London, says Prebon, and will report to Tony Verrier, chief executive officer. “Rob’s […]

Carr Trades Balaba for HBoS

Trevor Carr, previously head of European FX at Bayerische Landesbank in London, recently joined HBoS in London, taking a position in the bank’s treasury division on the derivatives and FX desk. The bank was unable to confirm the move by time of going to press.

Emmerson to HVB

Sean Emmerson has joined HypoVereinsbank in London as a senior forward trader responsible for cable, reporting to Bob Nudd, head of the bank’s forwards desk. He joins from Svenska Handelsbanken in Stockholm.

HSBC Makes Senior Appointments

HSBC has appointed Guillermo Gimenez as a senior exotic FX derivatives trader. Based in London, he will join the global FX derivatives team within HSBC Corporate, Investment Banking and Markets, and report to Frederic Boilereau, global head of exotic options trading. He began his career with Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in 1997 as part of the […]

Allright Goes to Wachovia

David Allright has left American Express and joined Wachovia Bank as vice president in charge of trading FX options, based in London. He reports to Nick Motson, a director and the London currency risk management trading manager.