Month: April 2006

RBC Adds to Central Bank Team

Lucy O’Donnell will be joining RBC Capital Markets in London as a vice president on the global central bank team in May. She was previously at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein working in FX sales. The global central bank team is spread out among RBC’s offices in London, New York, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo. O’Donnell fills a […]

New Hire at Bank of America

Lianne Matthews has joined Bank of America in London as vice president, eFX business client integration, a spokesperson confirms. She joins from Deutsche Bank where she was responsible for product delivery for FX prime brokerage, eFX and FX Select, Deutsche Bank’s fund of funds platform. Matthews reports to Marco Pelizzoli, principal of global foreign exchange […]

Lava Hires Two

Curtis Perkins has joined trading platform provider LavaFX as a senior salesperson, based in New York. He joins after an extensive banking career in FX sales which included Chemical Bank, Barclays Capital and most recently BNP Paribas; all in New York. He will report to David Ogg, head of LavaFX, who says that further hires […]

SunGard Expands Asia Pacific Operations

SunGard has hired 20 new staff in Asia Pacific in the past two months and plans to expand further in 2006. John Wilson, president of SunGard’s Asia Pacific business unit, says the vendor is ’focussing on key opportunities such as Basel II compliance and treasury management’. A spokesperson tells Profit & Loss that three executives […]

ABN Appoints Options Trader in Singapore

ABN Amro has appointed John Lagman as a senior FX options trader in its Asia local markets team in Singapore. He will be responsible for trading Asian emerging market FX options. He replaces Terence Yiu who left the firm last month to join ING Wholesale Banking in Singapore as their head of foreign exchange options, […]