Day: 30 April 2019

End of an Era as Roberts Retires

Micky Roberts has retired from Citi in London where he was on the hedge fund sales desk. His last day was Friday April 26. Roberts started in the foreign exchange market in 1978 at voice broking firm MW Marshalls and rose through the ranks to run the USD/DEM desk which was, at the time, the […]

GlobalLink CTO Set to Depart

Harsha Bhat is set to leave his role as senior vice president and CTO of GlobalLink at State Street. In this role he was responsible for overseeing the technology underpinning the Currenex, FX Connect, Fund Connect and Trade Services, managing an engineering department of over 150 people. A spokesperson for State Street confirms Bhat is […]

Traiana Offers FXPBs Additional Risk Control

Traiana has made changes to its Credit Risk Hub that will enable FX prime brokers (FXPBs) to define trade information in more detail in order to increase credit risk controls and reduce the risks of credit over-allocation. Traiana’s Credit Risk Hub comprises two services; Designation Notice Manager (DNM), which helps FXPBs establish, monitor, amend and […]

Brusso Leaves ICE

Scott Brusso has left ICE Futures US, where he was senior director, FX and metals. Although a spokesperson for ICE declines to comment on Brusso’s departure, Profit & Loss understands that the FX business at the exchange is now being led by Matthew Ryan, a senior director who has traditionally been focused on the soft […]