Day: June 7, 2019

Five on Friday: What Happened in Markets This Week

Lizzy Birmingham provides a brief roundup of the major FX moves this week, and the drivers behind each. 1) Euro Climbs Following Draghi’s Rate Hike Delay On Thursday, the euro climbed 0.6%, reaching a seven-week high of $1.1290 against the USD. This increase in value came following ECB President Mario Draghi’s announcement that the ECB […]

Robertson Joins New Change FX

Marek Robertson has joined New Change FX as head of benchmark products. Based in London, Robertson joins having spent the past three years in a variety of fintech-focused consultancy roles. Prior to that, he was the head of European e-FICC sales and global e-FX sales at Barclays, which he joined in 2002. Robertson also spent […]

Leung Set to Leave Cumberland

Jason Leung is set to leave his role as global head of Cumberland, the cryptocurrency trading firm. Cumberland was founded in 2014 as a spin-off from DRW, a Chicago-based principal trading firm where Leung had been global head of FX options since 2013. He subsequently moved over to join the Cumberland team in 2017. Profit […]