Day: July 12, 2019

In the FICC of it

In this week’s podcast Colin Lambert, managing editor of Profit & Loss, quizzes Galen stops, editor, regarding the political viability of  Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency, libra, after the latter sat through hours and hours of testimony on the subject in the US Senate and House. The two then discuss the potential impact of having a new chairman […]

Seegers Exits Jefferies

Bryan Seegers, senior vice president responsible for global eFX trading, algo execution and liquidity management at Jefferies in New York, has left the firm. His next destination could not be confirmed by press time. Seegers joined Jefferies in mid-2017 from ADS Securities, where he spent nearly five years, last as co-head of global e-FX coverage […]

Frank Joins InTouch Capital Markets

InTouch Capital Markets, which provides real-time institutional FX market intelligence, has added Peter Frank to its team of analysts. Based in London, Frank will report into Lee Oliver, head of InTouch FX. Prior to this role, he was most recently the global head of FX strategy at BBVA, while he has also held senior director […]

BidFX Opens Two New Offices

BidFX Systems, a division of TradingScreen (TS), is opening offices in Italy and Australia, with new hires heading each location. Carlo Scotto will run the Italian office, which will be based in Milan. He joins from Refinitiv, where he was responsible for sales and business development in Southern Europe for FXall. Scotto has also worked […]