Day: 22 July 2019

P&L Talk Series with Guy Debelle

As he assumes the reins of the Global FX Committee, Reserve Bank of Australia deputy governor Guy Debelle talks to Colin Lambert about the impact of the FX Global Code and the importance of maintaining momentum as the GFXC seeks to broaden its reach. Colin Lambert: We are now more than two years on from […]

Seth Joins Commerzbank

Nirav Seth has joined Commerzbank in New York as director, FX and interest rates trading. Seth joins the bank after spending the past few years as a portfolio manager at Samarpan Holdings, where he traded a personal portfolio. Prior to that, he worked for Citi between 2010 and 2016 as a director, FX and interest […]

Wu Joins Credit Agricole

Patrick Wu has joined Credit Agricole as head of EM Asia FX and rates trading. Based in Hong Kong, Wu joins from ANZ, where he had been head of trading, North Asia, since 2014. In that role, he was responsible for managing the fixed income trading business for the bank in the Greater China region […]

TradAir Completes $11m Investment Round

TradAir has completed an $11 million Series D round, led by new investors GF Investments and the family office of Harvey Golub, former chairman and CEO of American Express. Existing investors, including Long Ridge Equity Partners and Viola Ventures, continued with their support and added to their investment in the round. Although it has not […]

Caplin Adds Crypto to Trading Platform

Technology provider Caplin has announced the addition of cryptocurrencies to its range of technology components for multi-asset trading. Using its financial markets domain expertise and multi-asset User Experience (UX), Caplin has added a new asset class and further enhanced its platform in response to client requests for a professional and robust crypto trading experience. The […]

And Finally…

There is still so much “spin” around liquidity, for as we have noted in our In the FICC of It podcast, while the platforms and liquidity providers would have us believe there is no problem, the occasional flash move and, more pertinently I would argue, survey results indicating liquidity remains a very high concern for clients […]