Maxine Dennis has left her position as senior FX trader at Societe Generale/Newedge. She had been at the firm for more than five years, having joined from a short spell with Alpari (UK).
Dennis has spent more than 30 years in FX trading, prior to Alpari she took a career break after spending four years at Citi in London on the FX spot desk trading EUR/USD, Cable and USD/JPY. Prior to Citi she was at UBS in London for nine years, most latterly as a director trading G10 currrencies. She joined UBS from a five year trading career at Fuji Bank.
Dennis’ exit comes as SocGen unveiled a package of cuts to its global markets business, including the departure of head Frank Drouet, with sources saying more cuts are likely.
Dennis is currently looking for new opportunities in the FX industry.