Jason Leung has joined IG North America, which provides trading in indices, shares, FX and commodities, as a senior advisor. In his new role, he will be advising the IG North America’s president, Ian Peacock.
IG operates Nadex (binary exchange), DailyFX (retail research) and an FX brokerage business, all of which Leung will be advising on.
Leung was previously global head of Cumberland, they cryptocurrency trading arm of DRW, between mid-2017 and mid-2019, after which he served a six-month stint at ErisX as a board member. Prior to that role, Leung served as global head of FX options for DRW between 2013-2017.
Prior to joining DRW, Leung was an OTC FX options trader at Infinium Capital Management, a founding member at Clarity Investments and a principal at Bank of America. His trading career began at UBS Warburg in 1997, where he spent six years as an FX options trader.