Industry Bids Farewell to TradingScreen Founder Buhannic

Following news that industry veteran and founder and CEO of TradingScreen, Philippe Buhannic, has died, the Futures Industry Association (FIA) issued a statement, acknowledging Buhannic’s pioneering role in electronic trading. The statement, issued by FIA’s president and CEO, Walt Lukken, and the chairman of FIA’s board of directors, Jerome Kemp, the global head of futures, […]
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Two FX Specialists Leave IHS Markit?

Industry sources tell Profit & Loss that two FX specialists have left IHS Markit. FX market veteran and director in the customer solutions business, Sue Attwood, is believed to have left, as have David Mallinder, director, FX sales at the firm. Attwood’s departure ends an 11-year career at the firm which started when she joined […]
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Faryar Returns to ADSS

Hormoz Faryar has rejoined ADSS in the United Arab Emirates as head of institutional sales. He will  report to Khaldoun Sharaiha, global head of sales, who reports to chairman & CEO of ADSS. Faryar left ADSS in 2017 after almost six years at the firm, most latterly as head of institutional sales for the Middle […]
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QCAM Adds Directors, Adds to EB

Currency management firm QCAM Currency Asset Management has named three new members of its Supervisory Board and unveiled the appointment of Martin Pendert to its Executive Board. Gary Klopfenstein, Hélie D’Hautefort and Ekaterina Schiess are joining the Supervisory Board, Klopfenstein has previously served as an advisor to the firm and is chairman of Chicago-based GK […]
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Sood Joins JB Drax Honore

Profit & Loss understands that Dominic Sood has joined JB Drax Honore as a director and senior salesperson in the FX team. He will be based in London and reports to Ben Shooter, global head of FX at the firm, which was established in 2004 by bond traders Jonathan Glassberg and Benn Shepherd. Sood joins […]
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Donlon Joins RJ O’Brien

Mark Donlon has joined RJ O’Brien to head a newly-established OTC swaps business. He will be based in New York and report to Dan Staniford, RJO’s chief sales officer. Donlon has a nearly 30-year career in OTC and listed derivatives with a specialty in fixed income sales and trading. He built and ran global interest […]
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OneZero Hires Rose for New Role

OneZero Financial Systems, which provides multi-asset enterprise financial services technology solutions, today announces that Jamie Rose has joined the company as director of relationship management. Rose will be responsible for developing and managing key client relationships across the UK and Western Europe to support the expansion of the firm’s presence in these markets. Rose previously […]
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InTouch FX Hires Elmer, Dack, for Asian Expansion

Real-time market intelligence firm InTouch Capital Markets has hired two FX market veterans, Todd Elmer and Keith Dack, for its InTouch FX service in Asia. The two new hires will work alongside the firm’s existing teams covering the European and US sessions and allow it to provide analysis on a 24-hour basis. InTouch Capital Markets […]
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Burr Joins Sucden

Sucden Financial has appointed Alan Burr for LME metals and options trading at its Hong Kong subsidiary. The firm says the appointment will help enhance the Hong Kong hub’s market making to add liquidity in the region. He will primarily focus on LME metal products, including options and average price contracts, working directly with the […]
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Marex Appoints Vittal in US

Commodities brokerage Marex Spectron has appointed Ram Vittal as CEO of North America. He will be based in New York and report to Ian Lowitt, group chief executive. He joins from JPMorgan Chase, where he was managing director and head of treasury services franchise client management spearheading client solutions leveraging data analytics and digital technologies. […]
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