Fraser Handed COO Role at Lumint

Lisa Fraser has been appointed as the new COO of Lumint, a firm which manages passive commodity hedging and passive currency overlay programs for institutional investors and provides a technology service platform for the management of hedging mandates. Based in Boston, Fraser had been working as Lumint’s director of implementation since July 2018 prior to […]
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AcadiaSoft Appoints Shay as Chairman

AcadiaSoft, a provider of risk and collateral management services for non-cleared derivatives, has appointed John Shay as its new board chairman. Shay succeeds Howard Edelstein, who had served on AcadiaSoft’s board of directors since the founding of the company in 2009. Shay founded and currently serves as managing partner at Capital Market Services, a clearing […]
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Johnson Loses Appeal Against Conviction

In what may be a significant decision for the foreign exchange industry, former HSBC head of cash FX trading Mark Johnson has lost his appeal to have his conviction and sentence overturned in the US. In their decision, justices Calabresi, Lohier and Donnelly, say: “We conclude that there was sufficient evidence to convict Johnson on […]
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AL&P Hires Ridewood as Senior PM

Adrian Lee & Partners (AL&P) has hired Michael Ridewood as a senior portfolio manager. Ridewood has over 14 years’ experience in portfolio management with a focus on currency and global markets. Most recently he was the founder and managing partner at Atreaus Capital, a global macro hedge fund launched in 2012 which grew close to […]
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Boehler Joins UBS?

Market sources tell Profit & Loss that Adrian Boehler has joined UBS as global head of FX distribution. Based in London the sources say he will report to George Athanasopoulos, global head of FX, rates and credit. Boehler was last at BNP Paribas in London where he spent just over seven years in a variety of […]
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Robertson Joins Siege FX

Marek Robertson has joined Siege FX, which offers peer-to-peer FX netting for institutional clients, as head of distribution. Based in London, Robertson has spent the past three years doing consultancy work, most recently with New Change FX. Prior to that, he spent over 14 years at Barclays, where he held the title of head of […]
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Ziccarelli Exits CLS

Joe Ziccarelli has left his role as managing director, head of sales, at CLS Group. “Joe Ziccarelli, head of sales, left his role at CLS in August. The CLS sales department has a strong team of regional heads who will assume Joe’s sales responsibilities until a successor is appointed. We thank Joe for his contribution […]
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SGX Hires Patimova in London

SGX has hired Elena Patimova in London as director, equities and FICC. In this role she will be responsible for sales and business development for SGX’s suite of derivatives contracts in Europe, covering hedge funds, CTAs, proprietary trading companies, banks and FCMs. Prior to joining SGX, Patimova was a senior vice president, business development at […]
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Arnold Lands PM Role at Citadel

Derek Arnold has joined Citadel as a portfolio manager in the firm’s London office. Arnold joins after more than a year working as a currency portfolio manager at Goldman Sachs, prior to which he was at Amundi Pioneer for over ten years and held the title vice president, FX portfolio manager, at the time of […]
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Credit Suisse Hires Callaghan

Brittany Callaghan has joined Credit Suisse as vice president, electronic FX sales, based in New York. Callaghan joins the bank after four years at FXSpotStream in a sales role. Prior to that, Callaghan was an associate at Societe Generale and spent over five years as an analyst at JP Morgan.
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