OpenFin appoints Dinsdale as Europe CTO

OpenFin, which offers and operating system (OS) for financial services, has hired Tim Dinsdale as its European CTO. In this role Dinsdale will be responsible for leading the firm’s technology efforts across the region, expanding OpenFin’s London-based development team and driving its desktop services initiatives globally. He is also set to lead the development and […]
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Arabadjis joins BNY Mellon in Newly Created Position

John Arabadjis has joined BNY Mellon as head of markets macro strategy product and analytics. In this newly-created position, Arabadjis is set to spearhead a wide-ranging overhaul of BNY Mellon’s macro strategy products and oversee the firm’s analytics team. Prior to this, Arabadjis spent 13 years at State Street, where he worked in collaboration with […]
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Cusack Swaps Citi for Deutsche Bank

Paul Cusack has joined Deutsche Bank’s FX prime brokerage (FXPB) team in London. Hired as a director, Cusack will report into Dave Reid, managing director, global head of FXPB at the bank. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Cusack spent 15 years at Citi, where he was also a director in the FXPB business. Cusack has […]
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ISAM Capital Markets Hires Two in Sydney

ISAM Capital Markets, through its subsidiary, IS Prime Australia, is expanding its APAC agency execution business with the hires of Angus Malone and Cal Portway in Sydney. Prior to joining IS Prime Australia, Malone and Portway were joint managing partners at VIA FX,  an independent Sydney-based voice and e-FX agency. Malone also has 15 years’ […]
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Cleary to Leave Cboe FX

Sean Cleary is set to leave Cboe FX, where he was global head of sales. Profit & Loss understands that Cleary will be leaving his position at the end of May, and that Ben Leit, currently head of FX sales, Europe, will assume his role. A spokesperson at Cboe FX says: “We thank Sean for […]
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SocGen Unveils New FIC Management

Weeks after revealing plans to cut 1,600 jobs, largely in its corporate and investment bank, and days after revealing a 26% drop in first quarter revenues, Societe Generale has named a new head of fixed income and currencies. Sylvain Cartier has been named as head of FIC, he will be based in Paris and will […]
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Three Senior EBS Managers to Step Down

Three senior executives at EBS are to leave the company as part of the previously announced plan to streamline the combined CME/EBS business following the exchange group’s takeover of certain assets of NEX Group last year. Informed sources confirm that Jim Iorio, global head of FX sales at EBS will leave the firm in the […]
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End of an Era as Roberts Retires

Micky Roberts has retired from Citi in London where he was on the hedge fund sales desk. His last day was Friday April 26. Roberts started in the foreign exchange market in 1978 at voice broking firm MW Marshalls and rose through the ranks to run the USD/DEM desk which was, at the time, the […]
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GlobalLink CTO Set to Depart

Harsha Bhat is set to leave his role as senior vice president and CTO of GlobalLink at State Street. In this role he was responsible for overseeing the technology underpinning the Currenex, FX Connect, Fund Connect and Trade Services, managing an engineering department of over 150 people. A spokesperson for State Street confirms Bhat is […]
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Brusso Leaves ICE

Scott Brusso has left ICE Futures US, where he was senior director, FX and metals. Although a spokesperson for ICE declines to comment on Brusso’s departure, Profit & Loss understands that the FX business at the exchange is now being led by Matthew Ryan, a senior director who has traditionally been focused on the soft […]
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