TraditionData Hires Three

TraditionData has unveiled three senior hires with Jeffrey Maron, New York-based, and Jim Swanson, London-based, joining the firm as global head of product and global vendor relations manager respectively, while Nobuyuki Ikeda has been appointed as a senior business development manager based in Tokyo. Maron joins the group from IHS Markit where he was managing […]
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24 Exchange Names Directors, Advisory Board Members

24 Exchange has announced the appointment of Tim Cartledge and Steve Resnick to the its Board of Directors, bringing its membership to five. In addition, the company has created a Board of Advisors and appointed Jose Marques and Marty Pompadur as its first two members. Cartledge has held directorships at BrokerTec, NEX SEF and EBS, the primary trading venues for the US Treasury and […]
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BIS Names Payments, Infrastructures, Innovation Heads

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) today announced the appointment of Tara Rice as Head of Secretariat for the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI), the global standard setter for payment, clearing and settlement services. Rice has been a member of the CPMI Secretariat since January 2019. She led its support of the G7 working group […]
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CLS Announces Three New Board Members

CLS has named three new members to its board of directors at the CLS Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 11 May 2020. The three are Karen Keenan and John Trundle, who have both been appointed as independent directors, and Naoto Nakamura from MUFG. Keenan is a C-suite executive with over 30 years of experience who recently retired as the chief administrative […]
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Beatty Joins FlexTrade

Paul Beatty has joined FlexTrade as director of business development – he will be based in New York and joins from Spotex, where he was a managing director having joined the firm in January 2019 after a short spell at TP Icap. Prior to the inter-dealer broking firm, Beatty spent more than 17 years at […]
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Patel Swaps Citi for HSBC

Profit & Loss understands that Chirag Patel has joined HSBC in London as a managing director in its FX trading business. He joins from Citi where he was most recently head of FX spot trading having taken that role after a sabbatical from his role as head of FX options trading. Patel worked for Citi […]
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FairXchange Nabs Morgan Stanley QSI Head

Execution analytics firm FairXchange has made a statement with the hire of the head of Morgan Stanley’s client-facing quant team, Jian Chen, to be its head of data science. At Morgan Stanley, Chen worked within the bank’s highly-regarded QSI team where he focused on developing data-driven trading analytics, including its real-time TCA offering QSI React. […]
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CLS Appoints CIO

CLS Group has announced the appointment of Thomas Barkhuff as chief information officer. He will report to Chief Executive Officer Marc Bayle de Jessé and serve as a member of the executive management committee and is responsible for the oversight of CLS’ technology and information security strategy and operations, including ensuring the continued delivery of […]
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Ideal Prediction Names CTO

Trading analysis and data science company, Ideal Prediction, has named Walter Bell as chief technology officer. Bell joins Ideal Prediction from Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he led an international team as the global head of rates e-trading quants. Prior to this, he managed technology teams in e-FX development, cross asset trading and global […]
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Levey Named as Libra Association CEO

Former US under-secretary of the Treasury Stuart Levey has been named as the the first CEO of the Facebook-backed Libra Association. He is currently chief legal officer at HSBC, a role he has held since 2012, and will assume the reins of Libra in the summer when he tenure at the bank ends and be […]
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