Johnson Joins Floating Point Group

Ture Johnson has joined Floating Point Group, which provides a single point of access to digital asset markets for hedge funds, asset managers and investors, where he will be focused on institutional sales and trading. Johnson joins from Seabury Global Markets, where he had held the title of director, sales and distribution, since 2017. Prior […]
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Walter Joins C6 Bank

David Walter has joined C6 Bank, a Brazilian online bank founded in 2018, as a senior FX options broker. Based in New York, Walter joins the firm after working as a consultant for over a year. Prior to that, he was a senior FX options broker at Sunrise Brokers for two years and an FX […]
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Former HSBC Flow Rates Head Charged by CFTC

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed civil enforcement action in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York against Christophe Rivoire, former global head of flow rates at HSBC in New York, charging him with engaging in a deceptive scheme to manipulate the pricing of an interest rate swap between […]
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Harris Departs Campbell & Company

Michael Harris has left his role as president of Campbell & Company. A spokesperson for the firm tells Profit & Loss that Campbell reached a mutual agreement with Harris to step down from his role in order “to pursue other opportunities”. “We are genuinely thankful to Mike for his leadership and endless drive in all […]
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New York Fed Names New Markets Head

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has announced new senior leaders for its Markets and Financial Services Groups. Daleep Singh has been named executive vice president and head of the Markets group; Lorie Logan has been named executive vice president and manager of the System Open Market Account (SOMA); and Christopher Armstrong has been […]
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Northern Trust Bolsters US FX Team

Northern Trust hired David Byne and William Hartnett for its global FX solutions practice in North America. The bank says that the pair will be responsible for driving growth across the full range of FX solutions at Northern Trust, including algorithmic trading, currency management and its outsourced end-to-end FX dealing service, CompleteFX. Based in New […]
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LedgerX Founders Placed on Administrative Leave

LedgerX co-founders and senior executives, Paul Chou and Juthica Chou, have been placed on administrative leave by the board of directors of the platform’s parent company, Ledger Holdings. The board has installed Larry Thompson, formerly vice chairman of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), as interim CEO and lead director of the firm. Paul […]
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Newman Joins CIT in Sales Role

Lane Newman, who last year left his role as director of FX trading at ING in New York after 19 years, has joined CIT Bank to head the FX sales effort, sources say. At CIT, New York-based Newman reports into managing director, Karl Shlaudeman, who is based in California.
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Oanda Names Grant as APAC COO

Oanda has appointed David Grant as COO for Asia Pacific.  Based in Singapore, he will be responsible for overseeing the firm’s administrative and operational functions as well as enhancing the overall efficiency of the business. Grant joins from Gain Capital, where he had been the COO for APAC since 2015. Before that, he held the […]
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Cifuentes Joins BitGo

Andres Cifuentes has joined BitGo, which offers custody solutions for digital assets, as executive director, institutional sales.  Prior to this he was most recently at Cboe FX, having joined in an FX sales role in 2016 when the platform was still called Hotspot and was owned by BATS Global Markets, which was acquired by Cboe […]
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