Virtu Names Execution Services Head

Virtu Financial has named Jessica Morrison co-head of Virtu-ITG APAC and head of execution services in the region. Morrison will join the firm in June 2020 from her current role of head of execution services sales at Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Prior to this, she served as the director and head of APAC market […]
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Eventus Hires Two

One month after completed a $10.5 million Series A funding round, trade surveillance and market risk software provider Eventus Systems has unveiled two hires to its Chicago office with Eric Einfalt and David Mitchell joining the firm. Einfalt has been named chief strategy officer and will report to Travis Schwab, CEO of Eventus. He was […]
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In Memoriam: Curtis Moonan 1975-2020

The FX industry received some very sad news last week as Curtis Moonan, head of execution and clearing services, at Velocity Trade unexpectedly passed away. Talk to anyone who knew Curtis and probably the first thing that they’ll tell you is that he was a master raconteur who had an uncanny ability to hook you […]
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Renouf Joins NAB

Profit & Loss understands that Katie Renouf has joined National Australia Bank in London as a director, FX sales. She joins from BNP Paribas in London where she spent just over six years, initially in a business development role in the Channel Islands and more latterly in London in FX sales to currency and passive […]
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Capitolis Bolsters Management Team

Capitolis hired Amos Arev as vice president of engineering, and appointed Igor Teleshevsky as executive vice president and head of professional services, and Illit Geller as chief business development officer. “We’re thrilled to have an incredible team of leaders who are passionate about delivering a groundbreaking technology platform to our clients and making markets safer […]
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StanChart Appoints Digital Head

Kahina van Dyke has joined Standard Chartered’s Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking division (CCIB) as global head, digital channels and client data analytics. She will be based in Singapore and report to Simon Cooper, chief executive, CCIB, at the bank. Van Dyke, who has previously been named in the top 25 women in financial technology […]
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BIS Appoints Innovation Hub Chiefs

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has announced two key appointments to the BIS Innovation Hub, an initiative unveiled last year and designed to support central bank collaboration on new financial technology. Andrew McCormack, chief information officer at Payments Canada, will head the BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Singapore, with Morten Bech, head of secretariat for […]
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Wingrove Joins Westpac

Bethany Wingrove has joined Westpac in London in a newly-created e-specialist role. Wingrove joins from Deutsche Bank where she worked in FX institutional sales and was more recently in e-FX sales for Europe providing specialist electronic FX coverage advice to a diverse range of Institutional clients. She will report to Ian O’Flaherty, head of digital […]
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Cloud9 Appoints COO

Cloud9 Technologies has appointed Jim Miller as chief operating officer (COO). In this role, he will guide product realisation and rollout, as well as assist in defining business and market strategies across the organisation, including the company’s efforts to facilitate the integration of voice data and activity into the trader workflow. Miller joined the firm […]
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Global Reach Expands Team

Global Reach Group, a provider of corporate and personal foreign exchange, has further bolstered its senior management team with its latest hire, Tim Rudman. Rudman joins as chief operating officer, supporting the strategy of product, payment, and technology innovation across Europe, after spending almost 12 years at WorldFirst (part of Ant Financial), in roles such as the head of operations […]
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