Following a deal inked in mid-2016 with China’s CFETS for electronic execution services in mainland China, EBS BrokerTec has been actively expanding its footprint and relocating key staff to the region. P&L’s Julie Ros talks with Jeff Ward, global head of EBS Direct and head of EBS BrokerTec in Asia, about the moves.
Recognising the potential for growth across Asia Pacific, EBS BrokerTec embarked on a growth plan for the region nearly a year ago, as the company was working on a deal
LMAX Exchange (Lmax) has appointed Quentin Miller to the newly created position of head of institutional FX for Asia Pacific.
Based in Singapore, Miller will be responsible for growing the institutional business in the region and will report to Scott Moffat, the managing director for Asia Pacific.
Miller joins from Standard Chartered, where he was executive director of e-trading in Singapore. He has also held senior roles at Commerzbank, RBS and JP Morgan Chase in Singapore and London.
In a release issued today, the firm says the appointment enhances its distribution capabilities in the institutional client segment and builds upon its existing regional presence, which includes a matching engine in Tokyo (TY3), as well as a sales and operational hub in Hong Kong.