Tesco Pension Fund has appointed CME Group’s former head
of clearing to advise it on issues arising from European
interest rate swaps clearing and the Market Abuse
Adam Husted joined the fund – which has more than £ 8
billion in assets under management – as a project manager
and consultant six weeks ago, having worked as a consultant
for Ocreus Group for the previous four months.
Schroders income and FX trading teams will combine to
form a single global team, under the leadership of Robbie
Boukhoufane has been at Schroders for the past 4 years,
heading up the rates, credit and FX trading team.
Standard Life promoted derivatives dealer Martin Robertson
to head of derivatives trading for Standard Life Investments.
It came almost a year after Steven Swann, the previous
head of derivatives trading, took over as global head of
trading when veteran trader Jim Conway retired.
Standard Life Investments London HQ
JP Morgan has hired State Street’s former head of its futures
commission merchant (FCM) business.
Scott Bevier has rejoined JP Morgan as a managing
director of its global fund services unit, focusing on “key
strategic initiatives include the middle office outsourcing and
investment information services product build-out”.
ABN AMRO CLEARING CHICAGO
ABN Amro Clearing has appointed a new chief executive of
its Chicago-based operations, following the departure of
industry veteran John Ruth.
Andrej Bolkovic took up the role of CEO of ABN Amro
Clearing Chicago at the end of June. He was previously global
chief operations officer of ABN Amro Clearing Bank in
Amsterdam, a role he had held since February 2015.
GH Financials has appointed a former senior Societe
Generale derivatives broker to head its London-based listed
derivatives sales and execution desk.
Steven Wilkins joined the brokerage and clearing firm in
July, following his departure from the French bank in May.
has named Thomson
Reuters veteran Peter Moss
as CEO of its Reference Data
Moss had spent 25 years
with Thomson Reuters,
most recently leading its
financial division, a global
business with $6 billion in
Flex Trade has
Remolina as a new director
of sell-side order
management system (OMS)
Based at the company’s
head office in New York,
he will oversee sales and
for Flex Trade’s sell-side
OMS products. He joins
after nine years with
The Futures Industry
Association (FIA) has
named Deutsche Bank’s
Gregg Wood as its senior
vice president for global
industry operations and
Wood was previously
director of algorithmic
derivatives and foreign
exchange for the bank. He
will be responsible for
operational and technical