Peter Collins leaves FXAll for Logicscope Realisations

Logicscope Realisations has appointed Peter Collins to the new position of Head of Sales.He joins from electronic forex trading platform FXall, where he was Director of Relationship Management with specific responsibility for the EMEA region.

Latest London Stock Exchange defence document dismissed by NASDAQ

NASDAQ has criticized the third defence document from issued by the London Stock Exchange (LSE) against its hostile bid as further evidence of its lack of a long-term strategic vision for the business and focus on short term measures.

Morgan Stanley opens prime brokerage operation in Singapore

Morgan Stanley has added Singapore to Hong Kong and Tokyo operations as a centre of prime brokerage services in the booming Asain hedge fund market. According to industry analysts Eurekahedge, Asian hedge fund managers are now looking after $140 billion of assets, and Singapore and Hong Kong are competing fiercely to attract them.

Erik Jens appointed CEO of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions

Erik Jens, currently Business Operating Officer within the Commercial and Private Banking division of Fortis Bank, has been appointed CEO of Fortis Prime Fund Solutions. Prime Fund Solutions is part of the Fortis Merchant and Private Banking division (CFC) which brings together Fortis’s Brokerage, Clearing, Custody and Prime Fund Solutions entities, including the financing and administration services supplied to hedge funds.