The past week saw appointments from Citi, BestEx Research, the FCA, Kepler Cheuvreux and departures from UBS and BlockFi.
Tag: BestEx Research
New general counsel brings over four decades’ worth of experience to the role, having previously served at Instinet and Goldman Sachs.
BestEx expands futures trading into Europe and Asia-Pacific with Eurex, Euronext, Singapore Exchange and Australian Securities Exchange
The extension is the first time that BestEx will offer futures trading outside of the US in light of growing demand for its algo trading platform.
New platform aims to address demand for improved performance and increased transparency and control, while delivering technology designed specifically for the Canadian market.
Incoming director brings over 15 years’ experience in electronic trading and transaction cost analysis.
New director of execution services at BestEx Research has previously served at JP Morgan Chase, Virtu Financial, KCG Holdings, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Barclays.
David Conner and John King join BestEx Research with 40 years of experience at major institutions such as Citi, Liquidnet and JP Morgan.
The new futures algorithms suite follows a series A funding round for BestEx Research that took place in December to raise funds for product development.
The Series A funding round at BestEx Research Group was led by QC Ventures and took the company’s valuation to $50 million.
Shortly after its official launch, BestEx Research has confirmed Triad Securities will adopt its algorithmic trading platform.