Matthew Larson, most recently CFO of the Americas business and global markets division at Barclays, joins Jefferies as chief financial officer.
More than $9 million has been raised at Jefferies for various charities to honour memory of late CFO Peg Broadbent, who died of the coronavirus in March.
Jefferies, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Citi and Bank of America were considered ‘standout dealers’ by US buy-side traders.
FX prime brokerage venture between Jefferies and Integral has completed its first trades after launching the TrueFX platform in November.
Longstanding financial chief at Jefferies and industry veteran Peg Broadbent died following complications with coronavirus.
The TrueFX clearing member network allows the buy-side to access liquidity from market makers without an intermediary.
BTIG launched its London-based fixed income credit division earlier this year as it expands services across Europe.
TrueFX from Jefferies and Integral aims to reduce costs for the buy-side by combining trading, technology and credit services into a single product.
Former long-standing chief executive of CLSA Jonathan Sloane has been named chairman of Asia at Jefferies.