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Jul 15 2011 | 11:02am ET
Foreign exchange trading platform FXall has hired a former hedge fund executive to handle its options products.
Eric Jawitz was named a director and options product manager at the firm, starting this week. He formerly served as chief technology officer at DKR Capital, before moving on to Bloomberg, where he was product manager for foreign exchange options, and risk management software company Calypso Technology, where he was a senior market specialist.
Jawitz's hire comes just weeks after FXall named John Moorhouse director of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, charged with boosting the firm's hedge fund client base.
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