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Jul 23 2014 | 7:13am ET
BCS Financial Group, the largest trader on the Russian exchange, has appointed Matthieu Ressencourt to lead its equity derivatives trading in London.
Ressencourt joins from VTB Capital where he headed up the equity volatility trading until departing in March. He was one of the founding members of the equity volatility trading team in 2008 at VTB Capital and helped to develop both the institutional client business and options market making activity on LSE Derivatives, Eurex and the Moscow Derivatives Exchange.
Joseph Dayan, head of markets of BCS Financial Group in London, commented:
“Matthieu has a strong record of helping to develop and grow the trading side of businesses which has been demonstrated throughout his career; this includes growing teams from scratch and creating new products for clients. We look forward to welcoming Matthieu to BCS and working together to continue to grow the company.”
BCS Prime Brokerage, the UK regulated arm of the BCS Financial Group, provides high and low touch solutions for Russia and core global and emerging markets. BCS is the largest trader of equities and FX on the Moscow exchange by turnover and has a 20%-25% market share of equity trading.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…