UBS Adds Former Barclays Forex Salesman To Hedge Fund Team

Oct 31 2014 | 6:10am ET

UBS has hired a former Barclays foreign-exchange salesman to bolster its hedge-fund sales business.

Christophe Gioffredo will focus on currencies at his new post. He is based in London and reports to head of U.K. currency distribution Michael Bichan.

Gioffredo was laid off by Barclays in June after a decade at the bank. Prior to joining Barclays, he spent three years at Goldman Sachs’ forex desk.

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