Chicago headquartered global market maker – Citadel Securities recently revealed in a statement that it has hired a new head of e-FX division. As per the statement released by the firm, it has hired former Jefferies Senior Vice President of e-FX division Bryan Seegers to serve as the spearhead its e-FX sales business division.
According to Bryan’s LinkedIn profile, his official title at the firm is Director of e-FX Sales and his term at the firm starts this month. Bryan resigned from US-headquartered multinational investment banking and financial services provider back in July 2019 having served at the firm as the head of its global e-FX trading division for a period of two years and two months. Post resigned from the firm earlier this month, he took a short break before taking on his new role at Citadel Securities. The US investment bank hasn’t revealed yet as to who has replaced Bryan in his role as Senior Vice President of e-FX division. Meanwhile, in his new role as Director of e-FX Sales at Citadel Securities, Bryan is responsible for overseeing the firm’s execution services as per details mentioned in his Linkedin profile.
Meanwhile, another veteran from Forex industry – Joe Conlan makes a leap to new vertical in financial services industry having resigned from US-based holding firm Currency Mountain which focuses on forex sector to join Peurto Rico based Cryptocurrency banking service provider SJMBT. Joe is an industry veteran with nearly 23 years of experience serving in top tier financial service providers which deal with forex sector. During his short tenure with Currency Mountain, he served as the firm’s Director of Sales. Prior to Currency Mountain, he served as Global Head of FX Sales for nearly 11 years. Aside from his current role at SJMBT, he also serves as Executive Director of Decentralised New York Chapter – a Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Professional Association and as Executive Secretary at FinPro Network LLC for which he is also one of the founding members. He also serves as Managing Director of Colabyrinth Tech LLC as per information in his LinkedIn profile.
SJMBT- more commonly known as San Juan Mercantile Bank & Trust International is a start-up which caters to cryptocurrency traders having obtained banking license from Puerto Rican regulators back in March 2019. The banking firm is actually a wholly-owned subsidiary of cryptocurrency trading platform provider San Juan Mercantile Exchange. The exchange and its banking subsidiary were recently in news for its efforts in the development of settlement service which handles both Cryptocurrency and fiat currency trading.
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