UK Based Sucden Financial Ltd Is Amping up its eFX Sales Division

Karthik Subramanian

Karthik Subramanian has been a professional trader and fund manager over the last 18 years. He is basically a software developer who made the transition to financial domain around 18 years back as the attractiveness of the financial markets proved too much for him. He lives in Chennai in India along with his wife and son. He began his career as a software developer in 1999 and then gradually moved into the financial industry as he began trading stocks in his pastime. He then moved into the financial markets full time and then shifted his focus to the FX markets due to the liquid nature of these markets. Since then, he has been trading FX diligently and his favourite pair are the EURUSD and EURJPY. Over the last couple of years, he has found blockchain to be of high interest and considering his background in software and finance, he has since assembled a team of highly talented developers who have since worked on a variety of projects like crypto exchanges and blockchain architecturing. Now, he balances his time between trading and commenting on both the FX and crypto markets. He has worked with many publications including FX Street and Finance Magnates, which has helped him gain experience and also recognition across the industry. He loves to write and this passion has helped him to reach out across the FX and crypto industry. Right now, he works on his pet projects in the FX and crypto industry and spends his time writing and managing his blockchain team and helping it to reach higher.

Sucden Financial

UK Based Sucden Financial Ltd Is Amping up its eFX Sales Division

May 6, 2019
Sucden Financial
Sucden Financial

Sucden Financial Ltd is a UK based broker famous for its derivatives and forex services. The company has been active for more than four decades and is one of the ring-dealing members at the London Metal Exchange (LME) giving them access to major global exchanges which enables the company to offer their clients with fast, direct access to worldwide electronic markets. Sucden financials is now making changes to its eFX trading division and as part of the change, the company has hired Alan Amari as a new sales executive. Prior to joining Sucden Financials, Alan worked as an analyst and eFX sales executive at Parabellum Markets LLP for a period of nearly five years. While Alan joined Parabellum as an analyst post completing his bachelor’s degree, he soon shifted to eFX sales where he spent the majority of his tenure.

At Sucden Financials, Alan will be working under Kirsty Gillies – global head of eFX sales at the broker house. Kirsty herself is relatively new at the broker house having joined Sucden Financials last November. Kirsty has significant experience in the electronic trading sector having held high-level positions such as Assistant VP and Executive director of eFX sales at Barclays Capital, UK, and UBS, UK/Ireland as per her LinkedIn profile. Kirsty has gained significant knowledge and experience on various fields and aspects pertaining to the forex industry such as Foreign Exchange, Liquidity Management, Non-Bank Prime Brokerage and Algorithms for Hedge Funds, Proprietary Trading Firms, Banks, HNWI, Corporate and Retail Broker clients.

Speaking about her role as global head of eFX sales at Sucden Financial Ltd at the time of joining the firm, Kirsty stated that she is delighted to work at Sucden Financials and aims to strengthen the firm’s position on a global level by leveraging her skills and experience to advance the firm’s sales strategy for eFX division as per report in Finance Magnates website. The company has lately increased its efforts to expand its multi-asset services as per a report published by the firm last month, and the audited accounts at year ending on 31st December 2018 saw significantly higher profit and revenues. The company saw net profit increase to 16.4 million GBP compared to 10.9 million GBP in 2017 while net revenues rose to 63.3 million GBP compared to 48.7 million GBP in 2017 which is clear evidence that the moves made by the brokerage to improve its business is yielding visible results.

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