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VELA’s DMA Platform Listed in JPX Website with an Eye to Further Expand into APAC

April 2, 2019

VELA, an independent provider of trading and market data technology has announced that its award-winning Direct Market Access (DMA) platform is now available in the Japan Exchange Group (JPX) site in Tokyo region. The access to the Tokyo region through JPX will strengthen the Vela’s presence in the APAC region and also well bodes with the firm’s wider expansion plans in the region to enable clients to trade additional markets, locally and globally.

Key Personnel Appointments at Maybank Kim Eng, Gain Capital and BGC Partners

March 21, 2019

London-based Investment banking and brokerage division of Malaysian Bank, Maybank Kim Eng has announced that it has promoted Andrew Gee to the role of Head of Prime Services Sales. Andrew’s promotion of higher management level comes barely four years after he joined the firm when he was appointed as Head of Institutional sales. He has served in various roles across CFD and prime execution services.