LeapRate Exclusive… LeapRate has learned that Andreas Lazarou has been appointed CEO of HF Markets (DIFC) Ltd. The forex and commodity broker has now launched operations in the UAE through its newly acquired Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) license.
Andreas Lazarou has previously been with Abu Dhabi based brokerage group ADS Securities since 2013, first as Director of Marketing and later being promoted to CMO. He had joined ADS from FxPro, where we was also CMO from 2010-2013. Mr. Lazarou departed from ADS back in October 2017.
George Koumantaris, HFGroup CEO commented:
This is an important milestone for HF Markets. The UAE and the GCC offer very promising business prospects and we look forward to great success. The DIFC, through its reliable and strong governance, compliance and transparent structure, will strongly support our new entry to the region.
Commenting on this, Andreas Lazarou, CEO of HF Markets (DIFC) added:
HF Markets offers a broad range of financial products and invests heavily in educational seminars and workshops.
We are very confident that through our newly acquired DFSA License, and our competitive pricing and state of the art technology, HF Markets will expand further into positioning itself as a market leader in the region.
HF Markets (DIFC) Ltd is part of the HF Markets Group, widely known by the trading names HF Markets and HotForex.
With its new office operation in Dubai’s Index Tower, the forex and commodity broker is now ready to launch its widespread retail and professional trading services to MENA region clients.