Cürex names Franz Schmidpeter Senior Managing Director, Head of Global Business Development

New York City-based institutional foreign exchange execution services and data analytics company Cürex Group has announced that Franz Schmidpeter has been promoted to Senior Managing Director and Head of Global Business Development.

Mr. Schmidpeter has 25 years’ experience in the global FX markets including in proprietary trading, product development and client relations.

Jamie Singleton, Cürex Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented on the news:

Franz has been instrumental in developing Cürex’s web-based analytics tools that provide our customers with pre-trade market intelligence and real-time, post-trade analytics to improve their trading outcomes and prove best execution compliance. At the same time, Franz has developed and manages many of our most important client relationships. This recognition and promotion is richly deserved.

Mr. Schmidpeter stated:

It is incredibly rewarding to work with sophisticated buy side clients to bring them Cürex market innovations and cutting edge tools that improve their FX trading outcomes. Cürex’s analytics suite is unique in the FX markets, and I Iook forward to continuing to enhance our product offerings for Cürex’s growing buy side client base.

Glen Sargeant has also joined its ranks as Managing Director, European Business Development just two months ago.

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