LCH appoints Michael Davie as Global Head of Rates

Bank of China (UK) Limited joins LCH’s SwapClear

LCH, the global clearing house, announced today that Michael Davie has been appointed Global Head of Rates for LCH Group, effective immediately. Davie will report to Daniel Maguire, Group COO of LCH and Martin Pluves, CEO LCH Ltd.

Michael Davie’s appointment follows Daniel Maguire’s recent appointment as Group COO in addition to his role as Global Head of Rates and FX Derivatives. Daniel Maguire will transition his role as Global Head of Rates to Michael Davie, with Paddy Boyle continuing as Global Head of ForexClear.

In this role, Davie will lead the SwapClear and the Listed Rates business and oversee the launch and future extensions of LCH SwapAgent. He will continue to drive innovation, including capital optimisation through LCH’s compression services, delivering the next phase of LCH’s portfolio margining services and continue to explore other opportunities in the uncleared OTC market.

Daniel Maguire, COO, LCH Group, said:

I am delighted to welcome Michael back to LCH as Global Head of Rates. Michael has a proven track record of leading the SwapClear business through a period of outstanding growth. As such, he is well placed to lead LCH’s rates business through its continued expansion, including our move into the uncleared bilteral market through LCH SwapAgent.

Michael re-joins LCH after more than 18 months as Head of Rates Services at LSEG, developing the Group’s approach to rates products and overseeing the launch of CurveGlobal. Michael will remain as Chairman of CurveGlobal. Prior to this position, Michael spent five years at LCH in a variety of senior roles.

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