Tag: Marex Spectron

August 01, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Marex announces acquisition of ED&F Man Capital Markets

Ian Lowitt, CEO of Marex Group, commented: We are delighted to welcome the ED&F Man Capital Markets team to Marex. The business is an excellent fit with our existing capabilities, and I am excited by the opportunity of working across the significantly strengthened and expanded global footprint. Marex is gaining a high-quality global team. Jade…

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Acquisition
September 28, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Volcap Trading acquired by Marex

Marex and Volcap’s clients will benefit from the acquisition and the broader product offering it brings. Volcap’s operation will be immdiately integrated directly into the existing Marex client platform. Ian Lowitt, CEO of Marex, commented: Volcap will add to our softs offering and will be a good fit with our fast-growing structured products business, Marex…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
February 26, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: FXCubic names Richard Bartlett Head of Sales, Refinitiv launches Order Splitting on its trading platform

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) announced that its Board has appointed Annemie Rombouts as Chair of the Corporate Reporting Standing Committee (CRSC). According to the official press release, Rombouts was previously Deputy Chair of the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority. Her new appointment as chair of the CRSC is effective immediately. Moscow Exchange…

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partnership
February 23, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

New York-based energy futures group joins Marex Spectron

Vittal commented: We’re delighted to welcome this talented execution and clearing team with decades of experience in exchange-traded energy markets. We have been steadily growing our presence and expertise in North America to enhance our offering to clients globally. We fully expect that the Energy Futures group will further strengthen our comprehensive capabilities in this…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
November 13, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: BDSwiss adds 1000+ CFDs on ETFs and DMA stocks, Christian Frahm launches United Fintech

Eventus Systems, Inc., global provider of multi-asset class trade surveillance and market risk solutions, announced today that 100x Group, the holding structure for BitMEX, has chosen Eventus to support BitMEX’s trade surveillance and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) transaction monitoring. Cryptocurrency products trading platform BitMEX will deploy the cloud-based version of the Eventus Validus platform within the…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
October 09, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: FCA bans retail sale of crypto derivatives, CME Group launches TreasuryWatch Tool

Global commodities specialist Marex Spectron announced the appointment of Phillip Price as head of ferrous metals trading. At his new position, Price will report to Simon van Den Born, President of the Group. Price joined the firm in September 2020 and has been instrumental in the development of the global steel derivatives market over the past…

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CFTC penalty
September 25, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Marex to pay $370K to settle charges with the CFTC

The CFTC requires Marex and Marex Spectron to pay a fine in the amounts of $250,000 and $120,000, respectively. Both entities would also cease and desists form any further violations of the regulations. Division of Enforcement Director James McDonald commented: The Division of Enforcement will remain vigilant in enforcing minimum capital requirements for registered entities…

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Acquisition
July 29, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Agricultural brokerage Matthews Group joins Marex North America

Marex recently appointed Ram Vittal as CEO of Marex North America following the firm’s February 2019 acquisition of the customer business of Rosenthal Collins Group (RCG). Vittal commented: We are very focused on expanding our North America business and are delighted to add the capabilities and deep experience of Craig and his team. The breadth…

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