Fimat sets up services group to build alternative presence

Global brokerage, the Fimat Group, has created a financial services group to increase its presence in alternative investments.

A team, led by Stephan Solomon and Marc Cohen, will offer hedge fund managers, commodity trading advisers and other hedge fund market groups, services related to exchange traded and over-the-counter derivatives products, with special focus on fixed income and foreign exchange markets.

Fimat, which is part of the Société Générale Group, already provides the alternative