Currency Derivatives House of the Year – UBS

(l to r) Lutfey Siddiqi, Shola Fawehinmi, Sharon Robless, Raju Pusapati, Hans-Ueli Berger, of UBS

UBS has traditionally been a foreign exchange flow trading powerhouse with much of its Asian business being driven by its hugely successful wealth management division, but less than two years ago the firm undertook a strategic revamp of its global forex activities. This took the form of a large investment in technology - but also in increasing its onshore presence in a number of key Asian markets, including Japan, Australia, India, Taiwan and Korea.

In the last 12 months this strategic realignme