Nick Tranter joined equities broker Execution on August 3 as head of derivatives, a new role intended to develop the firm's institutional and hedge fund derivatives business .
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has named Andrew Lamb as chief executive of its European clearing house, CME Clearing Europe, subject to regulatory approval of the venture.
David Cooksey will join UK Financial Investments (UKFI), the company set up to manage the government's stakes in UK banks, as chairman on August 1.
Barclays Capital has made a number of new hires for its Asian foreign exchange business, including Ivan Ferraroni as head of forex bank sales for the Asia-Pacific region.
Sanaz Zaimi will join Bank of America Merrill Lynch as head of fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) in early 2010.
Stuart Hendel and Mitch Moore have joined UBS as global head of prime brokerage and global head of exchange-traded derivatives, respectively.
JP Morgan has rotated and promoted a number of key staffers in its Asian equity derivatives unit, with severalrelocating to the UK and US.
UBS has appointed Chris Murphy as its new global head of interest rate derivatives trading.