UOB strengthens trading desk in Singapore

Lin oversees all market-making and trading activities in foreign exchange, interest rates, bonds and their derivatives. He replaced Raymond Lee, former managing director for trading and regional head of global treasury, who left for ABN Amro in Malaysia in mid-2007.

Lin’s appointment follows the hire of other OCBC alumni. Kenneth Lam left Citibank Singapore in November to become director in market-making and trading at UOB, having joined the Citi from OCBC in April.

Chong Churn Wei moved to UOB as associate director in market-making and trading from OCBC in January.

Yap Tsok Kee joined as deputy head of trading at UOB in September. Yap, who previously traded interest rate derivatives at KBC Singapore, now spearheads interest rate trading.

UOB also transferred Steven Chung, executive director for trading and market-making, to Seoul as general manager on January 1.

  • LinkedIn  
  • Save this article
  • Print this page  

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: