ABN Amro hires derivatives managers in London, NY

Alex Barrett, a former head of FX sales at Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, joined last week as global head of FX derivatives marketing, based in London. Demetri Papacostas has joined in New York as North American head of FX derivatives marketing.

Barrett and Papacostas report to Robert Valdes-Rodriguez, global head of FX distribution, based in New York, who said the move is part of a strategy "to significantly expand" market-share. "Alex and Demetri have broad experience at leading derivatives i