GFI to add 10 in FX

The London-, New York- and Singapore-based additions would add to GFI’s current headcount of 15 staff globally for foreign exchange sales and support.

Watson said the firm is seeing good growth in Europe -- particularly in eastern Europe -- the Middle East, Korea and Japan as a result of increasing use of currency options in those areas. Demand is also high from the US corporate sector, he said.

The firm’s sales push for foreign exchange products follows the launch of the online version of GF