Prebon Yamane snares rival's forwards brokers

Simon Mirza joins as head of the euro forwards desk, starting today (October 14). He reports to Andy Farrington, divisional managing director, FX and cash. Derek Thomas and Raeffer Govoni are joining in Aussie/Kiwi forwards.

"We are confident that Simon will be able to further develop our already strong market presence in the euro FX market," Prebon said in a statement released last week. The spokesperson added that the hires of Thomas and Govoni are further evidence of "our determination to