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Crédit Suisse Changes FX Options Strategy; Denies 'Freezing' FX Options Credit Lines

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Crédit Suisse officials in Zurich say that the bank has decided to redirect its options strategy in global trading of currency options toward customer business. "There's a certain shifting of focus going on at the moment - we're becoming more end-user oriented, rather than just a provider of liquidity to the interbank market," says global FX sales chief Mark Rees-Kohler. He says it was easier for CS's fledgling currency options group - started 15 months ago -to build interbank volume at firs