Rooke Returns To Forex Market To Help Sakura Bank Expansion

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Former BZW global foreign exchange and money markets chief Dennis Rooke, aged 50, has come out of retirement to join Sakura Bank in London as a senior advisor in a new push by the Japanese giant in treasury and capital markets.

Rooke, who joined Sakura in mid-March, has recruited Richard MacDonald, former global FX trading head at BZW, as FX manager in London. MacDonald left BZW in January after a restructuring.

According to Rooke, his remit at Sakura is to help the bank expand and upgrade it