TRADING PLACES

TRADING PLACES

 Rob Wittmann has been appointed by ACI: the Financial Markets Association as regional executive for the Americas. Wittmann, who is also director of FX for Canada, at Royal Bank of Canada in Toronto, will take over from Gerry Gohler, starting January 1, 2000.

 Philip Peters, senior FX dealer at Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank in London, is leaving the bank. An official says that no replacement has yet been made.

 Albert Hoyle, head of spot FX at Standard Chartered Bank's major currencies desk in London h