EBS chairman resigns


LONDON -- Peter Bartko, chairman of the EBS spot FX broking service has resigned, and will leave the firm when his contract expires at the end of the year. Bartko, who has been with the firm since its launch in 1993, said in a staff announcement last Friday (November 23) that he would explore "new businesses and personal challenges", but did not give specific details.

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