Hotspot Hires Sextet Of Senior FX Staff Ahead Of Web Trading Launch


NEW JERSEY -- FX trading service Hotspot FX has hired six senior FX staff from top banks in New York, as the service prepares the launch of its electronic communications network (ECN) for Web-FX trading.

Five of the six join as traders on Hotspot's in-house FX trading team. They are: John Miesner, formerly chief FX trader at Standard Chartered Bank in New York; Guy Kershberg, former FX manager at French bank Credit Commercial de France in New York, which is now owned by HSBC; Edward Yu, a yen