BZW Beefs Up Currency Options Group Adds Rachel Huggard As London Chief

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BZW is beefing up its FX options group with new hires in sales and trading, according to global FX options chief Steve Bassi. The bank has hired a new London plain-vanilla options chief dealer, Rachel Huggard, to fill a spot vacant for nearly a year, he says.

Huggard traded dollar/mark options at HSBC Markets/Midland, he says, acting as chief dealer for the London options desk. "The previous chief dealer here left shortly after I arrived," says Bassi, who joined the bank from Midland about a