Currenex Expands Ahead of Atriax And FXall Launches


MENLO PARK, CA -- Internet FX trading service Currenex is expanding its London office and setting up two offices in Asia ahead of the launch of rival bank-owned consortium Atriax.

Lori Mirek, president and chief executive officer in California, says the firm will add 14 sales staff in its London office by mid-2001, and will set up regional offices in Tokyo and Singapore by the end of 2000.

The Atriax consortium, owned by US banks Citibank and Chase Manhattan, Germany’s Deutsche Bank and UK-ba