TD Securities hires head of European FX

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TD Securities has hired Morgan Stanley's Brian Perry as head of European foreign exchange in London.

Perry was head of UK, European and Middle Eastern real-money sales at Morgan Stanley. In his new role, which he starts on July 15, he will report to Michael Gibbens, global head of FX at TD Securities in Toronto. He will also sit on the bank's global FX management committee.

Perry had been at Morgan Stanley in London for just under three years, having joined in May 2010. Before that he worked at