FX hiring prospects to pick up in 2018, study says

Options Group expects many traders and sales people to move this year

Smaller is more: candidates moving from big dealers to less notable outfits can command 30% more money

Hiring activity in foreign exchange is expected to pick up in 2018, as the business remains an important revenue contributor for dealers, especially in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, according to a survey by recruitment firm the Options Group.

“Foreign exchange will continue its importance as a significant revenue contributor, and we anticipate many traders and sales people moving in 2018,” the company said in the paper What to expect in Ficc hiring in 2018.

But regional differences will

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a FX Week account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: