London
02 November 2017
Reporter: Theo Andrew

Saxo Capital Markets UK names new CEO


Saxo Capital Markets (SCML) has appointed Andrew Edwards as its new UK CEO as it plans to “build out and facilitate partnerships”.

Edwards will be responsible for strengthening the UK subsidiary of Saxo Bank, and building further collaborations, while helping the bank offer private clients access to multi-asset trading capabilities.

Prior to joining SCML, Edwards spent 14 years at ETX Capital, most recently as CEO.

Anthony Belchambers, non-executive chairman at SCML, said: “[Andrew Edwards] has a deep understanding of the UK market and the proven ability to enhance our service offering to institutions, private traders and investors.”

He added: “With regulatory requirements for major asset classes converging, Saxo is strongly supportive of the regulatory priority to set higher standards in the industry and for the better protection of clients.”

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