LONDON Newedge Group has
made a series of appointments to its global metals
In New York, William Taylor has
been appointed senior director, head of metals trading for the
Americas. Taylor has been a member of the Newedge Groups
New York team for 15 years. In addition, Anthony Kelly,
formerly with New York-based Natixis North America Inc., has
been named associate director of trading at Newedge in New
In London, Newedge named Andrew
Patterson senior director, head of metals trading for Europe,
the Middle East and Africa. Patterson has 17 years
experience in the metals business, most recently as head of the
Newedge floor team on the London Metal Exchange.
Andrew Foxley, also to be based
in London, was appointed director, global head of metals
e-brokerage. He will cover Newedges electronic platform,
Metals Edge, along with its China Connect product.
Pengjiang (Richard) Fu has been
hired as director of metals to serve Asian market participants
looking to trade on European exchanges. Fu previously was with
London-based Jefferies Bache LLC, where he was head of the
In Hong Kong, Wendy Law has
joined the company as director, head of sales in Asia. She
comes from Natixis Commodities Markets Ltd., along with Alan
Burr, who is now director, head of trading in Asia.
In addition, Andy Ko, who
previously worked for Paris-based Natixis in Hong Kong, has
joined the metals desk as associate director of trading in
Newedge is an LME Category I
ring dealing member.