Sucden Financial Appoints Wayne Roworth as Co-Head of e-FX

Monday, January 26, 2015

Sucden Financial has appointed Wayne Roworth as Co-Head of e-FX, alongside Peter Brooks.

Wayne RoworthWith over 20 years’ experience in FX trading, liquidity management and relationship development, Wayne joins the firm from Shift Forex where he was Director of Liquidity Services. Previous tenures include an executive directorship at FX Pro (UK) and senior dealing and risk management roles at CMC Markets Plc.

Wayne will work with Peter Brooks to manage and further enhance Sucden Financial’s FX and bullion liquidity offering, which it supplies to brokers and financial institutions seeking STP liquidity. They will both report directly to Michael Overlander, Chief Executive of Sucden Financial.

Michael Overlander said, “Being a highly diversified company within the heart of a vibrant and successful trading group, we offer our clients access to a wide variety of financial instruments, which alongside FX, encompasses key global commodities including base metals, energy and agricultural products. Our understanding of risk and the need for prudent controls marries well with the appointment of Wayne, who brings his own experience and understanding of pricing management to our e-FX Team.”

He added, “In the calendar year of 2014 we recorded our highest operating profits to date. As we enter our 42nd year, the road for 2015 and beyond will provide us with further opportunities to grow and diversify a business that has always embraced prudent and steady growth.”

Peter Brooks, Co-Head of e-FX comments, “We will be capitalising on Wayne’s extensive trading and liquidity management experience and are pleased to welcome him to the e-FX team. We will be working together to further develop the team, whilst continuing to deliver a market leading service to clients.”

Wayne Roworth, Co-Head of e-FX comments, “Sucden Financial has a strong reputation in Foreign Exchange and I look forward to drawing on my skills and experience and working with Peter to help create further success for the firm.”

With a history of over 40 years in the financial markets, Sucden Financial offers a highly reliable electronic offering for retail brokers and other firms seeking access to FX and bullion liquidity. CFDs and futures can also be streamed via API and clients can benefit from customised solutions utilising the latest technology.

About Sucden Financial

Sucden Financial is a leading international derivatives and FX broker providing access to a broad range of markets, including exchange and OTC traded products, as well as equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and bullion.

The company was formed in 1973 as the London brokerage arm of Sucden, an independent leader in soft commodities trading.  Sucden Financial has since evolved into one of the largest brokers for traders, fabricators, producers, consumers, investment houses, hedge funds, commodity firms and retail brokers.

Sucden Financial is a ring dealing member of the London Metal Exchange (LME) and has access to major global exchanges, offering clients fast, direct access to worldwide markets.

All senior appointments to Sucden Financial Limited are subject to regulatory approval.

Based in the City of London, Sucden Financial also has offices in Moscow and subsidiaries in Hong Kong (Sucden Financial (HK) Limited) and New York (Sucden Futures Inc.).

Sucden Financial Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Sucden Financial (HK) Limited is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC).

Sucden Futures Inc. is registered with the National Futures Association (NFA).
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