Sucden Financial establishes new Multi Product Execution Team

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Sucden Financial Limited has established a Multi Product Execution Team at its offices in London.

Targeting hedge funds, banks and real money asset managers, the team will be responsible for executing financial and commodity futures and options, stock options and stock indices, as well as fixed income and foreign exchange.

Heading up the team is Rick Brunton, previously Senior Vice President of Futures and Options Sales at Jefferies Bache. He brings a vast wealth of knowledge and experience in futures and options sales and execution and fixed income, having previously held positions with Cargill Investor Services, Mitsubishi Trust International, Credit Lyonnais, BZW and Lehman Bros.  Working alongside Rick will be Graham Bevan and Lee Deavall, both also previously at Jefferies Bache.

Graham Bevan spent 9 years at Bache Commodities and 3 years at Jefferies Bache within the Options Sales and Execution Team. He has an established client base including hedge funds, banks and real money accounts. Graham also has a strong knowledge of options and is well known within the options market making community.  Previous tenures include Banca Intesa SPA and Credit Lyonnais Rouse.

Having spent 3 years with Jefferies Bache and 15 years with Bache Commodities, Lee Deavall brings a wealth of experience in executing orders in exchange listed derivatives within the interest rate, equity, FX and commodity markets on behalf of hedge funds, banks and asset managers both electronically and on the floor. 

Marc Bailey, Managing Director at Sucden Financial said, “Having previously worked with Rick, Graham and Lee, I saw an opportunity to use their knowledge and expertise at Sucden Financial to create a new business area providing multi-product execution services for hedge funds, banks and real money asset managers.  The team helps to further grow and diversify the firm’s offering and strengthens our position in the market.”

Rick Brunton, Head of the Multi Product Execution Team said, “We are delighted to be working with Marc Bailey again and to join Sucden Financial, which has a strong and established reputation in the market. Utilising the firm’s trusted infrastructure, we will draw on our experience and knowledge of the market, together with our long standing relationships to assist clients in building and executing trading strategies.”

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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