Eisso van der Meulen joins EBS's Product team
24 September 2012
London and New York, 24 September 2012 – EBS, ICAP's market-leading electronic FX platform, today announces that it has appointed Eisso van der Meulen to its product team, reporting to Nichola Hunter, Global Head of Product Management.
Based in New York, van der Meulen will be leading product development initiatives with an initial focus on EBS's Global Credit management offering. Van der Meulen joins from Newedge's Prime Brokerage Origination and Structuring team where he led the effort to create an FX intermediation/prime brokerage product to complement the firm's existing execution and clearing franchise. Prior to that role, he worked at RJ O'Brien where he built the FX clearing and execution platform. Earlier in his career he served at ABN AMRO in a variety of roles including as head of FX Prime Brokerage.
Eisso van der Meulen said: "As a customer of EBS's for many years I have always recognized its leadership position in the FX market. I am impressed with the direction EBS is taking and its approach of partnering with the industry. It is very exciting to be joining the team at this time and I am looking forward to delivering the product innovations that will lead the market to the next stage."
Gil Mandelzis, CEO of EBS, said: "Eisso brings deep understanding both of the market and of our customers' needs and he has an exceptional record in delivering innovative solutions working in partnership with his clients and colleagues. I am thrilled by this high-calibre addition to the team."
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ICAP's award-winning EBS platform provides efficient and fair access to global markets for more than 2,800 spot FX, precious metals, NDF and NDS (Non-Deliverable FX Swaps) traders in over 50 countries around the world. The EBS system delivers anonymous, transparent, reliable and highly liquid trading opportunities, in addition to authoritative real-time and historical market data. EBS provides 24-hour access to unparalleled liquidity and depth and supports a wide range of forex trading strategies, as well as both application programming interface and manual trading for banks and non-bank professional trading organisations. Customers access the EBS platform through its EBS Spot, EBS Spot Ai (automated FX interface), EBS Prime and EBS Global Access (browser-based) services. For more information, go to www.ebs.com.
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