Asian Futures Trading Group Appoints Quinhou Global Head of FX Sales – 20-Year Veteran to Build Firm’s Institutional FX Business from Hong Kong
Asian Futures Trading Group, an independent futures and commodities brokerage and clearing firm in Hong Kong, announced today that Matthew Quinhou, a 20-year veteran of the foreign exchange (FX) industry, has joined the firm as Global Head of FX Sales.
Quinhou is charged with growing the firm’s institutional FX presence, particularly among commodity trading advisors (CTAs), hedge funds and FX portfolio managers.
Reporting to Phillip Wei, Executive Director and Head of FX, Quinhou is building out the operation from Asian Futures Trading Group’s Hong Kong office with plans to expand globally next year.
Wei said: “We’re thrilled that Matt has joined our team to direct our business development efforts in FX. We have established a robust infrastructure to support our growing institutional FX business. With this foundation, Matt can take us to the next level with his great breadth of experience and strong relationships in the global FX community.”
Quinhou said: “Complementing Asian Futures Trading Group’s strong futures clearing and execution capabilities and established footprint in managed futures, our FX trading operation is ideally positioned to leverage the firm’s solid platform by providing both cash and exchange-for-physical (EFP) pricing on a global basis. We are focused solely on client business, providing full market access, coverage and transparency. Our goal is to provide the unrivaled level of customer service that Asian FTG client base has come to expect.”
Quinhou earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree in economics and finance from the University of Sydney.
Commodity Investment Resource Center
Asian-FTG.com announced today the launch of the next generation online Commodity Investment Resource Center developed four clients. The re-designed Commodity Resource Center offers leading-edge graphical charts that give unique insights into the commodities market at a glance, and a host of advanced tools and search functionality enabling customers of all skill levels to invest in commodities with greater ease, insight and speed.
“Most investors understand that commodity trading is a very profitable way to boost your returns. However, they are underutilized or wrong utilized because many investors don’t know how to research and select commodities and investment strategies in commodities.” said Paul Livingstone, Asian FTG’s Head of trading and Vice President of Investing. “So we’ve rebuilt the Asian FTG Commodity Investing experience from the top down to make buying and selling commodities as seamless, intuitive and straightforward as buying a stock.”http://www.asian-ftg.com/
The new Commodity Resource Center supports a full range of fixed income investing needs — for novice investors through expert traders — with new features, such as:
Strategy Analyzer – Run historical tests and analyze the performance of your automated trading strategies.
Market Analyzer – A turbo-charged quote sheet allowing you to monitor, sort and rank hundreds of instruments in real time.