Trading Places: Jones named CEO at FOA

January 17, 2014 09:30 AM

Futures and Options Association (FOA) CEO Anthony Belchambers will step down from his position, to be replaced by Simon Puleston Jones, a former director at Barclays Investment Bank.

LSE appointed Sherry Coutu and Joanna Shields as non-executive directors with immediate effect, the FT reported.

DTCC appointed Paula Sausville Arthus as president and CEO of its Omgeo unit, succeeding Marianne Brown.

Euronext reshuffled its management team, withDominique Cerutti to remain CEO of Euronext and Euronext NV, but will step down as CEO of Euronext Paris. Anthony Attia, former senior VP and chief of staff at Euronext will be taking over as CEO of the Paris Exchange.

LME announced two senior level Executive Committee appointments. Stuart Loanwas named chief operating officer and head of strategy, while Catherine Lester was named chief financial officer.

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced that Joseph Cisewski and Scott Reinhart have been named co-chiefs of staff and co-chief operating officers.

India’s Multicommodity Exchange (MCX) appointed Manoj Vaish as managing director and CEO for three years from the date of joining, pending regulatory approval.

Janet Yellen was confirmed by the U.S. Congress as the next chairman of the Federal Reseve.

About the Author

Michael McFarlin joined Futures in 2010 after graduating summa cum laude from Trinity International University, where he majored in English/Communication. With the launch of the new web platform, Michael serves as web editor for the site and will continue to work on the magazine, where he focuses on the Markets and Trading 101 features. He also served as a member of the Wisconsin National Guard from 2007 to 2010.