Ivan Wong joined e-FX platform BidFX in Hong Kong this month, according to market sources.
BidFX offers clients a complete suite of negotiation tools across all FX products and a hub to all major banks algo suites.
The firm’s best-execution TCA features include pre-trade predictive models, in-trade benchmarking, and post-trade synopses all via a cloud-based solution. BidFX is a trading screen company.
Before moving to BidFX, Wong was a sales professional at Deutsche Boerse owned, 360TGTX Group for four years.
360TGTX is the anonymous spot market place of 360T. Offered alongside the 360 TEX disclosed platform, clients can fully optimize their liquidity mix in one combined ecosystem.
Wong’s career began as a manager at Barclays Capital in 2007.
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He also worked as a product specialist at Oanda Asia-Pacific and held a role in sales at Integral Development Corporation.
Prior to joining Deutsche Boerse, Wong served in EBS North America sales at ICAP.
Hiring specialists to support growth
In September 2019, BidFX added the former head of Asia Pacific distribution for XTX Markets to strengthen its team in Singapore.
Wai Kin Chan became the company’s head of Asia Pacific back then.
Chan joined the firm with nearly 20 years’ experience in Investment Banking and is now responsible for sales team leadership, driving the sales growth in the region and general management across Asia Pacific.
Jean-Philippe Male, CEO of BidFX said that the hire demonstrates the firm’s strong commitment to invest in its team and products to sustain the high growth of BidFX’ business.