Two of the leading figures in NYSE Liffe’s
commodity derivatives section have departed the exchange,
according to FOWi sources writes Nicola
They join a growing list of
eminent departures from the NYSE Euronext’s London
offices ahead of Intercontinental Exchange’s
planned acquisition of the group later this year.
Peter Blogg left his role as head
of product and market development in April and his LinkedIn
profile states he is on garden leave until mid-July.
Short run in role
Having joined NYSE
Euronext’s London-based derivatives exchange over
7 years ago, his experience in the global commodity derivatives
and physical markets spans more than 17 years.
had returned to Liffe following his previous departure in 2000,
after which he worked as a business development director for
commodity market services and as a senior associate for
derivatives consultancy, Contango Markets.
His colleague Eric Hasham has also left his role as head of
market development, commodity derivatives which he took on last
Back to Liffe
In a career spanning more than 2 decades, he notably
also held the role of acting CEO of Dubai Gold and Commodities
Exchange for two years until 2011.
Hasham had previously worked as a consultant for Euronext in
2006, supporting the feasibility review and subsequent
development and launch of the raw sugar futures contract in
addition to developing other new over the counter commodity
Earlier this year FOWi also reported NYSE Liffe’s
head of fixed income derivatives Paul MacGregor departure to
join technology vendor FFastFill.
Most recently, Gemma Lloyd left
after just four months as the group’s sales and
business development manager for Northern Europe to head the
client service team for clearing and settlement firm, GH