Saxo Bank hires global trading and sales heads

Claus Nielsen joined as global head of trading on July 1. He left Jyske Bank in Silkeborg where he was head of FX. Reporting directly to co-chief executive officers Kim Fournais and Lars Christensen at Saxo in Copenhagen, Nielsen is responsible for market making across all Saxo Bank products (FX, contracts for difference and futures) with specific day-to-day management of the trading desk.

Also reporting to Fournais and Christensen, Hans-Petter Bjørnestad joined as global head of sales. He also

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