Barclays’ global co-head of EM and G10 flow trading departs

James Hassett leaves UK bank after 17 years in various senior FX trading roles

James Hassett
James Hassett: believed to have left in March.

James Hassett, one of Barclays’ top foreign exchange trading executives in Asia-Pacific (Apac), has left after more than 17 years with the UK bank.

During his tenure, Hassett held a variety of senior FX roles in London, Singapore and Sydney, including global head of FX forwards and non-deliverable forwards trading, head of FX trading and head of emerging markets (EM) macro trading.

In August 2020, he relocated to Singapore as global co-head of EM macro and G10 linear FX trading, overseeing the

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