Press Release: Michael P. Tobin Named Chief Technology Officer of Cürex Group
LIGHTNING RELEASES: NEW YORK, NY (6/19/2014) – The Cürex Group announced today that Michael P. Tobin has been appointed its new Senior Managing Director and Chief Technology Officer, a new position at this New York, NY based institutional foreign exchange, execution and index data company. Mr. Tobin, 43, is a proven technology leader in the financial services industry with deep experience and expertise in building and developing large scale, high performance, global systems in the front, middle and back office trading areas of global foreign exchange and other institutional securities trading areas. He joins Cürex from Knight Capital Americas where he spent 13 years developing and managing a broad range of technology-driven solutions and innovations across equity, fixed income, FX futures and options platforms.
Commenting on Mr. Tobin’s appointment, Jamie Singleton, Cürex Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said, “We are very excited to welcome Mike to Cürex. He brings significant executive management expertise to our technology platform. Mike will coordinate all technology development and infrastructure and his twenty plus years of experience will be invaluable as we focus on executing numerous opportunities with our strategic partners.”
Mike Tobin added, “I am looking forward to working with the Cürex team and helping apply and further develop their innovations to bring long overdue transparency and fairness to FX trading as well as introducing exciting new products and efficiency to global FX activities. The technology- driven possibilities for Cürex and our data and product development partners are truly exciting.”
About Cürex Group
The Cürex Group is a financial technology solutions provider whose business objective is to provide fairness and transparency to users of foreign exchange, whether they are institutions, corporations or investors. We primarily focus on four business opportunities: foreign exchange execution, foreign exchange indices, data sales, and financial product design and support. Our mission is to work in partnership with our clients to create more efficient foreign exchange investment structures and to lower transaction costs and add unparalleled clarity to all foreign exchange activity. Headquartered in New York, Cürex is independently owned and not affiliated with any other financial services company.
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