CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Janjic, the Global Head of eFX/IRS Sales and Distribution at GFI Group, has now joined Advanced Markets, LLC as the Global Head of Foreign Exchange Sales and Distribution.
While with the GFI Group, Mr. Janjic launched the Prime Brokerage and Interest Rate Swaps Unit of Christopher Street Capital, a division of GFI. Previously he was with Morgan Stanley's FX team performing in a similar role. Mr. Janjic also served as Managing Director of Electronic FX Sales and Trading at Advanced Currency Markets as well as the Global Head of e-FX sales for Gain Capital.
"I am very excited to have Steve on board as a member of the Advanced Markets' team. He has a great balance of experience in both the retail and institutional FX space, which will blend exceptionally well into our Direct Market Access (DMA) model. Having a product that we feel is unmatched in both the retail and institutional environment, we are confident Steve will help to broaden our global footprint," stated Anthony Brocco, CEO.
Janjic will be responsible for establishing a global sales force focusing on e-commerce and Prime Brokerage Sales/Distribution teams. He will be an integral part of the senior management team and the future growth of Advanced Markets as a global player in the wholesale and retail Foreign Exchange Market.
About Advanced Market
Advanced Markets LLC (AMLLC), a registered FCM and RFED with the CFTC and NFA, is a Direct Market Access (DMA) foreign exchange brokerage. AMLLC provides DMA to one of the deepest and most transparent liquidity pools available in the FX spot market.
Our completely anonymous electronic dealing platform provides dynamic dealing rates from ten of the top interbank FX dealers, 24/6. The super tight spread environment and 'no dealing desk' (NDD) platform gives clients an environment that is conflict free. By having a true best bid /offer and best execution model, an NDD environment, and with ten banks streaming deep liquidity, CTAs can execute in confidence on the AMLLC platform.