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FT Interactive Data’s Peck Steps Down to Pursue Other Interests

John Peck will be leaving FT Interactive Data at the end of this month after six years with the company. At FT Interactive Data he was director of European business, reporting to European head Roger Sargeant. Peck says he is considering other opportunities to work with partners within the financial markets. Sargeant says, “John has…

DSTi Names Stallard Marketing Chief

DST International has appointed Paul Stallard as global marketing director. He was previously sales and marketing director at Fyshe Group. Stallard, whose appointment follows that of Ian Hunt, DSTi’s new head of global product strategy, will be responsible for global branding, product positioning and for managing DSTi’s global marketing. Meanwhile, DST International has made six…

Principia Partners Hires Rand to Lead Sales

Harvey Rand has joined New Jersey-based Principia Partners as executive vice president of sales and customer relationship management. A veteran of Summit Systems, Fusion Systems and Sybase, Rand was previously at learning software provider Zoologic. Principia provides front-to-back-office systems for capital markets.

DSTi Names Hunt to Head Product Strategy

DST International (DSTi) has appointed Ian Hunt as head of global product strategy. Hunt will assume responsibility for DSTi’s entire range of products and will direct future functionality plans, including the R&D priorities. Hunt will also be responsible for identifying potential acquisition targets if he decides there is a need to buy in products, modules,…

Netik Names Two to Sales Team

Netik has expanded its European and North American sales teams with the addition of Laura Bedborough and Doreen Severs. Bedborough joins as sales executive, reporting to Keith Hale, managing director of Netik’s Europe, Middle East & Africa region. She has responsibility for new business development in hedge funds, investment management, prime brokerage and hedge fund…

Telekurs (U.K.) Poaches Incarico from FT Interactive Data

Telekurs Financial has hired Ciro Incarico has joined the new-business sales team for the company’s U.K. subsidiary. Incarico joins Telekurs (U.K.) Ltd. from FT Interactive Data’s Boston sales office, where he spent the past three years as account/relationship manager, having worked for the FT Interactive Data for seven years.

Coexis Poaches O’Brien From ADP Brokerage Services

Donal O’Brien has joined U.K. reference data and rules-based processing system provider Coexis as director of business development. Most recently co-chief technology officer at ADP Brokerage Services Group, O’Brien was the original designer of ADP Wilco’s Gloss trade processing and settlement platform. At Coexis, he is reunited with Terry Williams, founder of Wilco, and will…

Reuters DataScope Reference Data Group Bolsters Staff

Reuters has made a number of sales, operations and relationship hires within its DataScope reference data business group. Alistair Type has joined as business development manager. He was previously at FT Interactive Data. Pierre Poux becomes sales manager, based in Paris. He was previously deputy general manager and head of sales at Fininfo. Within operations,…

EDI Names Two to Reinforce London Sales Team

Reference data supplier Exchange Data International (EDI) has named two business development managers to its London sales team, both reporting to director Kevin Brady. Rickie Glasgow joins from Reuters, where he was product manager for DataScope Portfolio and Global Pricing. Andy Sabourin joins from HSBC’s market data division. Prior to that he was major accounts…

Brewin Consulting, Infoshare Develop Single Client View

Brewin Consulting has teamed up with Infoshare to develop and market Single Client View, a data quality solution aimed at providing a single view across all client and reference data within the financial institution. The solution features a set of rules and meta data used to create a consistent view of data, yielding benefits in…